WhatsApp introduces privacy settings in Android version




WhatsApp has added some privacy features to its Android version. Users can now provide information about where they have been hiding.’s Online The profile photo and status can now be hidden.

In the iPhone version of the “last gezien’ time could be hidden for some time but on Android that was hitherto impossible. In the latest update to the Android version will be introduced this possibility, however. Users can choose to show to everyone, just friends or just anyone. The “last time gezien’ Do they do that, then they can not see when others were last online. On the iPhone, users can simply choose the “last gezien’-time show. Everyone or just anyone

In addition, WhatsApp users show to friends only. On Android now hide their profile photo and WhatsApp status or That is not possible on iOS, it is not known whether this functionality will be found later on its way to the iPhone version. By default, otherwise both the “last gezien’ time and profile photo and status for all to see.

Furthermore, the new WhatsApp update includes a widget for the lockscreen, which can be installed 3.0 and newer only on devices with Android. In addition, it is now possible for a friend to pay the subscription fees. WhatsApp

Last month it was announced that Facebook WhatsApp takes for converted 11.5 billion, plus the equivalent of some 2.1 billion euros in shares that employees can get WhatsApp in the years thereafter. The acquisition resulted in many users switched to the alternative mobile chat client Telegram, who claims to have standing. Privacy paramount However, the privacy options that WhatsApp has introduced now still lacking in Telegram.

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