WABetaInfo meldet, dass Whatsapp das Mindestalter für die Nutzung des Messengers von 13 auf 16 Jahre anheben will. Macwelt News
Unter iOS lassen sich Sprachnachrichten von Whatsapp auch dann anhören, wenn man zu einer anderen App wechselt. Macwelt News
The latest update to WhatsApp Messenger has added support for Apple’s CarPlay in-vehicle connectivity system, according to Dutch tech blog iCulture. Previously in-car WhatsApp access was only possible using the app’s Siri integration, but the advantage of the new official CarPlay support is that users can also receive WhatsApp push messages while driving.
With version 2.18.2 of the app installed on an iPhone connected to CarPlay, WhatsApp automatically appears as one of the icons on the CarPlay dash interface.
Image via iCulture The new CarPlay integration means that Siri will notify in-vehicle users when they have received new WhatsApp messages and [...]
WhatsApp announced on Thursday that its mobile app will stop working on some older smartphones from next year, as it concentrates on developing new features for the popular messaging platform.
The decision means that from January 1, 2018, WhatsApp will pull support for the app on iPhone 3GS and older models, as well as iPhones running iOS 6 and earlier. The list of unsupported phones also includes Android 2.1 and 2.2, BlackBerry OS, and Windows Phone 7.
Explaining its reason for the move, WhatsApp said that when it was founded back in 2009, the mobile landscape was very different.
„About 70 percent of smartphones sold at the time had operating systems [...]