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WhatsApp to reportedly add more ways to authenticate your identity

1 month ago   |   By WMPoweruser

In the month of October last year, WhatsApp added the biometric authentication system to Android, though the Facebook-owned company didn't add the support for face unlock. This came as a surprise to many as the WhatsApp iOS app got support for FaceID at the beginning of 2019. And if you're one of those who are...
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WhatsApp for Android may soon let you unlock with your face

WhatsApp for Android may soon let you unlock with your face

1 month ago   |   By Android Central

The feature cannot be enabled currently, even if you have the latest beta installed.
What you need to know
WhatsApp is working on adding support for face unlock as an authentication method on Android.
The feature is currently under development and is expected to begin rolling out soon.
WhatsApp will also soon start showing notifications for missed group calls.
A teardown of the latest WhatsApp beta v2.20.203.3 by the folks at WABetaInfo has revealed that the app could soon add support for face unlock on Android.
As can be seen in the screenshot below, the "Fingerprint Lock" setting will be...
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WhatsApp might add face unlock support for Android

1 month ago   |   By Pocketnow

WhatsApp is reportedly working on a slew of new features. From the much-awaited multi-device support to making voice and video calls using the web client , several features are in development. Now, it is being tipped that WhatsApp is working on bringing face unlock feature for chats on Android. The latest development comes from WABetainfo that tracks the upcoming WhatsApp features.
According to the report, WhatsApp will soon allow you to unlock the app using face unlock. This will be very helpful specifically for Pixel 4 users as the device lacks a fingerprint sensor and only supports...
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Face unlock support coming soon to WhatsApp on Android

Face unlock support coming soon to WhatsApp on Android

1 month ago   |   By Phone Arena

WhatsApp already offers users security features that allows the lock of the app using various methods. The easiest form of protection involves the fingerprint sensor, but there's another one that's just as easy to use, yet unavailable for WhatsApp users: face unlock.
It looks like WhatsApp is recognizing that there are phones that don't feature a fingerprint sensor, so owners have to rely on other methods of protecting their WhatsApp conversations. If your phone does feature support for face unlock, you'll be happy to know that you'll soon be able to use it with WhatsApp.
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