WhatsApp is one of the most popular applications in the world, according to the company, currently, more than 2 billion people use this messaging platform, which announced a series of new functions to start the month.
“ Although our main goal is still to offer a simple, reliable and private platform for people to chat with their friends and family, that does not prevent us from constantly improving the design of our product in order to ensure that WhatsApp continues to be the most useful way to connect for all users and from anywhere, "said the company in a statement.
Thus, in the coming weeks users will be able to enjoy new tools such as:
Animated stickers. The platform has detected that stickers constitute one of the most popular communication tools among its users. He points out that they send billions every day. To give an extra touch to this feature, it will launch new animated sticker packs that, it says, are more fun and expressive.
QR Codes. With this function you can add a new contact in the simple way. Soon, when you meet someone, you can scan their QR code to add it to your contacts. You will no longer have to enter each phone number manually.
Dark mode for WhatsApp Web and Desktop. This design that more and more platforms are adding due to its popularity will be extended to your computer.
Better video calls. Today WhatsApp supports up to eight participants at a time and, if you want to focus your attention on one of them in particular, you only have to hold your finger to maximize it in full screen mode.
They are also adding a video icon in the Group chats of eight people or less, so you can easily start a one-touch video call.
States come to KaiOS . Users of this Linux-based mobile operating system can now enjoy this popular feature that allows states that disappear after 24 hours to be shared.
These features will be implemented for users in the coming weeks and in the latest versions. WhatsApp so do not hesitate to update your app.