Advertisement


Advertisement

Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
General News WhatsApp's new feature to ensure that you don’t send images to the wrong contact
Advertisement
#1
WhatsApp developers are working on a new feature to improve the image sharing experience. In the new WhatsApp update, we get the recipient name below the caption. This will ensure that users are aware of who they are sending the image to while adding the caption. This however seems slightly redundant as WhatsApp shows the profile image of the recipient on the top-left corner. However, clear mention of the contact name below the caption is likely to be more helpful. This WhatsApp update is likely to reduce the instances of sharing images with the wrong contact.

According to information available, this new design change is rolling out to WhatsApp Beta users on Android. If you are a WhatsApp Beta user on Android, ensure that you have version 2.19.173 or later installed to test this feature. You won’t get the feature on an older WhatsApp update. According to WABetaInfo, this is available for images shared both on an individual or even group chats. Given that this is already on beta, it looks like WhatsApp is looking at bringing it to the stable version of the app. It is unclear if the company is working on a similar feature for iOS users right now. The feature is likely to arrive the iOS app but we are unclear about the timeline.

WhatsApp to take legal action to crack down on bulk messaging
This feature comes just days after WhatsApp made a new announcement. As previously reported, WhatsApp revealed that it will start taking legal action against users sending too many messages. The company stated that it will take action against companies and individuals using WhatsApp for bulk messaging. WhatsApp also clarified that bulk messaging is against its terms and conditions.

The interesting thing about the announcement was that the legal action is not limited to WhatsApp. This means that WhatsApp will take legal action against services outside WhatsApp. The company will take legal action against entities “engaged in or assisting others” in breaking the terms and conditions. As previously reported, WhatsApp will start taking actions from December 7, 2019. This move is likely to be part of cracking down on fake news and misinformation.

Source:
___________________________________________
Airtel Digital HD Recorder / Kerala Vision Digital TV
Reply
Thanks given by:
Advertisement
Advertisement




Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  General News: WhatsApp Disappearing Messages feature now available in India: How to use it on Android, iOS nairrk 0 104 11-24-2020, 07:20 AM
Last Post: nairrk
  General News: Whatsapp to soon introduce the ability to mute videos before sending, posting nairrk 0 138 11-20-2020, 07:46 AM
Last Post: nairrk
  General News: WhatsApp adds a Shopping Button inside WhatsApp Business Chats nairrk 0 176 11-11-2020, 07:48 AM
Last Post: nairrk
  General News: WhatsApp Bulk Delete Feature released: How to use it? nairrk 0 201 11-04-2020, 12:21 PM
Last Post: nairrk
  General News: WhatsApp disappearing messages soon to become reality nairrk 0 188 11-03-2020, 10:35 AM
Last Post: nairrk
  General News: WhatsApp gets a new feature that lets users mute a chat forever nairrk 0 214 10-26-2020, 07:38 AM
Last Post: nairrk
  General News: How to stop WhatsApp images and videos from getting stored in phone memory? nairrk 0 210 10-13-2020, 06:58 PM
Last Post: nairrk
  General News: New feature in Google Maps will show landmarks nairrk 0 198 10-02-2020, 11:51 AM
Last Post: nairrk
  General News: WhatsApp Beta brings Always Mute, Media Guidelines and other new features nairrk 0 209 10-01-2020, 06:22 PM
Last Post: nairrk
  General News: WhatsApp or anybody else cannot read your chats, assures highest privacy standards.. nairrk 0 138 09-25-2020, 06:13 PM
Last Post: nairrk

Forum Jump:


Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)
Advertisement