Whatsapp is one of the top most use social media owned by facebook owner , just like they released a previous feature which enable users to setup a password for his account , when ever any person try to setup whatsApp with your number, the feature is called whatsapp 2 step verification , now have released new feature call Status Attachment.
The feature enable a user to updates status like snapchat, like attaching a photos, Short videos, Gif video, on your status, The new feature “WhatsApp Status” will allow you to share photos, videos, and GIFs as your status(i.e. stories) which will auto-destruct in 24 hours. The feature was tested in November last year, and was pushed to beta testers last week.
You will have the ability to control who sees your statuses. Starting with Netherlands and France, the feature will start rolling out for both iOS andAndroid today with other markets to follow.
I must say this is a really smart addition to WhatsApp helping you to alleviate boring status update all the time.