DURBAN - WhatsApp has updated the beta version of its iOS messaging app, adding a number of improvements focused around media sharing according to My Broadband.
After the implementation of this update, WhatsApp users will no longer be able to copy, save, or export the profile pictures of their contacts.
WhatsApp has also made changes to its audio and video messages for iOS, changing the export codec for voice messages for M4A and adding improvements to streaming videos which have not yet been downloaded by recipients.
The beat update shows that WhatsApp is also working on adding a new type of message which includes interactive buttons.
The iOS changes for WhatsApp were submitted in a new update for the iOS version of the application and will reportedly be available in the next update on the App Store.