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WhatsApp May Roll Out Two New Features for the Users

As per some reports, WhatsApp might soon roll out two new features – voicemail and call back for the users. These features are expected to be very beneficial for the users.

WhatsApp upcoming features

For the call back feature, it is said that it would help the users in calling back their friends without actually opening the app. The user will just have to tap the button and he would be able to make the call.

Reports suggest that this button would be present in the notifications panel. So, it is for sure that the users would be able to access the call button easily and instantly and call back to their friends.

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Another feature, that is highly talked about is the voicemail feature. This feature might be available to the iOS users. But, there is one condition in this feature.

It would operate only in the condition when the user is busy on WhatsApp call.

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The user will just have to record the voicemails and send them to whosoever he or she wishes to send it.

Further, zip files may also be introduced in the app, to send larger files.


Good News!! WhatsApp Unveiling End-To-End Encryption

Good News for the WhatsApp users, as it is unveiling end-to-end encryption for all the messages and voice calls over WhatsApp. This move has actually been initiated to protect the users from hackers; thereby assuring the users’ data privacy.

WhatsApp encrypting calls

The WhatsApp founder announced that since, the data and communication privacy has always been the priority, therefore, a technology has been developed that would help the app in protecting private communication.

WhatsApp has always ensured that the communication is easier and fun for the users; highlighting text in WhatsApp, is one of its examples. Further, ensuring the privacy of data is an added advantage.

According to reports, this encryption would be available on the latest version of the app where every photo, voice message, text message, call, video and file would be encrypted. This will also include the group chats.

Thus, the cybercriminals or hackers will not be able to see what is inside a particular message.

More Reasons to Love WhatsApp if These Features Get Rolled Out

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It is said that in the years to come, digital communication would be more vulnerable to hackers attack. Hence, introducing such a technology is essential, to secure the data and communication.


More Reasons to Love WhatsApp if These Features Get Rolled Out

There can be more reasons to love WhatsApp if some new features get rolled out or introduced in the app. This app is one of the most loved apps for communication. With WhatsApp calling, blue ticks and other updates, this app is gaining more and more downloads with the passing time. But, privacy is a major matter of concern for the smartphone users.

new features will be add in whatsapp

Hence, the customers would love the app multiple times, of certain features (like the ones mentioned below) are introduced in it:

1. Request from Friends

Request from Friends

As WhatsApp is acquired by Facebook, so, the developers might think of bringing such a feature in WhatsApp. There was news that a secret chat option on Facebook messenger might be unrolled. However, no confirmation is received yet.

2. Invisible Mode

Invisible Mode

Although available on most communication platforms, this feature is still not present on WhatsApp. A user will not be shown as online, if this feature is enabled. Hence, if you wish to have conversation with some of your close friends, you can use the invisible mode.

3. Undo the Messages

Undo the Messages

It happens quite often that we send a message to a wrong person by mistake. How wonderful it would be if we could undo that message within few seconds after you sent the message.

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4. Busy Mode

Busy Mode

While you are busy in work, the WhatsApp notifications might be very irritating for you. So, if something like busy mode was present on this app, one could make sure that the messages stop popping up. In this mode, the user’s status would be shown as ‘busy’ and all the chats would be visible only after he comes out of the busy mode.

The customers can just hope for these features to be introduced in WhatsApp. The time will tell the users whether or not these features would ever be rolled out in the app.


Now Highlight Your Text on WhatsApp in Bold and Italic

The WhatsApp users can now highlight their text in bold and italic format. Some new features have been unveiled for the android users that would help them to write in bold or italic format while having conversation with their friends.

whatsapp text in bold and italic

Last year also, some WhatsApp updates were introduced for the android users. Those features were highly appreciated by the common masses.

Whenever you wish to highlight a particular line or word in your conversation, you will be given the option to make it bold or italic (as the way you like it). Further, the file sharing feature also has been enhanced.

