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WhatsApp Developing New Catalyst Mac and iPad App

WhatsApp Developing New Catalyst Mac and iPad App

WhatsApp is rumored to have been working on a dedicated iPad app for a couple of years now. The last report suggested the company was working on a native iPad app with multi-device support. Now, more information has surfaced in this regard, indicating that WhatsApp is working on a new macOS Catalyst app that will also be available for the iPad.

How to Encrypt WhatsApp Chat Backups in iCloud on iPhone

How to Encrypt WhatsApp Chat Backups in iCloud on iPhone

WhatsApp has been in damage control mode in the wake of the global outrage that its controversial privacy policy sparked. Recently, it introduced end-to-end encrypted backups for iPhone users. That means you can now encrypt WhatsApp chat backups in iCloud via your iPhone for enhanced protection from hacking.

WhatsApp for iPhone Could Soon Let You Hide Your Last Seen and Profile Photo from Specific Contacts

WhatsApp for iPhone Could Soon Let You Hide Your Last Seen and Profile Photo from Specific Contacts

WhatsApp has been working on a few updates for iPhone users. The popular messaging service will soon let you restrict specific contacts from viewing their Last Seen, Profile Photo, and About. WhatsApp was first spotted testing this feature in September this year.

WhatsApp Rolls out Multi-Device Support Globally for iPhone and Android

WhatsApp Rolls out Multi-Device Support Globally for iPhone and Android

Following several months of testing, WhatsApp has finally rolled out multi-device support that allows users to link several devices to their account for simultaneous use, without requiring the primary smartphone to remain connected to the internet. You can update WhatsApp on iPhone and Android to start using this feature now.

WhatsApp Working on ‘Communities’ Feature for Groups

WhatsApp Working on ‘Communities’ Feature for Groups

A new feature “Communities” has been spotted in development for WhatsApp. By the looks of it, the feature could be a variation of the current implementation of WhatsApp groups.

WhatsApp for iPhone Could Soon Let You Pause and Resume Voice Recordings

WhatsApp for iPhone Could Soon Let You Pause and Resume Voice Recordings

WhatsApp is one of the most popular messaging apps. Despite adding a host of new features, users still prefer voice messages. The Facebook-owned company has added a new feature to voice messages that lets you pause and resume recording at a later stage.

WhatsApp for iPhone Is Rolling Out End-To-End Encrypted Backups for Beta Testers

WhatsApp for iPhone Is Rolling Out End-To-End Encrypted Backups for Beta Testers

It has been nearly a month since WhatsApp announced end-to-end encryption for backups. The new feature is finally arriving for select beta testers.

WhatsApp is taking Apple’s Help for Upcoming Voice Transcription Feature

WhatsApp is taking Apple’s Help for Upcoming Voice Transcription Feature

This year WhatsApp has announced a slew of exciting new features. The Facebook-owned company now lets you transfer chat history between iOS and Android. Now WhatsApp is reportedly testing voice transcription features. Once live, you will be able to get live transcription for voice messages.

WhatsApp Backups Get More Secure with End-to-End Encryption

WhatsApp Backups Get More Secure with End-to-End Encryption

WhatsApp already offers end-to-end encryption for conversations. Now the company has introduced end-to-end encryption for WhatsApp backups. In other words, the backup on iCloud or Google Drive will be end-to-end encrypted. Most importantly, the backups remain encrypted even when uploaded on the cloud, thus making it very secure.

WhatsApp Will Soon Let You Transfer Messages from Android to iPhone

WhatsApp Will Soon Let You Transfer Messages from Android to iPhone

WhatsApp recently rolled out the ability to transfer chat history from iPhone to selected Samsung devices over a wired connection. The company also confirmed that it would eventually roll out the feature to more Android devices. WhatsApp is now also working on a way to migrate your chat history from Android to iPhone.