WhatsApp for Android beta is working on a new Emoji category feature in the Doodle Picker, which separates emojis from stickers. The feature was spotted in Android beta version 2.19.106 beta update, but is under development and not enabled as of now.
WhatsApp is currently developing the authentication feature for its Android app that would allow users to unlock the app through the device's fingerprint sensor, but it will restrict them to take screenshots of their chats.
WhatsApp could soon be planning to add a new 'Ignore archived chat' feature to the app. Back in October 2018, it was reported that a 'Vacation Mode' was in the works, but it looks the feature will be called 'Ignore archived chat'
According to Dipak Das, he was trained in social media by the BJP state IT cell in Kolkata. “I have even participated in a session chaired by party president Amit Shah in Howrah. He called us IT yodhas and gave us a list of dos and don’ts in social media,” he says.
WhatsApp could soon support Apple's iPad as well, according to a report on WABetaInfo. The messaging app also has other features in the works, including an ability to block frequently forwarded messages
This week we look at how UP got to a place where mob violence that spiralled out of
control got a police officer killed, why the extradition of Christian Michel is a political hot potato &
how a WhatsApp video ruined a woman’s life in Kerela.
WhatsApp has its largest user base here, in India with over 250 million users. There is a lot more you can do on the app than just messaging. We take a look at tips and tricks on Android that will make you a smarter WhatsApp use.
The Union Minister made an elaborate speech in the Rajya Sabha where he listed out the various incidents of violence - like lynching - which were reported because of rumour-mongering on WhatsApp and laid out the plan to tackle it.