WhatsApp latest news: Big relief for users! Watch videos directly from notifications soon, 'last seen' status left unchanged!
WhatsApp developers are constantly putting their best efforts in a bid to create and introduce new features for users of this multimedia messaging app. Over 1.5 billion people in the world and more than 200 million people in India alone use WhatsApp to communicate with their friends and family. Yes, that is exactly how popular WhatsApp is.
WhatsApp: New notification upgrade
WhatsApp: The 'last seen' status
Normally, a user has to open the WhatsApp application on his/her Android or iOS smartphone, just to check the video message. This generally changes the 'last seen' status of the user. But with this feature a user can watch a WhatsApp video directly from the notifications without affecting his/her 'last seen' status. Image Source: Pixabay
WhatsApp: Privacy issues
Yes, it is true that some users may not be concerned about the last seen status but it is important for most WhatsApp users. Privacy issue, about what WhatsApp users want to reveal about their activities and what not, is one of the most controversial issue that has hit the messaging app space. Image Source: Pixabay