• Native WhatsApp for macOS goes into public beta

    3 days ago - By GSMArena

    WhatsApp didn't have a true desktop version until recently - both the Windows and Mac apps just wrapped the web version in an Electron shell. This changed last year when Windows got a native version and a native version for macOS went into beta. Initially, it was closed beta available only to TestFlight participants, but now everyone can get it.
    You can download it from the official site, it is available for macOS Big Sur and newer. The site warns that this version is still in early stages of development.
    Native WhatsApp for macOS goes into public beta
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  • WhatsApp Beta for macOS with Apple silicon support available to all users

    WhatsApp Beta for macOS with Apple silicon support available to all users

    3 days ago - By TheBoyGeniusReport

    WhatsApp for Desktop has been available for a few years now on macOS. Although it offers most of the features iPhone users have, the company decided to work on an Apple silicon version to improve responsiveness, battery drain, and efficiency.
    With that in mind, WhatsApp released a very limited early-beta program of the app for Apple silicon Macs in 2022 that is now being made available to everyone that wants to try this Catalyst project app before the stable version is out.
    This app still lacks some of the WhatsApp features users want to see, such as the Stories-like function Status. In...
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