WhatsApp Stories April 8
Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp go down for many in brief, but widespread outage [Updated]
In an outage that’s affected many over the past 30 minutes or so, major products from Facebook including Instagram, Messenger, WhatsApp, and the giant social network have gone down.
WhatsApp Stories March 19
[Update: Back up] It’s not just you: Instagram, WhatsApp, and other Facebook apps are down
It’s not just you: Instagram and other Facebook apps are down. We’re seeing messages flowing in on social media and the Instagram web app is currently throwing a server error. Messages and posts are not loading in the app. We’ll keep you updated as we learn more.
WhatsApp Stories March 9
[Update: More info] WhatsApp appears to be prepping for password-protected Google Drive backups
Despite not being the most secure method of backup for your WhatsApp chats and messages, the ability to store on your linked Google Drive account definitely makes it much easier to switch between Android devices.
WhatsApp Stories March 3
WhatsApp Stories February 9
WhatsApp beta adds ability to mute videos before you send them
Sending videos on WhatsApp is set to get a little bit less annoying as the latest 220.127.116.11 is rolling out the ability to mute videos before sending on to a contact or group chat.
WhatsApp Stories February 3
[Update: Restored] WhatsApp drops support for Google Camera’s Social Share shortcut
With the Pixel 4 in October of 2019, Google Camera added a convenient feature that lets you quickly share your last photo or video to another app. An update to WhatsApp for Android this week prevents the Facebook-owned service from working with Social Share in Google Camera.