While video calling, users will also get the on-screen buttons to mute, flip and disconnect the call.
As of now, users can mute notifications of a WhatsApp group for a period of '8 hours', '1 week' and '1 year'.
Telegram users will now be able to curate different frames to be displayed in chats around the static profile pictures.
Telegram will now let the users enhance a video like other professional video editors.
WhatsApp said it had 500 million users in 2014 when Facebook bought it for $19 billion to boost its popularity.
By default, the Threads app will open the camera and let you create shortcuts for people on your close friends list.
Telegram's new animated stickers are specially designed to consume less data and battery.
All the conversation from the Direct app will automatically move to Instagram app.
At least three such WhatsApp clone tools were available on Amazon.com’s India website.
The attack had all the hallmarks of a private company working with governments on surveillance.
Kimbho was taken down yet again, and the company alleges that it was a conspiracy by MNCs.
Google says that the messages for web will start today and that other features will start coming out by next week.
WhatsApp Payments: Messaging app may turn heat on mobile wallet players, but game has shifted to value-added deals
What Facebook-controlled WhatsApp can do, however, is to possibly look deeper into your behaviour than other mobile wallet players like MobiKwik, PayTm etc
WhatsApp Group Info section has a "Dismiss as admin" option which allows an administrator to dismiss another one without removing him or her from the group.
Hike Messenger launches Hike ID, a unique identity that lets users chat without sharing their mobile number
Android users will be able to create and share their "Hike ID," starting next week. The feature will be rolled out for iOS users later.
WhatsApp registered these numbers despite the fact that WhatsApp went down at midnight on New Year for two hours.
You get two options when it comes to deleting messages. One is 'Delete for Everyone', the other is 'Delete for Me'.
According to WaBetaInfo, a popular website that tests new WhatsApp features early, the 2.17.70 beta WhatsApp update has confirmed group calls.
More than 1.3 billion people around the world are now using Facebook Messenger every month, the company has announced.
India's first home-grown messaging app Hike on Friday announced it had acquired Bengaluru-based technology startup firm Creo for an undisclosed sum.