New Delhi, November 28 : Meta-owned messaging platform WhatsApp on Monday announced the launch of a new 'Message Yourself' feature in India, in the coming weeks. It is a 1:1 chat with yourself to send notes, reminders, and updates, the company said in a statement.

On WhatsApp, users can send notes, reminders, shopping lists, and other things to themselves in order to manage their to-do lists. To use the new feature, open the WhatsApp application, create a new chat, then click on your contact at the top of the list and start messaging. This feature will be available on Android and iPhone and will be rolled out to all users in the coming weeks," the company said. WhatsApp Feature Update: Meta-Owned Messaging App Working on Mute Shortcut for Desktop Group Chats.

Earlier this month, Meta Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg had announced 'Communities on WhatsApp' along with several new features like 32-person video calling, in-chat polls and groups with up to 1,024 users. WhatsApp Phone Numbers of About 500 Million Users Leaked, Put On Sale on 'Well-Known' Hacking Community: Report.

"We're launching Communities on WhatsApp. It makes groups better by enabling sub-groups, multiple threads, announcement channels, and more. We're also rolling out polls and 32 person video calling too. All secured by end to end encryption so your messages stay private," said the Meta CEO.

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