WhatsApp has brought a new feature for its users. Through this feature of search the web name, users can check whether the message forwarded is correct or fake. Fake news and misinformation are becoming increasingly viral these days amid the Covid-19. In such a situation, with the help of this feature of WhatsApp, now users will be able to easily identify genuine and fake messages.
Through this feature, you can tap the magnifying glass icon next to the WhatsApp message forwarded to the browser where the message will be uploaded. After this, you will be able to check the authenticity of the message through the web result. In this, you can also find some such articles, in which the forwarded message will be called fake.
WhatsApp wrote in its blogpost, ‘Users can easily benefit from the feature to easily check forwarded messages many times. Users can now know whether the message in their WhatsApp is correct or fake.
The company has just released this feature in Brazil, Italy, Ireland, Mexico, Spain, UK and USA. This feature has been rolled out for Android, iOS as well as WhatsApp Web. The company will soon release this feature for Indian users as well. To use this feature, you have to install the latest version of WhatsApp.