The messaging platform will increase the number of devices that can be connected to the same phone number. At the same time, iPads may also support the app in the future.
It’s official, WhatsApp will support multiple devices on one account. During an interview between WABetaInfo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and WhatsApp Administrator Will Cathcart, several information about the green-branded app was confirmed. looked b Cross-platform integration, a novelty long-awaited by Internet users. While today WhatsApp bans the use of two devices at the same time on the same account, within a few months the platform should allow the use of Support up to 4 different stations. The novelty should not affect the security of the messages, which will remain”Always end-to-end encrypted” The head of Facebook reassured, explaining: “It has been a huge technical challenge to properly sync all of your messages and content on all devices”
Messages are ephemeral and arriving on iPad
In addition to this useful new feature, Mark Zuckerberg also confirmed that WhatsApp is preparing to integrate some other tools inspired by the competition. As in Snapchat, it will be possibleSending ephemeral messages, which will disappear after viewing. It will also be possible to schedule the automatic deletion of received messages after a certain period of time. According to information from WABetaInfo, the company is also working on accessing a file Safe conversation, password protectedPlus, the ability to transfer chat history between Android and iOS devices.
related app access on ipad, Will Cathcart did not confirm the information reported by WABetaInfo, but was optimistic to say the least, arguing that upcoming support for the cross-platform will undoubtedly allow WhatsApp to evolve on more devices.