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WhatsApp Messenger update finally brings the long-awaited voice calling feature
Version 2.12.1 also offers a new iOS 8 share extension.
| April 21
New images show off WhatsApp's long anticipated voice calling feature
WhatsApp Messenger's upcoming voice calling feature has been spotted in the wild.
| March 7
Facebook's WhatsApp Messenger launches Web client, but not for iOS users
WhatsApp Messenger has finally arrived on desktop, albeit in limited availability.
| January 22
Facebook's WhatsApp Messenger now has 700 million monthly active users
Facebook has achieved yet another user base milestone by way of WhatsApp.
| January 7
Facebook's WhatsApp Messenger now optimized for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus
WhatsApp Messenger has just been updated for the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus.
| November 18
Check it out: Facebook's WhatsApp now shows read receipts for messages
WhatsApp Messenger has just received a backend update that introduces a notable enhancement to its handling of read receipts.
| November 6
Not All Tech Acquisitions Are Created Equal As A New Infographic Shows
Here's a look at how the most recent acquisitions by Apple, Facebook, Google, and Microsoft compare.
Bryan M. Wolfe
| May 6
Facebook Confirms It Has 1 Billion 'Active' Mobile Users, 200 Million Instagram Users
Facebook and the Facebook-owned Instagram are both continuing to grow.
| March 26
WhatsApp Messenger Updated With New Chat Wallpapers And New Privacy Settings
WhatsApp Messenger has just been updated with several improvements, including new privacy settings.
| March 18
New Images Purportedly Show WhatsApp's New Voice Calling Feature
The first images have been released reportedly showing the VoIP feature on WhatsApp Messenger.
Bryan M. Wolfe
| March 14
Mark Zuckerberg Defends WhatsApp's Price, Claims It's Worth More Than $19 Billion
Mark Zuckerberg has elaborated on Facebook's WhatsApp acquisition.
| February 26
Newly Facebook-Acquired Messaging App WhatsApp To Finally Launch Voice Calling
Less than a week after its $19 billion acquisition by Facebook, WhatsApp Messenger has announced another noteworthy development.
| February 24
WhatsApp Messenger Finally Redesigned For iOS 7, Updated With Broadcast Lists And More
Nearly three months after the launch of the latest major iteration of Apple's mobile operating system, WhatsApp Messenger has finally been updated for iOS 7.
| December 3
Images Of WhatsApp Messenger's iOS 7 Update Surface Online
WhatsApp Messenger is set to receive an impressive update bringing the app in line with iOS 7.
| October 8
WhatsApp Messenger Restores Support For Longer Videos With New Video Picker
The popular cross-platform messaging app WhatsApp has just received a new update on iOS.
| August 20
What's Up Next For WhatsApp Messenger? A New Push-To-Talk Messaging Feature
Hear ye, hear ye! WhatsApp Messenger is set to be updated with a significant new feature.
| August 7
WhatsApp Says There's Nothing Up With Rumored Google Acquisition
None other than a WhatsApp executive has denied that the app is being sold to Google.
| April 9
WhatsApp To Adopt Annual Subscription Plan By End Of 2013
The iOS version of the popular cross-platform instant messaging app WhatsApp is set to offer an annual paid subscription by the end of the year.
| March 19
WhatsApp Messenger Updated: Adds iPhone 5, iOS 6 Improvements
WhatsApp Messenger has just been updated to 2.8.6.
| November 17
Jailbreak Only: Quick Reply For WhatsApp - Does Exactly What It Says On The Tin
A new jailbreak tweak from the makers of biteSMS allows users to quickly and easily reply to WhatsApp messages, according to iClarified.
| June 27
WhatsApp Messenger Disappears From The App Store [Updated]
WhatsApp Messenger is no longer available to download in the iOS App Store.
| January 14
Jailbreak Only: WhatsPad - WhatsApp Messenger For iPad, Coming Soon
If you haven't heard of WhatsApp Messenger, this handy iPhone app allows users to message other smart phone owners for free. It's a great application, and one I've been using for a while. Indeed, the only limitation is that there's no WhatsApp iPad app, which is a shame. Fortunately, one jailbreak developer has managed to port the iPhone app over, and will be releasing WhatsPad (the iPad version of WhatsApp) in the Cydia Store soon.
| July 27