fbpx
Connect with us

Tech

WhatsApp Has Finally Announced A Dark Mode So That You Can Read Messages Without Feeling Blinded

Published

on

- World Of Buzz
Source: HowtoGeek & Beebom

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.

You know that blinding feeling you get when you’ve turned off your lights and are about to fall asleep but you get a WhatsApp message and turn on your phone to read it, and it’s still blinding no matter how low you turn down your phone’s brightness?

Well, fret not, because WhatsApp has finally announced Dark Mode for both Apple users and Android users, as according to The Verge.

In a video posted to WhatsApp’s official YouTube page, the messaging mogul announces the new feature accompanied by a version of Paul Simon’s The Sound of Silence.

“Finally, dark mode on WhatsApp,” they wrote, echoing the relief of every WhatsApp user out there.

Facebook, who acquired WhatsApp, tweaked the dark mode to ensure it lowers the brightness of a phone’s display.

“During testing, we found that combining pure black and white creates high contrast that can lead to eye fatigue. So, instead, you’ll notice a special dark gray background and off-white colour that lowers the brightness of the screen, cuts down the glare and improves contrast and readability,” explained a WhatsApp spokesperson.

Whatsapp 2

Source: theverge

Here’s how you activate dark mode.

IOS: WhatsApp Settings > Display & Brightness > Select Dark Mode

Andriod: WhatsApp Settings > Chats > Themes > Select Dark Mode

Apparently, it only works on updated operating systems so don’t forget to update your phones.

Finally, no more sudden eye burns when checking WhatsApp messages in the pure darkness of my room!

 

Also read: Ali Gatie Announces Malaysian Phone Number Online, Receives Over 10k Messages From Fans

Ali Gatie Announces Malaysian Phone Number Online, Receives Over 10K Messages From Fans - World Of Buzz 1


Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.



Just In

Picture 1 9 Picture 1 9
News1 day ago

106 Factories Ordered To Close For Violating FMCO SOPs

A total of 106 factories were ordered to close for violating the standard operating procedures of the Movement Control Order...

Pjimage 8 Pjimage 8
News2 days ago

“He speaks better than some MPs” M’sians Impressed By US Ambassador’s Fluency in BM

This guy speaks better Bahasa than some Malaysians!  In a recent video by the U.S. Embassy Kuala Lumpur, Ambassador Brian...

Images Images
News2 days ago

Annoyed By Baby’s Cries, Sabah Man Flees After Beating 1yo & Threatening To Hang Wife

A 27-year-old man from Sabah allegedly beat his one-year-old child and threatened to hang his own wife after he was...

Poss Poss
News2 days ago

Selangor Man Charged For Possessing 58 Pieces Of Women’s Clothing, Pleads Not Guilty

A 23-year-old man was charged in the Magistrate’s Court today (18 June) for the possession of 58 pieces of women’s...

Shipping Ft Shipping Ft
News3 days ago

Prices Of Toys, Coffee & Furniture May Rise Due To Outrageous Shipping Costs

Who doesn’t love online shopping? With Covid-19 not showing any signs of slowing down, lockdown online shopping has become a...

Ear Ft Ear Ft
News3 days ago

Young People In China Are Getting ‘Elf Ear’ Procedures To Look Thinner & Slimmer

Ever wondered what it’s like to have pointy elf-like ears like Spock from Star Trek?  Well, pointy ears are now...

Pjimage 62 1 Pjimage 62 1
News3 days ago

KJ: Walk-Ins For Vaccinations Allowed Once Registered Individuals Receive Their Vaccines

PPV vaccination centres across the country will be open their doors to those who want to get vaccinated on a...

Ascscascc Ascscascc
News3 days ago

JB Man Pleads Not Guilty For Beating Pregnant Wife Until She Went Into A Coma

A 38-year-old man pleaded not guilty at the Johor Bahru Sessions Court today (17 June) for beating his pregnant wife...

Announcement

Latest Videos



TRENDING TODAY