Attention, Brazilians! If you’re not already aware, a new function is being tested in the beta version WhatsApp, The new service is called Contact Card, which is located in the conversation window, where it has a photo and four other icons.
Thus, with the update, the fonts and the text of the icons also changed.
In addition, the “Security” option in Settings also received an image update. In addition, in the “English” version of Messenger, the slider on security notifications has been simplified to make everything more simple. Also, since this is just an experimental suggestion, it is possible that the text will be changed in the future.
It’s worth mentioning that other configuration options in the “Account” menu, such as two-step verification, changing the number, requesting account data, and deleting my account, also underwent a visual update. This is all to make the application with a uniform design.
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Amendment . are available in the latest version of whatsapp beta for Android. However, there is still no set date for users of the traditional version of Messenger to receive the new icons. Even iOS should have access to the new images next week.
Last week, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced on his official profile the release of end-to-end encryption on backups stored in the cloud. Earlier, users had access to Google Drive and iCloud to chat and check files that were already on balance. Now, you need to create a new custom password to verify the content you have added to the cloud.
block contacts or strangers
hey WhatsApp It is the most used instant messaging platform in Brazil. Due to its popularity, it is often regarded by companies as a means of customer service and for other citizens, as a means of contact with family and friends.
However, from time to time some obnoxious content or even inconsistent users are circulated on the platform, harassing or harassing other users. In these cases, blocking is likely.
Blocking prevents an inconvenient user from sending messages and gaining access to their content, including status, profile picture, last seen, messages, among others. In this way alternatives are a great solution to the problem.
How to Block Phonebook Contacts on Android?
- Open WhatsApp and tap on the three dots (MENU);
- go to the settings and select the “Account” option;
- Then tap “Privacy” and then “Blocked Contacts”;
- Once this is done, click on the + icon to add the bad contact to the list;
- Select the contacts you want to block and that’s it!
How to block strangers on Android?
To block a contact that isn’t saved to your phone:
- Open conversation on WhatsApp with unknown contact;
- On the Notifications tab, slide the screen until you find the “Block” option;
- Select the option and exit the steps indicated.
How to block a contact on iPhone?
The steps are the same as on Android:
- go to “Settings”;
- Then select the “Account” tab, and then “Privacy”;
- Find the “Blocked” option and tap on “Add New”.
There is another option:
- Join conversations with unknown contacts or by phone;
- Press data on the contact’s name/phone number and wait for a new screen to open;
- Once this is done, slide up the screen and enter the “Block Contacts” option.
WhatsApp tests in-app cryptocurrencies with Novi wallet
WhatsApp is testing cryptocurrency payments within the application utilizing the Novi digital wallet, which is possessed by Meta.
After the failed establishment of Libra as a worldwide virtual currency, the aspect is currently found only with those who have WhatsApp in Guatemala and the United States.
However, Meta’s extended goal remains as it is. As the company declared, it aims to address the problems that 1.7 billion grownups around the world face because they are unwilling to participate in international banking systems.
In a declaration issuing about WhatsApp’s cooperation, Novi stated, “Being shut out of the global financial system has real consequences for people’s lives, and it’s often the most underserved people who pay the highest price.”
WhatsApp will now make it easier for users to end conversations and send cute stickers, finds a new update in their beta version
You know how in the past when you were talking to someone online and the conversation got lengthy without the two of you enjoying it, but didn’t know how to end it? Well, that problem was fixed a while back when many social platforms introduced a message reaction feature. The feature consisted of a number of emoji’s which could be used to react to a message of the sender. The feature was so well adopted that it unknowingly and unconsciously became the symbol of ending conversations.
While most platforms like Instagram, Messenger had this feature, one of the biggest online social chatting app, lacked it. Yes, we are talking about WhatsApp.
WhatsApp, however, now has jumped the bandwagon. The company is launching two new features, and one of them is the message reaction button, reports WABI.
According to the evidences of updates collected in August, the beta version of WhatsApp contained a message that the company was launching a reaction info pane which would give the sender a glimpse of how well the receiver had reacted to their message.
Users must be glad to hear it, considering now conversation could be ended in a more un-awkward way, specially the introverts.
The beta version currently only mentions the test to be done on iOS operated devices, but if things goes well, Android will soon be receiving the feature too.
However, WhatsApp isn’t leaving its users with only this feature this holiday season, but it also is introducing another new update to an already existing feature. We all know how strong the sticker game has gotten on WhatsApp since the tech firm introduced it a while back.
WhatsApp stickers currently have to be downloaded in your WhatsApp keyboard before you can attach it and send it to someone else. However, the company is now working towards a more convenient way, as spotted by WABI. You know you can forward messages on WhatsApp through a cute tilted arrow, you might be able to do it with stickers as well.
The company in its beta update showed the development of a feature that when you send or receive a sticker, you will be shown a forwarding arrow in front of it. Tapping on which you can directly send that particular sticker to your desired contact, without having to download it.
The tech firm is working through some minor changes that will defiantly make some major impacts and we cannot wait to see what else they will be introducing in the near future.
WhatsApp may soon allow users to react to messages
WhatsApp appears to be adding more features to its rumoured message reaction feature. It was also spotted in the past. This feature allows users to respond to specific messages in a chat. The new reaction information tab allows users to easily see who has reacted to a particular message. Individual chat threads as well as group chat threads will have message reactions. WhatsApp’s upcoming feature will allow users to respond to messages using different emoticons.
WABetaInfo reports WhatsApp plans to make it possible to respond to messages with a future update. It is currently in development, and may not be available in the most recent beta. Reactions will appear below the message. However, there is an additional tab called reaction info that will allow users to see who has reacted.
A screenshot of the new tab for reaction information was shared by the tipster. You can see that all reactions are listed under the tab “All” and then WhatsApp groups which responded to a particular emoji in a separate tab. WABetaInfo reports users can only respond to one message and that there are six emojis.
This feature was spotted in WhatsApp beta for iOS. However, WhatsApp is also working to bring the same functionality to WhatsApp beta for Android.
WhatsApp Web and WhatsApp Desktop users have recently received a new custom stickers tool that allows them to create stickers from photos taken on the computer. This feature is now available for both Mac and PC users. To create their stickers, users had to use third-party apps before they could send them to WhatsApp. It is not clear when this will be made available for iOS or Android users.
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