WhatsApp Messenger is a cross-platform instant messaging application that allows users to exchange text, image, video and audio messages for free. WhatsApp Messenger is available for iPhone, BlackBerry, Android, Windows Phone and Nokia devices. The app uses the internet connection of the user’s device to send and receive messages.
WhatsApp Messenger was founded in 2009 by Jan Koum and Brian Acton, who were both former employees of Yahoo!. The app was initially released for the iPhone. WhatsApp Messenger has since gained popularity, with over 1 billion active users as of February 2017.
WhatsApp Messenger offers a number of features that make it a popular choice for instant messaging. These features include:
- – End-to-end encryption: WhatsApp Messenger uses end-to-end encryption to keep messages private and secure.
- – Group chat: WhatsApp Messenger allows users to create groups chat with up to 256 people.
- – Broadcast lists: WhatsApp Messenger allows users to send messages to a list of contacts at once.
- – Media sharing: WhatsApp Messenger allows users to share photos, videos, and audio files.
- – Voice and video calls: WhatsApp Messenger allows users to make voice and video calls.
- – Location sharing: WhatsApp Messenger allows users to share their current location with contacts.
- – WhatsApp Web: WhatsApp Messenger can be used on a web browser.
- – WhatsApp Business: WhatsApp Messenger can be used for businesses to communicate with customers.