Whatsapp gets flak for Snapchat-like update

(Web Desk) – Whatsapp is receiving a lot of flak at the Twitterverse on Friday, 24 hours after it released one of the major features since last year’s video-calling addition.

Scores of Whatsapp users across the world do not seem pleased with the new feature that much like Snapchat, enables users to upload graphic status.

Whatsapp users can now post pictures as their status, much like Snapchat and a range of other applications.

The feature went live around 24 hours ago and sure has got people talking but its mostly bad.

Here is how to use the new feature:

Some of the criticism that Whatsapp has received include comments like: