WhatsApp Coloured Text Status Now Rolling Out to Android and iPhone


This feature was first introduced by Facebook late a year ago on its Android app first, allowing its users to write their status update with a colourful background, font, and emoji combination. Just like on Facebook, users will be able to pick a specific font and background colour when sharing their status, and they will also be able to include links. The reason the feature rolled out on the web client too is that the WhatsApp Status feature received a lot of good feedback after release and the next logical move was to let web clients enjoy that experience as well.

The feature is available for both Android and iOS users. Whether you're looking for vacation recommendations or notifying a group about the address for a party, the text-based status feature allows you to update your contacts in a fun and personal way. To post a text-based status, tap on the status icon in the app.

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Itis believed the exercises will involve around 17,5000 United States troops mostly involved in the simulation side of the drills. His remark seemed to refer to the planned military drills between Seoul and Washington.

WhatsApp Status is a Snapchat's Stories like feature allowing user to share photos and now even texts with friends and family.

Interestingly, it is possible to change the privacy settings of the Status from the Settings of WhatsApp. In an interesting turn of event Facebook-owned company, WhatsApp has been updated and is now offering its users Facebook like colorful text-based status feature.

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It had also said that the issue of polygamy and " nikah halala " would be kept pending and would be dealt with later. The Triple Talaq case verdict would be announced by a five-judge bench led by Chief Justice of India JS Kehar.

However, don't confuse WhatsApp Status with the older option on the messaging app. "Once you tap reply, your message will be sent in a WhatsApp chat with a thumbnail of the Status update", WhatsApp added. You can select from the following three options: "my contacts, ' "contacts except" and 'only share with".

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He said that the United Kingdom should not be taking part in any "joint exercises" in the region with the UK's strategic partners. The start of the USA and South Korea drills not only caused North Korea to react but also prompted a warning from Beijing.