A couple of weeks in the past, WhatsApp began to roll out a message response function for a couple of beta customers at the Android platform. The function has been within the works for somewhat some time now. References for the function had been first noticed in August final yr. For many who have no idea, the function is somewhat very similar to the message response function on Fb Messenger and Instagram. Customers on those platforms can react to a message with emojis.
When the message reactions had been rolled out for beta customers, it was once rumoured that the corporate will quickly roll out the function for all customers with the impending replace. Alternatively, a record by way of WABetaInfo means that WhatsApp is including a couple of extra functionalities to the function. Consistent with the record, WhatsApp is making plans so as to add a ‘+’ button within the message reactions emoji bar that can permit customers to select the emoji in their selection. Until now, handiest 6 emojis had been to be had for the message response function – Like, Love, Chortle, Shocked, Unhappy, and Thank you.
Apparently that WhatsApp is adopting the message reactions function from Instagram. The function works similarly at the photo-sharing platform and it additionally means that you can select other emojis to react.
WhatsApp may be reportedly running on a brand new function that can make it more straightforward so that you can message unsaved contacts. These days whilst you faucet on a telephone quantity within the chat bubble, WhatsApp takes you immediately in your default dialler app. With the approaching updates, the platform might display you extra choices after tapping on a telephone quantity.
As in step with a record, WhatsApp has began to roll out a brand new beta replace for Android customers. With the replace, the Fb owned platform allows you to use some shortcuts when settling on telephone numbers in chat bubbles. Consistent with the screenshots shared within the record, WhatsApp displays Android customers new choices corresponding to Upload to contacts and Dial after the beta replace.