WhatsApp will let you play voice messages while reading other chats and pause recording in new update

WhatsApp has added a host of new features to its voice message feature. On both Android and iOS, you will now be able to pause and resume voice messages, draft voice message recordings before sending them, and even play them outside of the chat. You will also be able to play messages at 1.5 or 2 times the regular…

WhatsApp may soon let iPhone users send up to 2GB files

WhatsApp may be the most convenient way to chat, but it certainly is not the go-to app if you want to send large files to your friends. You either resort to sending the files through cloud storage apps or just Telegram them. WhatsApp may soon iron out that inconvenience. According to WABetaInfo, WhatsApp is testing the…

WhatsApp banned over 17 lakh Indian accounts in November, says new data

WhatsApp banned 17,59,000 accounts registered with an Indian mobile number in the month of November. In its latest compliance report published in January, the Meta-owned chat app said it made the decision to ban accounts using the abuse detection approach, which includes feedback from other users and their appeals via…

WhatsApp working to bring Community feature to app, suggests beta app

WhatsApp, the Meta owned short messaging platform which is used by over 2 billion people worldwide, is constantly updating and bringing new features. WhatsApp Messenger beta for iOS has released a new update 2.22.1.1 This new update brings hidden references about creating Communities for a future update. WhatsApp had…

JioMart, Jio mobile prepaid recharges coming to WhatsApp in 2022

JioMart is slated to roll out widely on WhatsApp along with Jio mobile prepaid recharges in 2022. During the Fuel for India event on Wednesday, Akash Ambani, the Director and Head of Strategy and a member of the Executive Committee at, Reliance Jio, said JioMart and Jio mobile prepaid recharges to WhatsApp in 2022. He…

WhatsApp to soon allow users to send and receive money within chats using cryptocurrency

WhatsApp users will soon be able to send and receive money within chats using cryptocurrency. The messaging app is piloting the new payments feature with selected users in the United States. The feature was already rolled out to limited users six weeks ago.To bring the payments feature to the users in the US, WhatsApp…

Company managing OTPs for Google, WhatsApp and Twitter involved in spying: Report

Swiss company Mitto AG that assisted technology giants like Google, WhatsApp, Twitter, LinkedIn and Telegram with the OTP services, now finds itself in the middle of a global spying business. According to a report by London based nonprofit, The Bureau of Investigative Journalism (TBIJ), co-founder and chief operating…

WhatsApp voice messages to look better on iOS with next update

Texting is the easiest form of communication today, and that is because nearly everyone has access to a chat app. In India, that app is WhatsApp, but texting is mostly popular among young users. For everyone else, WhatsApp’s voice messages are how people communicate in India. If you are among the users of voice…

WhatsApp rolling out possibility to undo status updates for selected users

WhatsApp is working on loads of features to enhance the user experience. WhatsApp was spotted testing the possibility to undo status updates for the beta users. This means that users will now get to see an undo option whenever they post a status on WhatsApp. The feature was spotted on the iOS beta app and has not been…