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WhatsApp adds new features in most recent update

WhatsApp adds new features in most recent update

WhatsApp has added a few new features in an update this week for iOS, adding photo filters, automatic albums in chats, and the ability to send quick replies to messages.

The photo filters are probably the biggest of the three; it lets you apply a filter to a picture, video, or GIF before you send it.

Right now, there are only five options: Pop, B&W, Cool, Chrome, and Film, but itโ€™s easy to imagine that WhatsApp could add more in the future.

Additionally, if you send multiple images or videos consecutively in a chat, theyโ€™ll now be automatically grouped into a single album instead of a stream of multiple in-line images.

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Lastly, you can now swipe right on an individual message in a thread to directly respond to it, which could be useful for group chats.

The new features are available on iOS now; no Android launch date has been given, but itโ€™s probable that theyโ€™ll show up in the near future.

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