Ways WhatsApp Has Transformed Our Way Of Living

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After the birth of WhatsApp, we have seen drastic changes in our day to day life. From a six year old kid to a 60 year old person, everyone knows how to use WhatsApp. Even phone companies have recognized the ‘craze’ of WhatsApp among users; therefore, today’s low budget mobile phone will also support the app. But what has made it so famous? Let us find out how WhatsApp has changed our lives.

Shopping Gets Easier with WhatsApp

Just by exchanging pictures on WhatsApp, you can ask your friend to get you stuff from abroad when they are travelling. Also, some stores take orders on WhatsApp. All you need to do is message them what you want, your address and phone number.

Work emails are replaced with WhatsApp groups

Creating a WhatsApp group is not a tedious task as signing in to your office mail and replying to your mails is. If there is an urgent task to be completed, then a ping on the group is enough. Even if a person is on a holiday, he/she will surely check WhatsApp.

Share your prescription on WhatsApp

Now there is no need to remember the names of your medicines, or carry your prescription to buy your medicines. Just send a picture of your medical prescription to chemists and medicines will be sent home or show your chemist the picture and he will give you the medicines. Further, people have also started consulting doctors over WhatsApp these days.

WhatsApp groups have reunited a number of old friends

Every one of you will be a part of various WhatsApp group consisting of your school friends, college friends, your family and several other groups. These groups’ help you connect with your kith and kin and keep you updated with what is happening in their lives.

Help arrives faster than ever

WhatsApp acts as a place of aid for many who have been affected by attacks or mishaps. Be it the Nepal earthquake or Paris attacks, people reached out for help through WhatsApp. There are many such instances where WhatsApp has saved the lives of many.

Calling people on special occasions has become easier

WhatsApp calling feature has proved to be a revolutionary feature for those who have relatives or family abroad. With the skyrocketing international calling charges, it was impossible for some to call their relatives often. But, WhatsApp calling has allowed many to call people living miles away on occasions or even daily.

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by techtalks @TechTalks April 19, 2016 4:56 AM UTC

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