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  • WhatsApp has recently been spotted working on several new features, such as group events, default media upload quality settings, new composer for status updates, and more.
  • The Group Events looks to be one of the bigger feature additions to the instant messaging app in recent months. Group members can create events, RSVP to them, get reminders, and more.
  • Most of these features are in work-in-progress stages and will be rolled out in future updates.

WhatsApp is one of the best messenger apps for Android, and its widespread popularity comes partly thanks to its (mostly) no-nonsense approach to instant messaging. However, competitor apps offer a lot of features, and WhatsApp has been trying to catch up. The service is working on several features, such as group events, default media upload quality, and more. Here are some changes you can expect to see in upcoming releases!

WhatsApp Group Events

WhatsApp is working on the ability to create events in groups, and this feature can come in handy in many ways, more so than the first reports of the feature had indicated.