the popular WhatsApp Messenger is now available in an updated version for Android. In addition to new features, there are also problems.
WhatsApp update: Android version with Favorites and Link Preview
Das fix that now available in Google Play Store is available for download for the Android version of WhatsApp is available, in the main, has two new features: Firstly, individual messages can now be saved as favorites and retrieved later using a special rider , On the other, the so-called WhatsApp Rich Link Preview available. The ensures that links which you copied into a chat inside, appear as small preview. And with Direct Share (available from Android marshmallow) sends you photos or videos quickly to the most recently called contacts.
Users complain of problems
In Google Play Store-Forum are messages from users who complain of problems after WhatsApp multiply. So to all the chat histories suddenly no longer appear or videos no longer be sent.
WhatsApp for iPhone with 3D touch support
“Touch-a, touch-a, touch me” Janet Weiss aka Susan Saran-don singing in the “Rocky Horror Picture Show”. With similar excitement now iPhone users the Quarrelsomeness app can look forward to the most recent update. Owners of an iPhone 6S or 6S Plus can now press tender and therefore trigger different functions their Messenger. With a firm pressure on the icon to start a new chat or browse WhatsApp. Reckless “Peek and Pop” (daily and undoing) quickly leads also to pictures, videos, business cards, or sites that have been received through chats with you. In addition to various bug fixes the iOS version brings 2.12.9 also an optimization for languages that “right-to-left” prefer the write direction.
iOS version with asterisk marker
With the release of version 2.12.7 WhatsApp Messenger donated to a new function. Now it is possible to mark individual messages with an asterisk. Thus, important messages are to be found again more quickly, for example, the message with a specific address or a particular image. To ennoble a Message with an asterisk, press the message history for so long to the respective message until an additional black menu bar appears. After a tip on the star icon, the bar will disappear and the message now bears next to the time a little gray star. This message can then be found quickly: Open the respective chat and tap the top of the name of the chat partner. After a Tipper on Items marked with a starnews, the Star News appear
Statistics on board
In bed, in the train or even walking – WhatsApp messages write is an ongoing task for many. Since it is difficult to estimate how many leave messages and images daily smartphone. With the latest update to WhatsApp for iOS (version 2.12.3) this is now no longer a secret. Despite the App Store announcement, the update brings bug fixes only, is now also a statistics function on board.