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November, 2018

  • 17 November

    Facebook Messenger Rolls Out Unsend Feature for Android and iOS: Here’s How to Use It

    Photo Credit: TechCrunch Facebook Messenger to allow users to delete sent messages After deleting CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s messages from several recipients’ inboxes without any intimation in April this year, Facebook faced a lot of backlash from users across regions regarding transparency. To soothe people’s anger, Facebook had then confirmed that ...

  • 15 November

    Instagram Rolling Out ‘Your Activity’ Feature That Lets You Track How Much Time You Spend on It

    The Activity feature on Instagram is aimed to offer well-being of the users Instagram is now rolling out its own Your Activity feature that would track how much time users spend on the app. The feature, which lies inside the “hamburger” icon on the upper right corner of your profile ...

  • 14 November

    WhatsApp to Get ‘Share Contact Info via QR’ Feature, Easier New Contact Functionality: Report

    While WhatsApp is busy in enhancing stickers on its platform by adding a dedicated search feature and the ability to create custom stickers, the instant messaging app is rumoured to bring an ability to let users share their contact information via a QR code. This sounds similar to the Nametag ...

  • 13 November

    WhatsApp Stickers Tipped to Soon Get a Dedicated Search Feature

    You might have received plenty of WhatsApp stickers as Diwali greetings last week. There are tonnes of third-party sticker packs that have recently emerged on Google Play and tens of official stickers come preloaded. But since searching for new stickers on WhatsApp isn’t as easy as searching a sticker on ...

  • 7 November

    Instagram Stories Now Lets You Create Videos Longer Than 15-Second Limit, But in Multiple Segments

    Instagram Stories, the feature that is essentially inspired by Snapchat and is designed to share what you’re doing with your followers, has been updated with an ability to automatically segment clips. With the latest change, you can create clips multiple clips from the Instagram app that can be shared as ...

  • 6 November

    WhatsApp Status Ads Said to Be Coming to Android Soon

    The latest WhatsApp beta for Android is reportedly implementing ads for the Status feature Ads on WhatsApp are something that have been in the headlines for some time. But now, it has been reported that WhatsApp for Android version 2.18.305, the latest beta version, has received implementation of ads in ...

  • 5 November

    Instagram’s Two-Factor Authentication App Support Goes Live

    The new toggle for Authentication App can be found in Two-Factor Authentication option in Settings Instagram is finally widely rolling out a feature that lets users utilise a third-party authenticator app to log into their account. This new form of two-factor authentication, Instagram says, makes it easier and safer for ...

  • 3 November

    WhatsApp Reportedly Tweaks How ‘Delete for Everyone’ Feature Works

    WhatsApp is reportedly adding new rules to restrict ‘Delete for Everyone’ feature WhatsApp has reportedly updated the rules for its ‘Delete for Everyone’ feature to make the experience better than before. The feature that initially allowed users to delete messages within seven minutes was increased to one hour, eight minutes, ...

  • 2 November

    Shazam Now Allows Sharing of Content on Instagram Stories

    Photo Credit: Billboard Shazam now has an additional Instagram Stories sharing option within the iOS app Instagram has been pushing music-related features in the recent past, and now it has further integrated its third-party app integration with Shazam support. Users of the Shazam app can now share content as Instagram ...

  • 1 November

    WhatsApp for Android Gets Private Reply Feature With Latest Beta Update

    WhatsApp’s Private Reply feature enables a personal chat with another user in a group WhatsApp has started to roll out an update for its Android beta app that brings a new feature called Private Reply. The new functionality that allows users to privately send messages to a participant in a ...