A strong competitor to WhatsApp, the Telegram instant messaging application received an update that enables a fast search of files from the date of posting. The calendar comes with dates and thumbnails of the available images.
The version is now available for Android and iOS. For those who haven’t seen it yet, just update the app. In addition to providing access to the media as of the day, it is still possible filter Where the user chooses between photos and videos or all at once.
When accessing the application, simply navigate to the menu in the upper right corner in the three dots, and click “Show calendar”. Further expanding all the functionalities, the platform offers the possibility to zoom in on the thumbnails and open them in a larger size or in full screen.
Another important feature in the new update is that images can be scrolled up or down faster thanks to the HyperSpeed application. Thus, when viewing media, it is possible to click on the bar that appears next to photos and videos.
Telegram has also expanded its update and may now offer this option request to join a certain group. First, it introduces the group’s administrative policies and then provides the option to ask to join the group.
The platform, which is headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, was developed by brothers Nikolai and Pavel Durov, the same developers as VK, which has become a kind of official social network in Russia and one of the most used in the country. Is.
However, it is free and has no direct relation to VK. One of the advantages of Telegram over WhatsApp, its main competitor, is the possibility to create groups with up to 200 thousand members. Competitive groups are limited to 256 people.