WhatsApp just released a new update via Google Play Beta Program, marked with the code 22.214.171.124, under which is the introduction reaction to the news. The solution is well known to the users Facebook Messenger and Instagram. On the latter, it is only possible to reply to the message with a heart, but on the Facebook messenger it is much more extensive. Luckily WhatsApp reaction system it will be more like the one known from Messenger. Users will be given a wide range of emoticons with which they will be able to reply directly to the message.
As reported by the WABetaInfo portal, employees WhatsApp they are also working on putting in notifications when someone responds to our message. Earlier reports said that such a feature would not appear in application, but the company began its development on the iOSwhich suggested he would also appear on devices with Android.
The new feature is to be released in one of the future ones update. Of course, notifications regarding response to messages can be turned on and off in the settings.