WhatsApp’s New Update Doesn’t Impress Anyone, Least of All Twitter

And wait up, while WhatsApp has changed, did you check out Instagram’s new update? 

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WhatsApp’s New Update Doesn’t Impress Anyone, Least of All Twitter

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The world woke up to a disastrous change in the way we communicate with our close ones. Following Snapchat and Instagram, now WhatsApp Status has joined the ‘24-hour story’ bandwagon too.

If you’ve seen the update, then it is needless to point out that it is a redundant update for a medium like WhatsApp, where communication is more personal than other forums.

Oh, and while WhatsApp has changed, so has our beloved Instagram. You can now view up to 10 photos in the same post by swiping on the app.

And of course, Twitter had to react. Let’s see what they have to say:


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How will we subtly tell people what’s on our mind now?

Same same, but different.

Aakhir, yeh ho kya raha hai?

Well, maybe we’ll get used to this update too, just like we got used to the Insta stories.

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