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WhatsApp group description now available for Android, iPhone users

WhatsApp group description now available for Android, iPhone users

The description can be 512-characters long.

Mar 19, 2018, 10:24 AM IST
WhatsApp bringing major change to its app – Know how it will impact you

WhatsApp bringing major change to its app – Know how it will impact you

A stable release for Android and iOS is expected to follow soon.

Mar 12, 2018, 07:27 AM IST
Not just 7 minutes, now you have over an hour to delete your WhatsApp message

Not just 7 minutes, now you have over an hour to delete your WhatsApp message

Deleting messages for everyone allows you to delete specific messages you have sent to either a group or an individual chat.

Mar 06, 2018, 07:24 AM IST
You can't send money yet via WhatsApp in India

You can't send money yet via WhatsApp in India

The feature is currently in beta but has not been publicly announced because it is not widely available at this moment.

Feb 13, 2018, 10:27 AM IST
WhatsApp rolls out beta version of digital payments in India

WhatsApp rolls out beta version of digital payments in India

In order to configure the feature, users must first verify their phone number via SMS and then choose a bank.

Feb 09, 2018, 13:46 PM IST
Instagram adds GIF stickers to Stories

Instagram adds GIF stickers to Stories

Users can also browse through currently trending topics on "GIPHY" platform or search their collection to find a sticker.

Jan 24, 2018, 13:43 PM IST
WhatsApp Business now available in India: All you need to know

WhatsApp Business now available in India: All you need to know

Here's how companies can connect with customers via WhatsApp Business.

Jan 23, 2018, 15:02 PM IST
iPhone users can watch YouTube videos directly inside WhatsApp

iPhone users can watch YouTube videos directly inside WhatsApp

To view a YouTube video on WhatsApp, users simply have to share or receive the URL in a chat and they will see the play button in a bubble.

Jan 18, 2018, 10:21 AM IST
Hike Total to let users access services without active data connection

Hike Total to let users access services without active data connection

The product will be available from March 1 on Aqua Lions N1, Aqua Lions T1 and Aqua Lions T1-Lite Intex devices as well as Karbonn A40 Indian smartphone across Airtel, Aircel and BSNL networks.

Jan 17, 2018, 13:04 PM IST
Mobile app app usage activity saw 6% growth in 2017: Report

Mobile app app usage activity saw 6% growth in 2017: Report

As per the report, Android manufacturers make up two thirds of all active devices in 2017, while Apple dominates individual market share with 34 percent of all active devices.

Jan 12, 2018, 13:21 PM IST
Switch voice to video calls with new feature on WhatsApp

Switch voice to video calls with new feature on WhatsApp

Tapping the button will send a request to the person on the other side, asking if he or she wants to switch from voice to video.

Jan 10, 2018, 11:29 AM IST
India's first bitcoin trading app launched

India's first bitcoin trading app launched

The app would permit a range of transactions, including payments, remittances, business-to-business commerce, supply chain finance, asset management and trading.

Dec 28, 2017, 15:40 PM IST
WhatsApp asked to stop sharing data with Facebook

WhatsApp asked to stop sharing data with Facebook

Facebook acquired WhatsApp in 2014.

Dec 19, 2017, 11:58 AM IST
Instagram testing standalone messaging app

Instagram testing standalone messaging app

Instagram is working on "Direct" app.

Dec 08, 2017, 15:52 PM IST
WhatsApp's standalone Business app set for launch soon

WhatsApp's standalone Business app set for launch soon

In a new FAQ published on its site, WhatsApp has revealed more details about the upcoming Business accounts like how to identify verified Business accounts from non-verified ones.

Dec 08, 2017, 11:29 AM IST
Google Datally app: Know how to stay under limits of pricey mobile data packages

Google Datally app: Know how to stay under limits of pricey mobile data packages

The app is now globally available on the Google Play Store for all phones running Android 5.0 (Lollipop) and higher.

Dec 01, 2017, 12:16 PM IST
Snapchat redesign splits friends from content feeds

Snapchat redesign splits friends from content feeds

Snap Chief Executive Evan Spiegel earlier this month announced Snapchat would be redesigned.

Nov 29, 2017, 21:55 PM IST
Google detects spy app stealing info from social media, phones

Google detects spy app stealing info from social media, phones

Tizi is a fully featured backdoor that installs spyware to steal sensitive data from popular social media applications.

Nov 29, 2017, 20:12 PM IST
WhatsApp new feature to let users switch from voice to video call: All you need to know

WhatsApp new feature to let users switch from voice to video call: All you need to know

WhatsApp has over 200 million monthly active users in India and 1.2 billion users worldwide.

Nov 29, 2017, 07:47 AM IST
WhatsApp to introduce app for iPad users?

WhatsApp to introduce app for iPad users?

References of WhatsApp for iPad are spotted on latest WhatsApp desktop app.

Nov 12, 2017, 16:52 PM IST