WhatsApp to support Bold, Italics text in latest update

, 1:37 PM IST

New Delhi : Facebook owned messaging service WhatsApp has announced a new update, supporting text in Bold and Italics.

The users would be able to find the latest update in the chat window soon.

It is said that these features can be spotted with WhatsApp version 2.12.535.

Based in Mountain View, California, WhatsApp Messenger is a proprietary cross-platform instant messaging client for smartphones. It uses the Internet to send text messages, documents, images, video, user location and audio media messages to other users using standard cellular mobile numbers.

It was acquired by Facebook Inc. on February 19, 2014, for approximately USD 19.3 billion.

As of February 2016, WhatsApp had a user base of up to one billion, making it the globe’s most popular messaging application. (ANI)