WhatsApp announced today that it has reached one billion daily active users as the company also shared some other stats on how the service is being used. The one billion active daily users is up from the one billion monthly actives it announced last year, and monthly users too are up. The...
WhatsApp is working on a new feature that will let you watch YouTube videos within the messaging app, according to WABetaInfo. When you hit a link to a YouTube video in current versions of the app, the YouTube app will open and take over your entire screen. This functionality isn’t exactly...
WhatsApp will be ending support for BlackBerry OS, BlackBerry 10, Nokia S40, and Nokia S60 platforms on June 30. This step comes after the Facebook-owned brand decided in November to delay ending support for the ageing BlackBerry and Nokia software from December 2016 to June 2017. Support for Android 2.2...
WhatsApp is one of the most popular messaging apps globally, and has become synonymous with conversations on the smartphone. The app has a lot of handy features that make it convenient to use for its 1.2 billion worldwide but not every user knows them all. But fret not, as we are...
WhatsApp has quietly released a new stable update for Android users that brings some tweaks to the UI. Most notable among them is a new video call button and the relocation of the attachment button. You'll be able to see the changes when you receive the latest stable update...
Popular messaging service WhatsApp last evening experienced a major outage. According to a variety of reports on social media, users were unable to access the service and could not send or receive any messages. On attempts to access the web interface of WhatsApp, for instance, you would receive a “Trying...
iPhone users are in for a treat with the latest WhatsApp update. On Friday, WhatsApp released update (v2.17.2) for iPhone users which includes some visual changes to the app and also gives Siri the ability to read the latest WhatsApp messages. WhatsApp already lets users to compose and send WhatsApp...
Facebook owned chatting service, WhatsApp is testing a new feature that could soon let users recall messages sent within five minutes, offering a way to prevent embarrassment over mistaken texts. The sought after feature will allow users to "unsend" messages, removing them from a receiver's phone before they have had...
We all have a WhatsApp status that says something about us or what we are going through (except for our parents and cool grandparents - they still have the default "Hey there! I am using WhatsApp."). With users coming from every corner of the world - even the most remote...
One of the most anticipated features on WhatsApp is the impending arrival of gif images support. WhatsApp's GIF support has been rumored and promised and quasi-implemented for months now. In August, we got our first glimpse at GIF support through the option to convert videos with 6sec or less duration...