Your friends can react to a Status by tapping on ‘reply’ - with the response sent as a new Whats App message.
Much like Snapchat, the updates will disappear after 24 hours, with Whats App stressing that all are fully encrypted end-to-end.
Users can go from one conversation to another, seeing other users on their Android terminal.
If you like someone, you can continue talking with them.
One of the challenges Sheila hadn't expected was where to hide her sexy lingerie.
'I went out and spent a fortune at Myla on gorgeous transparent bras and G-strings – things I'd stopped wearing for my husband, Peter, even before we were married.
I could have worn them every day but after 13 years of greying M&S pants and flesh-coloured bras Peter would have been rightly suspicious.Like Instagram and Snapchat, you can set up multiple updates, which will play one after the other, giving your contacts a full view of your day.New updates will be shown when users open up Whats App, separate from existing conversations in a new Status tab.Each Whats App account is linked to the mobile number, which is used as an authentication for the program.However, Whats App is yet to open up the option for dual-SIM users.