WhatsApp may gain a function to remove online status; see how it will be

A new privacy feature is in development and should arrive in the test version of the messenger in the coming months; There is no official release date yet.

WhatsApp may gain a function to hide the online status of contacts, as identified by the specialized website WABetaInfo last Saturday (2).

The novelty is in development in beta for iPhone (iOS), but should also reach the test version for Android.

The function, which is highly anticipated by users, is not yet scheduled to be released either in the beta or in the stable version of the app.