WhatsApp Another novelty announced before the end of September. During the year, the messaging platform introduced a number of new functions, including: multi-device mode, double-speed audio playback, temporary messaging, photo download in best resolution (HD), etc. Now, the company is rolling out a new tool to find businesses near your location. Would you like to know how it works? We will explain it below.
Director of WhatsAppWill Cathcart, technology medium revealed to Reuters, that soon users will have the ability to find all businesses closest to their location point, of course, as long as these micro-companies use WhatsApp Business.
A company executive said that at the moment the device will only be available in the city of So Paulo, Brazil, however, Cathcart assured that ideal candidates to test the function could be Indonesia and India.
How did you find nearby businesses on WhatsApp
It’s a directory by location, something similar to Telegram to find other nearby users where you’re from, though WhatsApp You will only see businesses that use the Professional edition. It is important to clarify that businesses are being separated by categories: restaurants, shops or local services.
Since WhatsApp It has end-to-end encryption, with the executive announcing that the app won’t have access to companies you see, much less your location. “(the system is) the main way to start the trading process on WhatsApp. (…) like everything we do, we made it private“
do you have any problem WhatsApp? Do you need to report it? If you have any kind of problem, you can write to their contact email: [email protected] or [email protected] You can make the same request from your iPhone through a service exclusive to iOS.
Now, if you have any FAQ, you can fill the form using this link. There all you have to do is enter your phone number in addition to your area code, and then enter your message followed by your identification.
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