23:54, 05 August 2020, Bishkek – 24.kg, Baktygul OSMONALIEVA
The most popular messenger in the world has a new function search the web, which allows users to identify fake information.
The WhatsApp developers have implemented a new feature in the application that allows you to verify the authenticity of forwarded messages. The innovation will affect messages received in group chats and forwarded many times. A magnifying glass icon will appear next to them, clicking on which will send the text of the message to the Google search engine. Thus, the user can find news or other sources of information on the topic.
The fact-checking feature is already available in the latest versions of WhatsApp in the US, UK, Spain, Brazil, Mexico, Italy, Ireland on iOS and Android devices.