In the latest development, Whatsapp has rolled out a new update to the iOS platform, adding numerous features it has been testing for months. The update brings the ability to pause and resume while recording voice messages, which was being tested since October.
However, the feature is rolling out to all the users. This feature is also being tested on the desktop app. Other features in the updated version 22.2.75 are related to iOS 15. It includes support to Focus mode and the ability to display the profile photo of a user when they send you a notification.
In the upcoming updates, WhatsApp is planning to launch features such as iMessage-like reactions. With beta version 22.2.72 of WhatsApp for iOS, the app has a new setting to manage reactions, however, it’s still impossible for public beta testers to react to messages.
Last year, the company rolled out a new Quick Replies shortcut for the WhatsApp Business app. It allows businesses to send frequently used text replies with the help of keyboard shortcuts without actually typing them