After adding support for sharing any types of files through the app, WhatsApp is again up with new exciting features to be rolled out soon. The WhatsApp beta version 2.17.265 for Android comes with a new feature which allows Picture in Picture for the video calls made through the app. Interestingly, the feature is enabled by default for the ones running Android O Developer’s preview in their smartphones.
The Picture in Picture function which is not new to us basically lets [...]
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, [...]
Every member of the Facebook family of apps is pushing to bring copies of hallmark features of Snapchat. Firstly, Instagram Stories then recently the Messenger Day and now latest is the popular instant messaging platform WhatsApp.
WhatsApp has introduced the image doodling feature which was being tested in the beta version of the app for sometime and now it is available for everyone. With this new feature you can draw on [...]
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 [...]
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. [...]
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 [...]
The world’s most popular messaging service, WhatsApp has rolled out end-to-end encryption for its 1 billion users across all platforms, including iOS, Android, Windows, Blackberry and Nokia phones.
The end-to-end encryption for all communication means every message, photo, video, file and WhatsApp call made will now be completely secure. For added protection, every message you send has its own unique lock and key. [...]
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, [...]