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You can now mute chats forever on WhatsApp

1 month ago   |   By Pocketnow

WhatsApp is rolling out a new feature that lets you mute specific chats forever. It is adding a new ‘ Always ‘ option in chat settings. This feature has been in the beta for a while now, and it is finally rolling out to the stable version. The company took to Twitter to reveal the latest development.
You can now mute a chat forever pic.twitter.com/DlH7jAt6P8 - WhatsApp Inc. October 23, 2020
In the Mute Settings, we used to have three options: 8 Hours, 1 Week, and 1 year. Now, the third option is changing to ‘Always', which will let you mute a chat forever. You still get to choose whether...
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WhatsApp users can shop directly from chats now

WhatsApp users can shop directly from chats now

1 month ago   |   By Pocketnow

Facebook is leaving no stone unturned to turn WhatsApp into a business tool. The company is adding in-app shopping features in its messaging app. I t will enable users to buy products directly from chats. The company says it will expand ways for people to check out available products and make purchases right from a chat. The new feature is claimed to help small businesses who have been most impacted in this time.
With WhatsApp shopping directly from chats, people will not have to wait on hold, get passed from person to person, or wonder if their messages were received. During the pandemic...
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WhatsApp now lets you mute a chat FOREVER - here's how you can do it

WhatsApp now lets you mute a chat FOREVER - here's how you can do it

1 month ago   |   By The Next Web

WhatsApp‘s mute function has been a boon for many who've wanted to keep their notifications at bay. However, the maximum duration allowed for silencing these chats was one year. So, if you were part of a pesky group of relatives that you couldn't really leave, you had to perform the muting ritual once in a year. Now, the chat has rolled out an option to mute a conversation FOREVER. That's right. [Read: What audience intelligence data tells us about the 2020 US presidential election] The company has replaced the 1-year muting option with Always, and that's a smart thing to do...
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