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WhatsApp For Android Gets Group Description Feature

02/21/2018, The group chat feature in WhatsApp is a great way to bring friends, co-works, and relatives together. It can also be used to organize events, such as meetings, birthday parties, study groups, and so on. However all these groups can get confusing,...

WhatsApp Payments Setup Screenshots Have Surfaced

02/08/2018, It was reported not too long ago that WhatsApp could offer digital payments functionality to users in India as early as February. The Facebook-owned service is said to be working on integrating India’s Unified Payment Interface. New screenshots have...

WhatsApp Now Has 1.5 Billion Monthly Users

02/01/2018, WhatsApp has seen considerable growth over the past few years particularly after it was acquired by Facebook for $19 billion. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has revealed that the most popular cross-platform messaging service in the world now has more than...


Latest WhatsApp Beta Adds Sticker Packs Store

02/01/2018, One of the features of Facebook Messenger are its sticker packs. These are basically emojis that have been supersized and are more expressive and fun, and it is also a feature that we’ve seen other chat apps like LINE and KakaoTalk use to great effect....

WhatsApp Gets Support For Apple CarPlay

01/29/2018, WhatsApp is the most popular cross-platform messaging service on the planet. Countless users rely on it to stay in touch with their friends and family daily and they will now be able to use it with Apple CarPlay. It was possible to access WhatsApp when...

WhatsApp Notification Channels Added To Android Oreo

01/21/2018, Not all notifications were created equal. For example while you might be receiving emails all day, there are probably only some that you probably want to pay attention to. The same can be said for messages as well, like WhatsApp, which in the latest...

WhatsApp Digital Payments Could Go Live Next Month

01/21/2018, If a new report is to be believed, WhatsApp may add digital payments functionality to its app for users in India as early as next month. It has reportedly been working on integrating the country’s Unified Payment Interface, a government-backed...

WhatsApp Business Is Now Official

01/18/2018, Facebook-owned WhatsApp first introduced WhatsApp Business back in September 2016. It was made available in beta and those who wanted to use it had to first sign up and then hope that they would be picked for the beta test. Over a year after it was first...

WhatsApp May Start Warning Users About Chain Message Spam

01/16/2018, We’ve all been on the receiving end of chain message spam on WhatsApp. These ridiculous messages tend to get a lot of traction as some users foolishly believe that simply forwarding a message will enable them to continue using WhatsApp for free or...

WhatsApp Beta For Android Introduces Mention Notifications

01/14/2018, A while ago WhatsApp introduced a “Mentions” feature which basically lets users tag other users in a group chat, which can sometimes get a bit messy and spammy, so mentions lets users create messages targeting that user within the group chat. However...

WhatsApp Beta Introduces ‘Dismiss As Admin’ Feature

01/12/2018, If you’ve ever been in a WhatsApp group chat before, then you know that there will always be one user who is the admin. This admin status can be granted to others, and basically what it does is that it allows that person to edit the title of the chat,...

WhatsApp Beta Lets Users Switch Between Voice And Video Calls

01/11/2018, WhatsApp allows users to make both voice and video calls, but it seems that in the latest beta of WhatsApp for Android, it has been discovered by WABetaInfo that users are now able to switch between voice and video calls seamlessly. This means that if...

WhatsApp Flaw Could Let Strangers Add Themselves To Private Groups

01/10/2018, One of the features that WhatsApp added to its messenger service a couple of years ago is end-to-end encryption of messages. This means that messages cannot be read while in transit from one user to the other, thus making WhatsApp a relatively secure...

Instagram Stories Can Be Posted Straight To WhatsApp

01/04/2018, Facebook often tests new methods to link some of its popular services together. In October last year, the company allowed users to post their Instagram Stories directly to Facebook. It’s now working on something similar for WhatsApp. The company is...