WhatsApp is planning to stop working on several ranges of old smartphones. This implies that the owners will never be able to buy newer gadgets if they want to continue making use of the chat app to the best of its capabilities.
On New Year’s Day, WhatsApp certainly planned to ‘remove support’ for a number of devices, which the updated version of the software, cannot any longer be installed on them.
This also means owners of these clapped out gizmos will also not be able to enjoy the new features or plugs for security holes which most of them will be able to often be introduced in updates.
From January 1, 2018, any person who is still making use of phones which run BlackBerry OS, BlackBerry 10 or Windows Phone 8.0 will no longer be able to update their WhatsApp software.
WhatsApp has to expand our app’s features in the future.
Efforts are on to improve upon better ways to give people better ways to keep in touch with friends, family, and loved ones making use of WhatsApp.
WhatsApp prefers to upgrade to a newer Android, iPhone, or Windows Phone.’
Last year, WhatsApp had dropped its support for Nokia Symbian S60 phones. It will, in fact, do the same as well for Nokia S40 handsets on December 31, 2018, and then onto devices running Android 2.3.7 and older after 1 February 2020.
Instagram is trying out a newer sharing feature that will certainly let one export one’s respective Stories to WhatsApp in Brazil, with a worldwide expansion that is rumored to take place in the not-too-distant future.
The social giant has released a similar tool that lets one export one’s Instagram Stories to Facebook, so provided everything goes according to set-up plan. In fact, one might soon be able to share your Instagram Stories to Facebook and WhatsApp simultaneously.
Facebook had acquired Instagram way back in 2012 and WhatsApp in 2014. In order to make use of Instagram’s Stories tool to be able to drive more people to WhatsApp’s social Status feature for some time, while introducing seamless sharing could just do that.
Facebook has tested a number of new features on Instagram in the past, only to scrap them after realizing they were not a hit with the sample group. It is possible that the same thing could also happen here.
One can keep in touch with their loved ones’ friend and colleagues through WhatsApp and any new additions to its operations will always be welcomed.
In 2018 mobile users will find WhatsApp very useful as it will feature newer dimensions to mobile conversations. These days communication has become very essential in all facets of one’s lives, the newer forms of innovative technological applications that reintroduced will enable mobile users to have access to people located at far of places. The focus has to be on smooth communication techniques and WhatsApp will definitely prove to be worthwhile in this respect.