Telegram, the popular messaging app, has added a host of new features with the roll out of its latest of the application. The latest version is available for both for iOS and Android users with a new reply alert system among several other improvements.
The update brings in a lot of new features, but the major one is the in-app Notification badge. Throughthis featurewhenever a person replies to a user or mentions them in a group, a ‘@’ badge app appears in chat list. With a tap on the ‘@’ button, the app will take the user to the message in which user’s name is mentioned.
The application has been supporting customstickers for a while now and it also allows users to create stickers as well. With so many stickers it’s hard to find the stickers you require. But, with adding your favorite stickers to the top of the sticker panel that makes it easier for users to access them faster.
The company has redesigned the Invite Friends section and now contacts which are not on Telegram are ranked by thenumber of their friendsalreadyusing the App. And when you invite them to join there is a chance user with lots of contacts will stick with the app.
The app also comes with a Picture-in-Picture mode by which user can watch a video with the in-app player while chatting with your friends.The convenience of knowing signal strength is also provided while the person is on Telegram Voice Call. Forwarding a message is a lot easier now, the user can long tap to select multiple recipients. Further, when aperson is viewing photos in share media stream, can access the places in chat where the photo was posted in the first place. On iOS, before sending a picture to a friend users can edit any photo within the app.