Jan 08, 2021 07:33 PM IST
The biggest update for WhatsApp will be its multi-device support. People using different devices find it difficult as the web version or the desktop app still requires the primary phone to be active.
- Jan 07, 2021 12:55 PM IST
The latest beta update 188.8.131.52 update comes with a new UI for WhatsApp Web/Desktop.
- Jan 06, 2021 03:00 PM IST
Users have to accept these new policies to continue using WhatsApp on Android or iOS after February 8.
- Jan 02, 2021 04:00 PM IST
The stupendous rise in the number of calls was possibly because most people stayed home due to the virus scare.
- Dec 21, 2020 10:48 AM IST
WhatsApp Carts will help customers by allowing them to begin the order process directly, without having to individually message the business for every product listed on their catalog.
- Dec 20, 2020 10:18 AM IST
The WhatsApp voice and video call feature is available on the iOS and Android app.
- Dec 19, 2020 03:30 PM IST
As the company continues to make more additions, here is a recap of 10 WhatsApp features that were launched in 2020.
- Dec 17, 2020 02:43 PM IST
Reports suggest that starting January 1, 2021, WhatsApp will stop offering support on devices that are not running on iOS 9 or Android 4.0.3 or newer.
- Dec 17, 2020 01:20 PM IST
This year saw many startups broaden their service bouquet and large players march into the superapp battlezone. While on one side there is Paytm and PhonePe, on the other there are players such as Amazon and WhatsApp. And to make matters more interesting, Reliance and Tata have thrown their hats into the ring. So, 2021 could mark the beginning of a fight for the largest share of the pie.
- Dec 17, 2020 03:21 AM IST
The insurance and pension products are likely to be out by 2020-end
- Dec 09, 2020 09:04 AM IST
With WhatsApp carts, people can browse a catalog, select multiple products and send the order as one message to the business.
- Dec 03, 2020 08:53 AM IST
WhatsApp terms of services are also changing in 2021, and the upcoming feature is likely to be used to make that announcement.
- Nov 23, 2020 09:06 PM IST
The hackers have been using simple OTP to hack into people's WhatsApp account. Here's how they operate, and how you can avoid the WhatsApp OTP scam
- Nov 23, 2020 02:06 PM IST
The new feature will be available across all platforms, including Android, iOS, KaiOS, along with WhatsApp Web and Desktop platform.
- Nov 10, 2020 12:04 PM IST
The feature is an upgrade over the existing WhatsApp business account feature wherein people had to click into the business’ profile to see if it had a catalog.
- Nov 10, 2020 07:00 AM IST
WhatsApp Pay is built atop Unified Payments Interface or UPI, a payments infrastructure built by a coalition of large banks in India.
- Nov 09, 2020 01:21 PM IST
Imposing a market share cap on UPI is a retrograde step that will restrict customer choice and stifle innovation
- Nov 07, 2020 05:08 PM IST
In case you missed them, here are the biggest developments from the world of tech from the week ending November 6.
- Nov 06, 2020 12:04 PM IST
In a decision that will have a huge impact on India’s payments space, NPCI has allowed WhatsApp to go live on its United Payments Interface.
- Nov 06, 2020 08:49 AM IST
Mark Zuckerberg, in a video message, said that the company had been working on WhatsApp UPI with the NPCI to ensure that it is secure and reliable.
- Nov 06, 2020 08:37 AM IST
Almost three years after being launched in a beta testing stage, NPCI has finally allowed WhatsApp to start payments with an initial limit of 20 million users.
- Nov 03, 2020 05:45 PM IST
The latest feature has a new storage bar at the top that shows how much space is being used by chats and media shared on WhatsApp.
- Nov 01, 2020 06:31 PM IST
This feature is set to be introduced on WhatsApp for web, Android, iOS, and KaiOS.
- Oct 30, 2020 05:34 PM IST
The PIL requested the apex court to ask the central government to establish a mechanism that would automatically remove any forms of hate speech or fake news within a stipulated time frame.
- Oct 28, 2020 08:58 PM IST
WhatsApp was by far the most common medium used for sharing learning materials and activities, followed by phone calls and visits, says the ASER 2020 report