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WhatsApp Now Working to Bring Boomerang Feature for iOS Devices

It was however, not clear when the feature would roll out for users

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Silhouettes of mobile users are seen next to logos of social media apps Signal, Whatsapp and Telegram projected on a screen in this picture illustration. VOA

Facebook-owned WhatsApp is now working to bring Instagram’s popular Boomerang feature for iOS devices.

According to WABetaInfo, a website that tracks WhatsApp updates, the popular messaging platform is working on a Boomerang-style feature for iOS, but the functionality could land on Android devices as well.

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WhatsApp on a smartphone device. Pixabay

Boomerang feature on Instagram currently allows users to endlessly loop a video backwards and forwards, almost like a GIF.

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WABetaInfo added that feature that would land on WhatsApp would be similar and would allow users to loop a part of any video that is less than seven seconds in length.

It was however, not clear when the feature would roll out for users. (IANS)

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EaseMyTrip Announces Integration With WhatsApp to Book Flight Tickets

EaseMyTrip brings flight booking experience on WhatsApp

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) EaseMyTrip, domestic online travel company on Wednesday announced its integration on WhatsApp messenger to book flight tickets. Pixabay

EaseMyTrip, domestic online travel company on Wednesday announced its integration on WhatsApp messenger to book flight tickets.

The integration will allow customers to book flight tickets at competitive rates for their desired destination through WhatsApp itself.

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The collaboration of EaseMyTrip and WhatsApp is expected to bring about convenience to the customers. Wikimedia Commons

“As a part of our customer-centric approach, we have collaborated with Whatsapp-for-Business to come up with a technology solution in the form of EaseMyTrip Bot. This is especially convenient for customers who are on the move and short on time to explore multiple platforms in search of lowest fares & best deals,” Prashant Pitti, Whole-time Director, EaseMyTrip said in a statement.

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The collaboration is expected to bring about convenience to the customers, as they don’t even have to visit any website/app to book flight tickets; they just have to send a message on WhatsApp.

Moreover customer will keep receiving price drop or increase alert on their WhatsApp related to the flight they searched. (IANS)