With A New Desktop App, WhatsApp Is Available On Nearly Every Device
The desktop app positions the Facebook-owned platform to compete for a new audience.By Ben Lawson | May 11, 2016
All 1 billion of WhatsApp's users can now use the chat platform on their desktop.
The service has launched its own desktop app for Mac and Windows computers. Android users could already use the chat app in the Google Chrome web browser.
However, this addition means WhatsApp is available on every major operating system, giving it a bigger reach than most of its messaging competitors.