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WhatsApp rolls out new group chat features
May 15, 2018 6:05 pm|Comments (0)

(Reuters) – Messaging service WhatsApp rolled out new group-chat features on Tuesday, including more controls for administrators as well as regular group members.

FILE PHOTO: The WhatsApp app logo is seen on a smartphone in this picture illustration taken September 15, 2017. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo

Users can now leave a group permanently to avoid being repeatedly added back after they have left, Facebook Inc-owned WhatsApp said in a blog post.

Administrators can no longer be removed from a group they created and users can now quickly locate messages that mention them in a group conversation.

Groups on WhatsApp have taken a central role in the messaging service that has more than 1 billion users, helping connect people with similar interests across the globe.

Reporting by Munsif Vengattil in Bengaluru

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4 open source alternatives to Slack for team chat
November 21, 2015 7:25 pm|Comments (0)

The developers behind WordPress, for example, have switched to Slack for their team communications. … If you work with sensitive information, or need to make sure that all communication stays behind a firewall, self-hosting might be your best option.


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