The other services and instant messaging applications are always looking to add new features, some that generate substantial amendments and others that integrate features that unveil how they will operate in the future, as at present they do Whatsapp and Snapchat.
An important part of such advances are presented in the preliminary versions or betas of apps, which are designed to test such implementations or modifications to detect faults and improve them in the official or final version.
Whatsapp and Snapchat are two of the apps with more users on the planet, the first already exceeds one billion global users
WhatsApp is one of the instant messaging apps more attractive environment both users and the developer community, the proof is its already 1000 million users around the globe.
A programmer Seville, Javier Santos, was able to identify several changes to the messaging service specifying a link to Facebook, this according to a report revealed by the Spanish newspaper El Pais.
As we know, Facebook acquired WhatsApp for the sum of 19,000 million dollars, warning that the popular app messaging work independently to social network way, something similar to what happens between Instagram and Oculus, two of the most connoted acquisitions Mark Zuckerberg and co.
Late last year, WhatsApp announced publicly that its service would be completely free and that the annual cost of 1 € is no charge for the service. He added that the way to generate revenue would be through the provision of professional services to various companies, ensuring that the free platform retain all kinds of advertisements.
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Whatsapp would use the number of mobile users to verify if an account is linked to Facebook
WhatsApp uses the number of mobile users to identify and is not linked to a profile of Facebook or email account. However, this “policy” of the social network could undergo a change in future updates. The idea of Facebook would be directed to share this information to provide better and more complete experience in the social network.
As for Snapchat, also it got the attention of several programmers during their beta versions or evaluation. One of the changes is among the plans of this popular super app is the incorporation of video calls, adding audio messages, a very familiar functionality for users of WhatsApp, so has unveiled the popular American publication Los Angeles Times.