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WhatsApp gets serious about wallpapers

1 month ago   |   By The Verge

That latest WhatsApp update brings improved wallpapers and sticker search to the Facebook-owned app used by over 2 billion people .
The most notable change is custom chat wallpaper backgrounds. “Make your chats personal and distinguishable by using a custom wallpaper for your most important chats and favorite people, and you never need worry about sending the wrong message in the wrong chat ever again,” Facebook said in an email sent to The Verge .
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New wallpapers with dark mode support.
Separate wallpapers can also be chosen for light and dark mode settings. “Watch your...
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How to set a custom wallpaper for different WhatsApp chats

How to set a custom wallpaper for different WhatsApp chats

1 month ago   |   By Pocket-lint

As long as WhatsApp has been around, there have been people clamouring for the ability to go a step further when customising their experience. While the messaging app has long let you change the background that appears behind your messages, that's always been a single wallpaper for all your chats. Best iPhone apps: The ultimate guide Now that's finally changed - WhatsApp is rolling out an update that lets you set a custom wallpaper for each of your chats, along with a whole bunch more wallpapers to choose from as well as your own images. If you've got the latest version of the app...
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WhatsApp for iOS updated with new wallpapers and sticker search feature

WhatsApp for iOS updated with new wallpapers and sticker search feature

1 month ago   |   By WMPoweruser

Facebook today released a new update for WhatsApp app on Apple App Store. This Version 2.20.130 update of WhatsApp for iOS comes with two new features. First, WhatsApp has included new wallpapers. Second, WhatsApp now allows you to search your stickers with text or emoji. What's new in WhatsApp: Search and find your stickers with...
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WhatsApp is upping its wallpapers and stickers game

WhatsApp is upping its wallpapers and stickers game

1 month ago   |   By TechCrunch

WhatsApp is finally upping its wallpapers and stickers game.
The instant messaging service said on Tuesday that it will now allow users to set custom wallpapers for different chats in a bid to make it easier for users to easily distinguish the dozens or hundreds of chats they are simultaneously engaging with. There's no limit on how many custom wallpapers a user could choose to assign to different chats, it said.
“Make your chats personal and distinguishable by using a custom wallpaper for your most important chats and favorite people, and you never need worry about sending the wrong...
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WhatsApp lets you use custom wallpapers for each chat

1 month ago   |   By Engadget

Now that it has launched disappearing messages, WhatsApp is trying to make regular ones more memorable. It has not only launched a selection of new wallpapers and stickers, but made it possible to customize chats for groups and individuals. The latte...
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WhatsApp now lets you assign separate wallpapers for your favorite people

WhatsApp now lets you assign separate wallpapers for your favorite people

1 month ago   |   By The Next Web

WhatsApp is announcing a few aesthetic updates to its app today, largely in the form of new wallpaper features. Most notably, you can now assign different background images to individual chats. If you're anything like me, chances are you speak to a few people much more often than others. Now you can differentiate these conversations visually by using a custom wallpaper. Aesthetic preferences aside, it can be useful as a quick way to make sure you're not sending a message to the wrong person. Other updates include the ability to change the color of the default doodle wallpaper, and...
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