WhatsApp is surely one of the biggest messaging platforms throughout. Despite great size and popularity, the app is slow to install features. For instance, many popular IM apps (Instant Messaging) offer seamless chat backup and sync across Android and iOS, but WhatsApp has recently come a long way in allowing iOS users to stream their conversations to Android, and that’s limited to devices on Android.
Even, Samsung Galaxy smartphone also stays in the cart and away from their instructions. However, it is learned that WhatsApp may be working on a new Community feature of its app, and in appearance, it may differ from the current performance of the Groups.
The latest WhatsApp beta v184.108.40.206 comes with several new cables that point to a future feature called “Community”. All of this has new string extensions on WhatsApp, which show activity in the new Community feature. And the Community feature will have a fair share of distinction with the existing feature of the groups.
However, these Community strings are new additions and exist alongside all existing strings related to the Group’s features, indicating that these two elements may be intertwined. In addition, one of these strings goes on to refer to Group and Community in the same definition, adding more weight to the assumption that the two elements will be present simultaneously.
The community may be a social media activity within WhatsApp as an IM app, similar to what the current Facebook Group is. The WhatsApp community can host multiple WhatsApp groups within them, and become a dedicated Channel of message management.
But unlike Channels with admin-only posting that do not promote any conversation, Community posts are more likely to handle wireless responses such as how Telegram allows for responsive responses to its channel posts.
However, as mentioned, know that this is a guess at the end. It is possible that WhatsApp may simply rename the Groups to be called Community, and the string change did not occur with this beta release. There are a few other doubtful possibilities.
WhatsApp Android App Updates – 220.127.116.11 Beta
WhatsApp is one of the most used messaging services, owned by Facebook. It allows you to send/receive text, photos, videos, documents, location, and voice/video calls. Also, you can share some of your most personal moments because of its end-to-end encryption security with the help of WhatsApp.
To maintain the popularity of WhatsApp, the company continuously works to add new features and improve the presently available features. Also, as a beta tester, you’ll receive an update that includes a testing version of WhatsApp Messenger on the Beta channel.
WhatsApp for Android 18.104.22.168 – STABLE
WhatsApp for Android 22.214.171.124 – BETA
- Get the latest WhatsApp Beta via the Link
Take a look at the features of WhatsApp
TEXTS – Simple, Reliable Messaging
WhatsApp uses your phone’s Internet connection to send messages so you can avoid SMS fees.
GROUP CHAT – Groups to keep in touch
With group chats, you can share messages, photos, and videos with up to 256 people at once. You can also name your group, mute or customize notifications, and more.
WHATSAPP VOICE AND VIDEO CALLS – Speak Freely
With voice calls, you can talk to your friends and family for free, even if they’re in another country. And with free video calls, you can have face-to-face conversations when voice or text just isn’t enough.
WHATSAPP ON WEB AND DESKTOP – Keep the Conversation Going
With WhatsApp on the web and desktop, you can seamlessly sync all of your chats to your computer so that you can chat on whatever device is most convenient for you.
PHOTOS AND VIDEOS – Share Moments that Matter
Send photos and videos on WhatsApp instantly. You can even capture the moments that matter to you most with a built-in camera. With WhatsApp, photos and videos send quickly even if you’re on a slow connection.
END-TO-END ENCRYPTION – Security by Default
When end-to-end encrypted, your messages and calls are secured so only you and the person you’re communicating with can read or listen to them, and nobody in between, not even WhatsApp.
DOCUMENTS – Document Sharing Made Easy
Send PDFs, documents, spreadsheets, slideshows, and more, without the hassle of email or file-sharing apps. You can send documents up to 100 MB, so it’s easy to get what you need over to who you want.
VOICE MESSAGES – Say What’s On Your Mind
Sometimes, your voice says it all. With just one tap you can record a Voice Message, perfect for a quick hello or a longer story.
WhatsApp might allow texting a WhatsApp user without WhatsApp account
WhatsApp might soon allow you to contact a user on WhatsApp even without having a WhatsApp account. To comply with the European Union’s Digital Markets Act, WhatsApp reportedly began making changes in the application, which will bring the third-party chats feature.
According to WABetaInfo, WhatsApp beta for Android 126.96.36.199 update embeds a new section dedicated to the new regulations. Since the third-party chats section is under development, it appears empty and it’s not accessible to users.
This third-party chats feature is likely to let other people contact users on WhatsApp even if they don’t have a WhatsApp account. In case someone from Signal wants to get in touch with you but doesn’t have a WhatsApp account, they will still be able to text you.
Third-party chat support is under development and it will be available in a future update of the app.
WhatsApp’s Exciting Makeover: New Look and Enhanced Conversation Filters Coming Soon!
WhatsApp is about to drop a completely new user interface of the app to Android users. With WhatsApp Beta 188.8.131.52, WhatsApp released a new look and enhanced conversation filters. Besides, there are several improvements to the usability and appearance of the application.
Continuing the development, WhatsApp is surely working on a revamped user interface for Android users. The latest update brings White status bar and indicates that WhatsApp has plans to change the font for its app name, which will be in green color.
WhatsApp will also bring the ability to users so they can filter their conversations by sorting their chats to get a list of unread messages, personal conversations, or business chats. The UI is also getting refined, with buttons to toggle these filters now feature much more rounded edges compared to previous ones.
WABetaInfo confirms that the new interface with the White header and Green app name is under development. It will be available in a future update of the app. If you are in the Beta testing program, you may get the redesigned app after updating the app to version 184.108.40.206.