Instagram, WhatsApp are those major social media platforms that are owned by Facebook. WhatsApp Testing Messenger Rooms Beta Version Reports.
WhatsApp Is The Most Used Chatting App:
WhatsApp is arguably the most used chatting app today. This app is installed on almost everyone’s phone and used by millions of users. The best thing about WhatsApp is it keeps out rolling new updates that make the app more interactive and user-friendly.
WhatsApp Testing Messenger Rooms Beta Version Reports:
According to a recent report, WhatsApp is adding a new feature – ‘Messenger Rooms’ in the app. Messenger Rooms is a feature that will integrate the Messenger Room by Facebook and WhatsApp.
With the Messenger Room, people will be allowed to build groups of up to 50 people. Facebook has said that it will integrate Instagram with Messenger Rooms, but there is clarity on it right now.
WhatsApp Beta Version Out For Android:
The WhatsApp beta version 2.20.139 is out for Android users only. Users who are using the Beta version of the app will get this update. WhatsApp has not made it functional, if you are a beta user you will only get to see it but won’t be able to use this feature.
This is likely because WhatsApp is working on the feature and making it bug-free. The feature will be added, and its shortcut will be accessible in the chat/group spare sheet. So for now if you click on the new option, a window will appear which will be explaining to you about the upcoming feature.
Messenger Rooms Are Not End-to-End Encrypted:
The most loved security feature of WhatsApp is it is end-to-end encrypted. But the Messenger rooms are not end-to-end encrypted. Is that a potential security issue for Facebook and Messenger could be! It is something that the social media giants might be already working on. Even the video call sessions from the app can hold up to 50 people at a time. This is excellent news for everyone who trusts Facebook and WhatsApp more than Zoom today.