WhatsApp

How to stop Whatsapp automatically saving Photos and Videos to iPhone’s Camera roll

How to stop Whatsapp automatically saving Photos and Videos to iPhone’s Camera roll

If you’re a heavy Whatsapp user, then you may have noticed that it automatically saves images and videos sent to you to your iPhone’s Camera roll.

The Whatsapp auto-save feature will not only use up storage space on your device, it could also end up using mobile data.

WhatsApp founder says company won’t change privacy policy for Facebook

WhatsApp founder says company won’t change privacy policy for Facebook

Responding to privacy concerns, WhatsApp CEO and co-founder Jan Koum confirmed that Facebook’s acquisition of WhatsApp will not change the privacy policies of the messaging service.

Leaked screenshots show WhatsApp’s upcoming VoIP calling feature

Leaked screenshots show WhatsApp’s upcoming VoIP calling feature

Soon after Facebook acquired WhatsApp, the CEO of the messaging service revealed that it will soon be adding VoIP calling to the app, rivalling existing players like Skype and Viber. Leaked screenshots of an internal version of WhatsApp for iOS show this feature in action.

WhatsApp to add free Voice Calls as early as April

WhatsApp to add free Voice Calls as early as April

WhatsApp, the mobile messaging service that Facebook acquired for $19 billion, will soon be adding support for voice calls, rivalling services like Skype, Viber and FaceTime.

Facebook buying WhatsApp messaging service for $16 billion

Facebook buying WhatsApp messaging service for $16 billion

Facebook is buying WhatsApp messaging service for $16 billion, according to a Form 8K filed with the SEC and subsequent announcements by both Facebook and WhatsApp. Facebook will pay $4 billion in cash and $12 billion in Facebook stock for the messaging company. An additional $3 billion in restricted stock units will be granted to WhatsApp’s founders and employees. These shares will vest over four years after the close of the deal. 

WhatsApp updated iOS 7-inspired design, new broadcast messaging lists

WhatsApp updated iOS 7-inspired design, new broadcast messaging lists

WhatsApp users have been patiently waiting for the app’s iOS 7 update to land in the App Store. The wait was worth it as the update landed today and brought with it a host of new changes including an all new design.

WhatsApp’s upcoming redesigned iOS 7 app update shown in video

WhatsApp’s upcoming redesigned iOS 7 app update shown in video

While WhatsApp is a very popular messaging app, its look has started to look quite dated, especially after iOS 7 was released. The company had its iOS 7 update ready in early October, but its beta testing seems to be taking very long, as the update hasn’t showed up on the App Store yet.

Today, WhatsApp’s iOS 7 redesign got shown in a German YouTube video.

Here’s what WhatsApp for iOS 7 will look like

Here’s what WhatsApp for iOS 7 will look like

While WhatsApp is a very popular messaging app, its look has started to look quite dated, especially after iOS 7 was released. The good news is, WhatsApp developers are working on an update that includes the iOS 7 look and feel, as revealed in screenshots shared by a beta tester.

WhatsApp rolling out one-tap voice messaging feature, hits 300 million monthly active users

WhatsApp rolling out one-tap voice messaging feature, hits 300 million monthly active users

WhatsApp, the popular cross-platform messaging app has started rolling out a new voice messaging feature, that will allow users to send audio messages to their contacts with one tap.

WhatsApp also said it has crossed 300 million monthly active users.

WhatsApp: Popular Messaging App For iPhone is now free

WhatsApp: Popular Messaging App For iPhone is now free

A few months back we had noted that WhatsApp will soon move to a subscription model on iOS to bring it in line with other platforms, where the app itself is free but users have to pay an annual fee. Today, the messaging company has put this into effect by making its iPhone app free.