WhatsApp may not just be a messaging app within the future. Facebook, the messenger app’s proprietor, at its F8 annual builder’s conference said that the employer is making plans to add a function that could permit customers to shop online directly from the app.
Facebook said that the company is planning to make WhatsApp more beneficial for corporations. In a bid to improve the user experience at the same time as speaking to organizations, the organization is testing a characteristic that would permit groups to add their product catalog at once into chats.
“With catalogs, companies can show off their items so people can without difficulty discover them,” said Facebook.
The function could be useful to small corporations that don’t always have an internet site and can use the platform to sell their merchandise. Users can take a look at the listing of products via the catalog without leaving the app.
Facebook launched WhatsApp for Business in April which is a committed app for organizations to sell change online. The characteristic is stated to arrive by the stop of this 12 months. The business enterprise is also planning to release WhatsApp Payments officially in India. WhatsApp Payments’ launch turned into delayed in India because it did now not observe RBI recommendations. Mark Zuckerberg, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Facebook, did now not point out the release date of the payments characteristic.
At the conference, Facebook also noted about introducing new methods to push groups on Messenger. The organization has created ‘appointment enjoy’ in which users can e-book appointments with vehicle dealers, cleaning services, and many others, within the Messenger app.
The corporation is also making plans to introduce a comparable characteristic on Instagram in which users can store from creators without leaving the app. The characteristic works with a simple faucet on the post and then customers should purchase the product(s) directly from the app.
After launching the Nokia four.2, Nokia may additionally quickly launch the Nokia nine PureView in India. The phone has obtained the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) certification which suggests that the phone is coming to the Indian marketplace quickly. Apart from the Nokia nine PureView, Nokia three.2 has also acquired the certification.
The Nokia nine PureView and Nokia three.2 had been first unveiled at the Mobile World Conference 2019 alongside other Nokia gadgets. The flagship tool got its percentage of the limelight for having five cameras on the returned. After getting the BIS certification, it is obtrusive that each those smartphones might release imminently. First spotted by means of MySmartPrice, the report famous that the BIS has licensed two Nokia gadgets with version number TA-1087 and TA-1154, specifically Nokia 9 PureView and Nokia three.2.
To remember, the Nokia 9 PureView has a five.99-inch 2K pOLED display panel and an in-display fingerprint sensor. The flagship device comes equipped with a Snapdragon 845 SoC and 6GB of RAM and 128GB of the garage. For optics, the tool sports five rear cameras, out of which two 12MP sensors shoot in the shade even as the opposite three shoots in monochrome. At the front is a 20MP sensor for selfies. It runs on the modern-day Android Pie OS and functions a 3,320 mAh battery ability. The device sports a fingerprint scanner at them again and also helps wi-fi charging.
The Nokia 3.2, on the other hand, has been listed on Nokia India’s internet site. It comes in colors — Black and Grey. The phone has a 6.26-inch HD+ display with a 720×1,520 resolution. The TFT display has a water-drop notch with a component ratio of 19:9. Under the hood is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 429 SoC and springs with one-of-a-kind RAM and ROM options. The telephone has 2GB+16GB and 3GB+32GB options and can be multiplied thru microSD up to 400 GB. A 4,000-mAh battery packed in the Nokia three.2 can last for 2 days, claims Nokia. In terms of the digicam, the Nokia three.2 has an unmarried 13MP lens with an aperture of f/2.2 and LED flash. The front digital camera has a 5MP fixed-recognition digital camera for selfies and face release. Under the rear digicam is a fingerprint scanner for biometric authentication.