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By NIRESE15th February 2018
In its most recent update, WhatsApp is rolling out a new feature called ‘delete for everyone’ which allows you delete or retract sent messages for all participants of the chat. In the IM ecosystem, message retraction isn’t quite a new thing. Chat apps like BBM already introduced the feature some years back. However, the more than 1 billion people that use WhatsApp are happy to have this feature. Seems everyone has a few things they’d like to unsay.
The deleted message disappears from both your phone and that of your recipient. This is handy if you text someone mistakenly, or make a typo, or maybe you tried leaving the friend zone by popping in a quick ‘I love you’ while texting whoever, it’s your lucky year, you can delete all that now.
A few things to note though:
How to use the feature:
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