Africa is using WhatsApp ‘mods’ with extra features we all want

Africa is using WhatsApp ‘mods’ with extra features we all want

March 10, 2020 Off By OUHBsujLSQ

It’s no secret that WhatsApp is the world’s most popular messaging app, with more than 2 billion users across the globe. However, many users want more features, such as scheduling messages or the ability to send large files. This has led some users, many of whom are based in Africa, to switch to modified versions of WhatsApp. According to a report by Yomi Kazeem for Quartz, these knock-off versions are not available on the app store. People download these “mods” from unofficial sources, or share them offline from device to device. [Read: Spotify’s new iOS design makes it easier to navigate] Kazeem noted that…

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