WhatsApp For iPhone Now Plays Facebook and Instagram Videos Within the App

by Fredrick Graves May 8, 2018, 0:48
WhatsApp For iPhone Now Plays Facebook and Instagram Videos Within the App

Other than sharing photos and videos, Instagram can do nearly everything Facebook and WhatsApp can do.

WhatsApp fans look set to see a controversial change coming to the Android and iOS chat app. The technology is still a bit out, as only select Instagram users have access to the purchase feature at the moment. At present, this feature is now available for select users in the United States and UK. The update also allows admins to add and revoke privileges from other users in a group chat, as well as the ability to edit the subject, description and icon of any ongoing chat.

Meanwhile, talking of Facebook, the company will soon have the dating feature, allowing users to make a separate profile visible only to non-friends, who also opted for the same dating feature.

A feature was rolled out before that enabled the users to watch YouTube videos inside the app only, this new update for the iOS users will allow the users to do the same with Instagram and Facebook videos.

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The site reports that a spokesman for the San Francisco-based company confirmed to them that native payments for booking appointments is now live for a limited set of partners.

According to reports, the Instagram payments feature is visible to only select users in the U.S. and United Kingdom now. Till now, brands used to promote products where users can click on the items and can make a purchase on the brand's website. It is expected that the feature would be rolled out to Android phones as well very soon. Users can find this option in setting option on Instagram.

If the PIN is correct, it will take you directly to the chat page of that contact where you can see the payment status.

Experts believe Instagram could become a major player in online retail - thanks to its focus on glossy shots of products and glamorous lifestyles - if the payment facility proves a success. A maximum of four people can do video and voice calls at once. The feature is now said to be in beta testing and will soon be rolled out globally. Without making any big announcement, the photo-sharing platform added an in-app payments feature for a few accounts.

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