WhatsApp has sent another update to its beta channel today. The latest update pushes the app to v2.16.24.
The update adds a number of new features including:
- Support for markup language to add formating to text (bold, underline, italics, using *, _ and ~ symbols before and after the relevant text)
- Preview of links e.g. Youtube thumbnail.
- New wallpapers
- The ability to silence some conversations selectively.
- The ability to receive Word, Excel and Powerpoint files.
Please note that you cannot download the Beta app as it is restricted. However you can download the public version from Windows Store below.