USA.- WhatsApp continues to present astonishing news in terms of technology and tools. Now, the company has revealed that it has the possibility of locate businesses near you through a new feature. And of course through the Intra News We will tell you about this that will undoubtedly be a way to make our lives easier.
Recall that the application has been implementing new things and functions such as multi-device mode, audio playback at twice the speed, temporary messages, photo downloads in the best resolution (HD), and others. For this reason, WhatsApp It seems not to want to rest in order to continue providing an improvement to its users in terms of experience.
Therefore, the director of the application, Will Cathcart, explained in an interview for Reuters that soon everyone and everyone will be able to find businesses close to the location point where they are. Of course, the premise will be that these companies adhere to WhatsApp Business. In addition, he indicated that at the moment it is only available for São Paulo, Brazil and is expected to arrive in Indonesia and India.
In this sense, the functionality of this will be a directory similar to that of Telegram where you will find businesses that use the Business version. In addition, it has been explained that the businesses will be separated by categories, that is; local restaurants, shops or services. Given this, you can see what is closest to your location to meet your needs.
On the other hand, the company itself revealed that end-to-end encryption continues to be a constant and the application will not have access to the companies that are “visited” and neither to the location. “(The system is) the main way to start a trade process in WhatsApp. […] Like everything we do, we have created it privately, ”said Cathcart.