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July 14, 2017

WhatsApp adds support for sharing any types of files on Android and iOS

WhatsApp has rolled out a new update in which it has added support for sharing any type of file through the app. Prior to this, it was reported that WhatsApp was testing a new functionality which would allow the users to send any type of file to their contacts or groups. The testing now seems to be over and the functionality has been rolled out for all the users of WhatsApp on Android and iOS platforms.

Although the users could send various types of files previously as well but, [...]

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August 12, 2016

WhatsApp Beta now lets you share content with multiple contacts on Android

WhatsApp is looking to add a new feature that will allow users to send or forward messages to multiple recipients, including groups, as the feature has been spotted in Android beta build version 2.16.230.

Previously users were able to share the content with only one user or a group at a time, and if you want to send it to another user or a group, you have to repeat the same procedure every time. However, with this new [...]

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June 24, 2016

WhatsApp hits 100 million voice calls every day

The famous instant messaging app, WhatsApp has announced that more than 100 million voice calls are made every day on WhatsApp, which is over 1,100 calls a second.

WhatsApp introduced the voice calling feature in March last year on Android, followed by iOS and Windows. The voice calling uses a data connection to place a call, whether over Wi-Fi or mobile data. A single WhatsApp call consumes around 1.3MB of data per minute. [...]

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June 10, 2016

WhatsApp Beta adds Quote reply feature on Android

WhatsApp is looking to add new message quote feature to its Android app, and the feature has been spotted in Android beta build version 2.16.118. The update allows users to quote somebody’s message at the time of replying.

To quote the message, users will need to select a message they want to reply, after that a pop-up reply button will appear on the top. Once the reply option is selected, write your message and the message [...]

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March 30, 2016

WhatsApp adds new Bold, Italic and Strikethrough formatting features

WhatsApp has now introduced a new feature, that will let users write text in bold, italics and strikethrough format. Users who have already  downloaded WhatsApp, will automatically get version 2.12.17 for iOS and 2.12.535 for Android, update on their smartphone.

Here are the simple ways to format the text: For Bold, add asterisks to either side of your text, e.g. *bold*, while for italics, add underscores either side, [...]

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March 2, 2016

Whatsapp new updates for iOS and Android; brings many enhanced features

The popular instant messaging application, Whatsapp has brought new updates for its iOS and Android platforms, both with different features, while it has also announced that it will stop supporting other dying platforms like Symbian 40, Symbian 60, BlackBerry devices (BB10 included), Android 2.1 and 2.2 devices and Windows Phone 7.1.


The update for Android platform brings many [...]

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August 26, 2015

Whatsapp for Android updated with Custom Notifications, Mark as Unread & New Emojis

The instant messaging service, Whatsapp has rolled out a new update (Version 2.12.250) which brings many exciting features like new Emoji, custom notification, mark as unread and many more. The update is now available on the Google Play Store.

The most talked feature in this update is the Custom Notification for each contact or groups. Now users can select custom options for tones, vibration length, popup notification, [...]

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