Ever since WhatsApp introduced its new privateness coverage, which was adopted by an intense backlash, rival apps to the Facebook-owned immediate messaging app turned somewhat mainstream.
Amongst all of the rivals, it was primarily Signal and Telegram that stood out and since then there was a silent characteristic battle that’s ongoing between these platforms.
One such new characteristic that has now been noticed in Signal — and is lacking in WhatsApp — is the assist to share high-resolution photographs.
According to a report by Android Police, the newest Signal beta v5.11.zero of the app exhibits that customers will be capable to share 4K photographs — that too with out altering the settings.
In order to ship a 4K picture, customers should faucet the picture icon within the backside left and choose High.
Just final week, Signal in a weblog publish challenged person privateness insurance policies of Facebook and Instagram by sharing a sequence of advertisements on Instagram to showcase how the social community collects data from customers and shows advertisements primarily based on these non-public particulars.
The agency claimed that firms like Facebook aren’t constructing expertise for customers however for his or her knowledge.
“They collect everything they can from FB, Instagram, and WhatsApp in order to sell visibility into people and their lives,” Signal stated in a weblog publish.