WhatsApp

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Person on bed ignoring phone

“Sorry, I only just got this!” Why are some people so bad at replying to messages?

Posted by
Lauren Geall
  • Opinion

    “Has relying on voice notes created fake intimacy between me and my friends?”

  • Woman on phone
    Life

    WhatsApp is making this change to messaging, and we have questions

  • What is WhatsApp doing to our friendships in lockdown?
    Opinion

    What is WhatsApp doing to our friendships in lockdown?

Latest Stories

Unexpected phone calls: “Stop calling me!” Confessions of people who hate answering the phone
Long Reads

“Stop calling me!” Confessions of people who hate answering the phone

This one goes out to anyone who has ever pretended they can’t hear their ringing phone…

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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WhatsApp conversations getting tenser in lockdown? Stop using full stops
Life

WhatsApp conversations feeling tense? It’s probably the full stops

Linguistic experts have confirmed what we’ve long suspected: full stop are intimidating.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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7 genius ways to end an awkward Zoom call
Life

7 genius ways to end an awkward Zoom call

Anyone else ever frozen silently in place, hoping against hope they’ll think your signal has dropped? Just me, then…

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Mute your phone updates during coronavirus.
Opinion

Social distancing: “Why I’ve muted my WhatsApp groups to protect my mental health”

Anyone else getting 104 notifications a day?

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Kayleigh Dray
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19 things you only know if you’ve just started using Zoom

It’s time to get comfortable with the mute button.

It's totally OK to mute your WhatsApp right now.
Life

“Why I love WhatsApp voice notes – through good times and bad”

I love the soothing familiarity of my friends' voices.

Posted by
Charley Ross
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Coronavirus: people are ringing each other more.
Life

Hate making phone calls? That’s probably about to change

Here's why you should pick up the phone and call you friends, family and colleagues today.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
A couple in bed using their phones
Health

WhatsApp dark mode is finally upon us

It’s the most requested feature from WhatsApp users everywhere.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
group chat friendship
Long Reads

How group chat is changing the dynamic of our friendships

We're more connected than ever, but are the constant notifications just another source of stress that's causing us to check out?

Posted by
Katie Bishop
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Texting or talking
Life

The great phone debate: are you a texter or talker?

New research shows how much people avoid phone conversations.

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Stylist Team
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New Instagram app
Life

Instagram is launching a new “intimate” app, and we’re intrigued

They're calling it Thread.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Hollie Richardson
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Twitter has called out a toxic dating behaviour that’s the opposite of ghosting

It involves the WhatsApp double blue tick.

Woman laughing on phone
Life

Why WhatsApp might actually be good for your mental health

It turns out social media may not be all bad news after all...

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Express Yourself

“I lived without WhatsApp for 1 week – and this is what I learned”

Number one: people tend to assume there’s some kind of emergency when you call them out of the blue.

Posted by
Moya Crockett
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The Game of Thrones characters you’re guaranteed to meet at every hen party
Long Reads

The Game of Thrones characters you’re guaranteed to meet at every hen party

When you join the bachelorette WhatsApp group, you win or you die…

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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WhatsApp hack
Life

WhatsApp are urging you to update their app following a cyber-attack

But what’s actually happened?

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Long Reads

The surprising impact your mobile phone is having on your relationships

Group chats, voice notes, online forums: how is technology affecting modern intimacy?

Posted by
Emily Reynolds
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Happy Place

Perms, PE and penny sweets: Inside Fearne Cotton’s group chat

The presenter and her friends reminisce about growing up in the Eighties.

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Fearne Cotton
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Moya Crockett
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Facebook denies listening to your real-life conversations

Many people report seeing ads on Facebook related to conversations they’ve had in real life

People

This is why Katy Perry always drafts her messages before sending them

We need to do this.

Posted by
Moya Crockett
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