Hide Your Number, New WhatsApp Feature Coming Soon

the meta-owned instant messaging service is reportedly working on a new privacy-focused feature that allows users to hide their phone numbers from certain sub-groups of a community on its Android app

The feature named phone number sharing has been spotted in development on WhatsApp for Android beta 2.22.17.23, which is available via the Google Play beta programme

According to WABetaInfo, WhatsApp will soon allow people to hide phone numbers from specific WhatsApp groups on Android.

This option will be deactivated by default. 

As per the report, this functionality will be exclusive to WhatsApp communities.

It is not yet available for beta testers and is expected to undergo changes before the final release.

It is not yet available for beta testers and is expected to undergo changes before the final release.

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