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Yes, WhatsApp now has blue checks for read messages

Yes, WhatsApp now has blue checks for read messages

WhatsApp is worth billions of dollars, and there seems to be a good reason for that: many of you are using it, at least according to the flood of tips we are now getting. Today on the backend for WhatsApp they have evidently thrown a switch to make the double checks blue for when someone reads...
WhatsApp for Windows Phone gets updated

WhatsApp for Windows Phone gets updated

WhatsApp decided to publish an new update to its Windows Phone messanging app right in the middle of Microsoft's Windows 10 press event. The update appears to be a minor one with just bug fixes and improvements. The new version number for the app is 2.11.634.0. While the change log would seem...
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WhatsApp Video Optimizer update allows you to fine-tune settings for video conversion

Third-party conversion app WhatsApp Video Optimizer offers a quick way for users to convert videos to conform to WhatsApp's 16MB threshold for videos. The app picked up an update that gives users the ability to select the output folder as well as the resolution, audio and video bitrate. Here...
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WhatsApp voice calling for Windows Phone is coming soon, as announced over a year ago

WhatsApp voice calling for Windows Phone is coming soon, as announced over a year ago

One benefit of doing this job is you tend to have a bird's eye view of the mobile landscape. Specifically I mean you tend to know the history of every bit of software and hardware, unlike the casual consumer. Case in point is WhatsApp and voice calling. New articles are making their way around...
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WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger Windows Phone apps get minor updates

Popular messaging apps WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger for Windows Phone got new updates this week. However, neither one has a change log so we can assume they are minor revisions. The new version number of WhatsApp for Windows Phone is 2.11.688 while Facebook Messenger now has a version...
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Popular messaging apps WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger get bugfix updates

Both Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp have just received updates in the Windows Phone Store, but unfortunately neither one tells us what's new. Without having a proper change log knowing exactly what has been updated is impossible, but it is safe to say some bugs have been fixed. If you happen...
Xbox One SmartGlass and WhatsApp Video Optimizer both pick up updates

Xbox One SmartGlass and WhatsApp Video Optimizer both pick up updates

For those of you who use the Xbox One SmartGlass app for Windows Phone,  or who like sending music and videos through WhatsApp, you will want to peep updates for both of those apps going live today. Xbox One SmartGlass 1.0.7.4 Bug Fixes Not much in the way of detail for that update, but if you...
Here is what is new in last night's WhatsApp update: Notifications

Here is what is new in last night's WhatsApp update: Notifications

Last night, WhatsApp out of the blue pushed out a semi-rare update for their popular messaging app. Unfortunately, no changelog was included, so it was left to the masses to discern what is new. We should have caught the change, as it has been rumored for months now, but alas we have been...
WhatsApp scores an update, no changelog in sight

WhatsApp scores an update, no changelog in sight

WhatsApp for Windows Phone has been updated today, bringing it up to version number 2.11.670.0. However, it looks to be a simple bug fix update, as the changelog is from a previous version. Regardless of the lack of a changelog, the prospect of bug fixes and smoother performance should be...
WhatsApp Video Optimizer

WhatsApp Video Optimizer update allows you to fine-tune settings for video conversion

Third-party conversion app WhatsApp Video Optimizer offers a quick way for users to convert videos to conform to WhatsApp's 16MB threshold for videos. The app picked up an update that gives users the ability to select the output folder as well as the resolution, audio and video bitrate. Here...
WhatsApp Video Optimizer

Third-party video conversion app WhatsApp Video Optimizer gets a minor update

Third-party app WhatsApp Video Optimizer has picked up a update that sees a minor change in the encoding settings. Now, when you select the videos you want to compress that you want to share on WhatsApp, the fast encoding option is set as default. That's about it for today's update. The app...
WhatsApp Video Optimizer

Get this now: WhatsApp Video Optimizer for Windows Phone

WhatsApp is one of the most popular messaging clients around, especially for Windows Phone users. One limitation though with the app is the inability to send particular videos due to their size. Whatsapp force-edits (shortens) your video to meet the 16 MB requirement for sending videos, which is...
WhatsApp for Windows Phone gets updated

WhatsApp for Windows Phone gets updated

WhatsApp decided to publish an new update to its Windows Phone messanging app right in the middle of Microsoft's Windows 10 press event. The update appears to be a minor one with just bug fixes and improvements. The new version number for the app is 2.11.634.0. While the change log would seem...

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