WhatsApp has been on a roll since the last couple of months. The cross-messaging and Voice over IP app has seen a lots of new updates in the last few months. Now, WhatsApp has launched new features in Whatsapp update, which includes new animated stickers, new wallpapers and sticker search in its mobile apps.
The most-used Facebook-owned messaging app has received several WhatsApp new update features. These include:
Video, Voice Call Via Desktop App: WhatsApp new update features involve allowing users to make voice calls and video calls via the Android and iOS apps. Till date, users weren’t allowed to use this feature via WhatsApp’s desktop app. But as per the new update, which is currently in the testing phase, the company is working on a feature that would allow users to make voice and video calls via WhatsApp’s Desktop app. The feature is said to release soon and would also support group calls as it does in the case of the mobile app.
In-app Announcements: WhatsApp is also rolling out in-app announcements. Currently WhatsApp informed users about its newly released features via announcements on its social media pages. But now, the messaging app is planning to introduce in-app announcements in the form of banner ads within the app itself. Once users click on the banner ad, they will automatically get the latest information about WhatsApp’s update.
Animated Sticker Pack: WhatsApp has introduced a new animated sticker pack in its Android and iOS-based app. The company has turned World Health Organization’s ‘Together at Home’ sticker pack into an animated sticker pack.
Sticker Search: A new feature in whatsaApp update has an all Sticker Search feature in its mobile apps. This feature allows users to search for relevant stickers just as they search for GIFs in the app.
New Wallpapers: The new WhatsApp update features also include new wallpapers in its mobile apps. The list includes doodle wallpapers, custom chat wallpapers, and light and dark wallpapers among many other quirky options to meet your taste and personality.
WhatsApp is also in the process of updating its Terms of Service that will come into effect in February 2021. The update will be made available via an in-app announcement. It is being said that the new update will primarily focus on how WhatsApp processes user data and how businesses can use its services to store and manage their WhatsApp chats.
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