Now one can easily share any document from the Google drive. You could send different types of files from the Google drive. For example, PPT, PDF or word file. However, every file would be converted in to PDF format automatically, at the time of sending the document.

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Further, a progress percentage would be displayed when a backup is in motion. This will help one to gain an idea about the time he has to wait to use the app again.  Additionally, there are some changes in the profile section too. Now, only the name, photo and status would be shown and not the phone number.

So, update your WhatsApp and enjoy these features on version 2.12.535.


हैकर्स के जाल में फसा व्हाट्सएप, लाखों यूज़र्स को खतरा

व्हाट्सएप वेब के 200000 यूज़र्स खतरे में है क्योंकि इस पर साइबर अटैक हुआ है, जिसके कारण हैकर्स सभी यूज़र्स के पर्सनल डाटा और फोन नंबर का उपयोग कर रहे है।

Hack Attack on WhatsApp

माना जा रहा है कि हैकर्स किसी भी नंबर पर vCard भेज देते हैं मैलिशस कोड होते हैं जो यूजर के फोन या पीसी पर remote access tools (RATs), bots अथवा ransomware दे सकता है।

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vCard दरअसल एक इलेक्ट्रॉनिक कंटैक्ट कार्ड होता है जिसके जरिये आप किसी का भी नंबर अपने किसी मित्र या पहचान वाले को भेज सकते है।

RATs की मदद से हैकर्स आपके डिवाइस के एक्सेस को पा सकेंगे। Bots सिस्टम को धीमा कर देता है और ransomware से अपने डाटा का एक्सेस पाने के लिए पैसे चुकाने पड़ते है।

एक सिक्योरिटी फर्म का कहना है कि व्हाट्सएप वेब को हैक करना बहुत आसान है और इसके लिए हैकिंग टूल्स की भी जरूरत नहीं पड़ेगी।

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इसका खुलासा 21 अगस्त को हुआ था और 27 अगस्त को इसे फिक्स भी कर दिया गया। हालाँकि पब्लिक के सामने इसका खुलासा 8 सितंबर को हुआ है।

शुक्र है कि व्हाट्सएप ने तुरंत ही हैकिंग को रोक दिया और अपना कार्य जिम्मेदारी के साथ किया। इसके साथ साथ व्हाट्सएप अब 900 मिलियन यूजर्स तक पहुंच चुका है।

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वॉट्सऐप का गुप्त फीचर सिर्फ iPhone यूज़र्स के लिए

बड़ी ही खामोशी से वॉट्सऐप ने आईफोन पर एक फीचर लांच किया जिसके इस्तमाल यूजर्स अपने डेटा यूसेज पर लगाम रख पाएँगे।

‘द इंडिपेंडेंट’ के मुताबिक वॉट्सऐप का यह फीचर यूजर्स को अपने ग्रुप्स एवं कॉन्टैक्ट लिस्ट को रैंक करने में मदद करेगा।

WhatsApp Hidden Tool for iPhone Users

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रैंकिंग करने से यह पता चलेगा कि आप किस दोस्त से कितनी लंबी बात करते है और उससे बात करने में आपका कितना डेटा खर्च हुआ।

अब तो iPhone यूज़र्स के लिए वॉट्सऐप वेब से जुड़ना भी बहुत आसान हो गया है, इसलिए आप बड़ी सहूलियत से यह पहचान पाएँगे कि वॉट्सऐप पर आपका सबसे अच्छा दोस्त कौन है।

रैंकिंग का आधार रिसीव किए गए और भेजे गए मेसेज्स होंगे। उसके हिसाब से ही अनुमान लगाया जाएगा कि आपका सबसे अच्छा दोस्त कौन है।

हाल ही में वॉट्सऐप ने एंड्राइड यूज़र्स के लिए कुछ नए फीचर्स लांच किये थे। वह काफी कामयाब रहे। अब यह फीचर फोन की मेमोरी पर नज़र रखने का मौका देगा।