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whatsapp features

WhatsApp will hide 'last seen' status from strangers by default

Your status on WhatsApp lets other contacts know when you were online last, or if you're currently using the app

14 Dec 2021 3:19 PM

WhatsApp will now allow chat history transfers between iOS, Android

This feature will cover all transfers between iOS and Android phones, though it's unclear when it'll be available for all devices

11 Aug 2021 11:11 PM

WhatsApp launches 'View Once' feature

The feature will delete photos or videos from users' chats after they have been opened by the recipient

04 Aug 2021 5:56 PM

Soon WhatsApp may be able to delete your messages automatically after a while

WhatsApp beta tracking portal WABetaInfo has spotted a new self-destruct messages feature on the application’s beta version 2.19.348

28 Nov 2019 1:35 PM

Top 5 hidden WhatsApp features to enhance your experience

WhatsApp has its share of hidden features and some of them are not surface level; here is a look at the top five hidden features.

26 Nov 2019 3:47 PM


WhatsApp working on two exclusive features for Android users

The features may not introduce massive changes but will surely make instant messaging easier and faster.

16 Oct 2017 3:30 PM

WhatsApp adds new 'Night Mode' feature

The new feature is designed to deliver photos in low-light conditions.

04 Jul 2017 2:39 PM

WhatsApp denies 'backdoor' claims

The security issue was flagged in 2016 according to which messages sent via the platform could be intercepted and read.

15 Jan 2017 9:21 AM