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New WhatsApp for Apple iPads and Mac

New WhatsApp for Apple iPads and Mac

New WhatsApp for Apple

The popular application among every smartphone user is “WhatsApp.” Almost everyone has a smartphone that uses WhatsApp. Whether you are an Android user or an iOS user, you must have this application installed on your smartphone. This app is mainly designed for Android smartphones and Apple iPhones. You should have been using this application daily for your chats, business purposes. This app has different uses for different kinds of users. Some use it as a Messaging app; others use it for official purposes. The app has developed a lot over the years since its creation in the year 2009. WhatsApp was launched in the year 2009 as a standalone messaging application. Many new services were added to it later on. Some of the new features are status videos or photos or text, group video calls, and also customer service from businesses.

Some Quick Facts about WhatsApp

WhatsApp was created in the year 2009 by two computer programmers Brian Acton and Jan Koum. Both the founding fathers were former employees of Yahoo.

WhatsApp is one of the most popular messaging services in the globe.

It’s named as “WhatsApp” by its creator Jan Koum because it sounded like “what’s up” from its pronunciation.

Initially, this app was released as a free app. Later it was converted to a paid app to avoid its faster growth.

WhatsApp Inc was sold to Facebook in the year 2014. Facebook paid a huge amount to buy WhatsApp. Fb bought about 19.3 billion dollars or 14.64 billion Euros.

This app has so much popularity because of its end-to-end encryption service.

Till February 2017, there are more than 1.2 billion users globally.

WhatsApp to launch a new app for Apple iPads and Mac

Yes, what you have read is correct. According to reports, the popular messaging application is planning to launch a new standalone messaging app for Apple iPads and Macintosh PCs. The present solution to allow WhatsApp work on iPads and Macintosh PCs are entirely based on the connection to the main iOS application on Apple iPhones. So, the user needs to keep his iPhone connected to the Mac or iPad always for sending and receiving messages from the Mac or iPad. The new standalone messaging app will allow the user to get rid of this dependency on his iPhone.

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According to the reports of WABetaInfo, the team of WhatsApp is working on a “multi-platform system”. They claimed that developing a new system that will allow the users to use the same account on multiple devices simultaneously.

Benefits of the new application

By using the new multi-platform system of the latest WhatsApp application for iPad and Mac, you will get the following benefits after the release of the app.

You can use the same account of your iPhone on your iPad without uninstalling it from your iPhone.

You will be able to use on your PC without having an internet connection on your phone by using the UWP app- this is the main reason why the team of working on developing a new WhatsApp app for iPads and Macs.

Also, use the same account on Windows Phone using the UWP app and WhatsApp for Windows PC using the UWP PC version application.

During the time, WhatsApp will soon make a new shortcut feature “Quick Edit Media Feature” for editing images. That will allow the users to do some modification and editing in an image that they have received on before forwarding it to other contacts. This shortcut will save time and storage of user’s smartphones if they send an image on clicking on the edit. Additionally, a new scan QR code feature and WhatsApp Pay is going to roll out soon.


So, wait for this new application to get a release on the Apps store for iPad and Mac. This app will definitely gonna change the way you use WhatsApp. You will have a completely new experience while using the new WhatsApp for your iPad and Mac.

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