WhatsApp Moderation Feature That Lets Group Admins Delete Messages for All Users Spotted

WhatsApp Could Soon Let Group Admins Delete Messages for All Users

WhatsApp is reportedly working on a feature to allow group admins to delete messages for any user in the group, as spotted by a feature tracker. The world’s most widely used messaging service is said to be developing a moderation feature that is supported on rival messaging service Telegram, which similarly allows admins to remove […]

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Making Smartphone Data Anonymous No Longer Enough? Study Sheds Light on Privacy

Making Smartphone Data Anonymous No Longer Enough? Study Sheds Light on Privacy

Privacy measures that are meant to preserve the anonymity of smartphone users are no longer suitable for the digital age, a study suggested on Tuesday. Vast quantities of data are scooped up from smartphone apps by firms looking to develop products, conduct research or target consumers with adverts. In Europe and many other jurisdictions, companies […]

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WhatsApp for iOS Gets Ability to Pause Voice Message Recording, New Focus Mode

WhatsApp Now Lets iPhone Users Pause Recording Their Voice Messages

​​WhatsApp for iOS has been updated with the ability to let you pause and resume while recording voice messages. This comes as an extension to the recently introduced voice message preview feature that allows users to review their voice message recordings before sending them to contacts. The updated WhatsApp also brings support for Focus mode […]

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WhatsApp for Android Appears With ‘Community Home’ Where Multiple Groups Could Be Listed Under One Roof

WhatsApp Seen With New Section to Keep Multiple Groups Under One Roof

WhatsApp is seen developing a new section called “Community Home” where it would list all groups linked to a certain community and help users manage their groups. The change has not yet been made available to the public. However, it has been suggested through a new WhatsApp for Android beta version. WhatsApp Community has appeared […]

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WhatsApp for iOS May Soon Get Ability to Import Chats From Android Devices

WhatsApp for iOS May Soon Get Ability to Move Chats From Android Devices

WhatsApp for iOS may soon bring the ability to let users move their chat history from an Android device to an iPhone. At present, WhatsApp users on an iPhone are only able to migrate their chats from an existing iPhone handset and are not able to move their chat history from an Android device. Last […]

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WhatsApp Desktop Beta Begins Testing Ability to Pause While Recording Voice Messages

WhatsApp Desktop Beta Tests Ability to Pause Recording Voice Notes

WhatsApp is working on a feature which allows users to pause and resume voice recordings on the desktop version of the app. The instant messaging service recently rolled out the ability to review voice notes before sending them. The latest beta version of WhatsApp Desktop is now testing the ability to pause and resume voice […]

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WhatsApp Begins Testing In-App Support Chat on iOS, Android Beta Versions

WhatsApp Begins Testing In-App Support Chat on iOS, Android Beta Versions

WhatsApp is reportedly working on a feature that will allow users to contact and receive support within a WhatsApp chat. The encrypted messaging service had introduced a similar feature for some beta testers on iOS and Android smartphones in March 2021, but it was eventually discontinued. WhatsApp beta testers on both platforms are now seeing […]

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WhatsApp Starts Rolling Out Global Voice Message Player for Beta Testers on iOS

WhatsApp Starts Letting Some Users Play Voice Messages in the Background

WhatsApp has started beta testing the anticipated global voice message player on iOS to let some iPhone users continue to listen to their voice messages even when they switch from one chat to another. The feature allows voice messages to be played in the background so that users can listen to them directly from the […]

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WhatsApp for Android May Soon Let You Play Voice Messages in the Background

WhatsApp May Soon Let You Play Voice Messages in the Background

WhatsApp is testing a global voice message feature on Android that would let users continue to listen to voice messages even when they switch from one chat to another. The instant messaging app at present stops playing a voice message when a user leaves the chat in which that particular message is available. The update […]

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UP Elections 2022: Amid Covid, SP in Digital Poll Position on WhatsApp, FB, YouTube

UP Elections 2022: Amid Covid, SP in Digital Poll Position on WhatsApp, FB, YouTube

When Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav said that small parties were not in a position to take on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the digital arena in the Uttar Pradesh elections, and even requested the Election Commission (EC) to provide an equal field for other parties, he was downplaying his party’s grand digital […]

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