a The WhatsApp It is the most used instant messaging application in Brazil, and the company responsible for the messenger, Meta, has invested more and more to add the best user experience.
Some of the functions, which have been long awaited by users of the app, may be released later this year. So, check out the new tools that can be launched in no time in the messenger.
Hide ‘last seen’ for selected contacts
One of the most requested functionality of the app is to hide the “last seen” status of specific contacts. In order to meet users’ need for more privacy, Meta has started the testing phase of the new function.
According to the WABetaInfo website, the . file The WhatsApp It will add a new option in Privacy Settings, which will allow users to choose between the following “Last Seen” options: “Everyone”, “My Contacts”, “Nobody” and “My Contacts Except…”.
Administrators delete any messages in groups
Last Saturday (30), another novelty from The WhatsApp Discover. According to the specialized website WABetaInfo, a new feature may be released in messaging groups, which will allow the administrators of the shared chat to delete any incoming message for all participants.
The new feature was discovered in Android 188.8.131.52 beta and is currently under development. Additionally, there is no information about its release or availability for iOS devices.
Function to write voice messages
According to the specialized website WABetaInfo, a new function will be tested in the beta version of the messenger, on iOS devices, which will allow you to automatically convert voice messages to text. Also, according to the information obtained, the feature will only be released for iOS phones, since a specific tool is used by Apple to power it.
The functionality is not yet available for use, but everything indicates that it will be released gradually from the end of the year.
In addition to the novelty of the Meta application groups, the company responsible for The WhatsAppThe chatbot may be launched later this year.
The function will be a kind of official messaging channel, informing users of all the news related to the application. Currently, the status page is used to post WhatsApp news.
So far, there is no information on whether a user must register to access the chatbot, or whether it will be used automatically.
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