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WhatsApp For Android Video Streaming Feature Available Now

12/06/2016, It was reported late last month that WhatsApp was testing a new feature for its Android app in India. The feature will enable users to stream shared videos as they’re being downloaded. The feature has gone live. WhatsApp for Android users will now...

WhatsApp Support For BlackBerry And Nokia Phones Extended

12/05/2016, WhatsApp announced recently that it was going to end support for outdated platforms as well as older versions of existing operating systems. It said that the support will cease by the end of 2016. Many BlackBerry and Nokia phones were on the list as well...

WhatsApp Video Streaming Feature Reportedly Being Tested In India

11/22/2016, If you use WhatsApp, there’s a good chance that you’ve sent and received your fair share of photos and videos. Photos aren’t that big because WhatsApp compresses them. Videos on the other hand do take a little longer to download, but it seems that...

Facebook Halts WhatsApp Data Sharing In Europe

11/17/2016, Back in August, Facebook announced that WhatsApp will soon start to share their data with the social network. Users were given the option to opt out of this, and you might have seen this reminder being shared across your social network and in messages....

WhatsApp Has The Highest Monthly Active Users In India

11/15/2016, If there was ever a market that WhatsApp could and should focus on trying to engage more, it should most definitely be India. Why is this, you ask? As it turns out India plays home to the highest monthly active users in the world for the messaging...

WhatsApp Video Calling Feature Now Available To All

11/15/2016, Video calling is a feature that has been “missing” from WhatsApp. The app got video calling earlier so it made sense that video calling would be next. We knew that the feature was in the works as it was spotted in the Android beta last month, and the...

WhatsApp Two-Step Verification Goes Live In Beta

11/10/2016, It was reported a few months ago that WhatsApp is finally going to enable two-step verification to provide an additional layer of security to hundreds of millions of users across the globe who use this cross-platform messaging app and it has done that...

Free Global WhatsApp Roaming Being Offered By KnowRoaming

11/09/2016, KnowRoaming offers a SIM card and sticker to people who travel often and would like to save some money on roaming costs by connecting to local networks. It’s now adding a new feature which will enable users to easily communicate with their friends...

Facebook Halts WhatsApp Data Sharing In The UK

11/08/2016, Facebook announced WhatsApp data sharing earlier this year, the controversial move allows the cross-platform messaging service to share user data with its parent company, data which can be used for the purposes of advertising. The move wasn’t very...

WhatsApp For iOS Gets GIF Support

11/07/2016, WhatsApp conversations on iOS just got a whole lot better. The Facebook-owned cross-platform messaging service has flipped the switch on GIF support in the iOS app. This means that users on iOS can easily send and receive GIFs in WhatsApp chats. The...

WhatsApp Status Is A New Feature Similar To Snapchat Stories

11/06/2016, Facebook continues its streak of taking inspiration, to put it mildly, from Snapchat. We’ve already seen some of the company’s services introduce features that are quite similar to what Snapchat offers and it’s now doing the same for...

Video Calls Now Live On WhatsApp Beta For Android

10/25/2016, WhatsApp has proven itself that it is more than just a messenger app. Over the years the company has been improving and adding new features that makes it more than just an app that sends and receives messages, such as the the ability to make voice calls,...