WeChat, the “national-level social platform” of China, as Tencent likes to call it, published a new update for iOS devices. The iOS 6.6.7 version introduced a major overhaul. Here is what you can expect:

The Android version of the update is still in beta but the leaked images which TechNode published yesterday show similar changes. One more change that was discovered in the Android beta version was the double-tap feature which was previously reserved for enlarging messages for a better view. The update now allows users to forward messages and set reminders while in this view.

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Masha Borak

Masha Borak is a technology reporter based in Beijing. Write to her at masha.borak [at] technode.com. Pitches with the word "disruptive" will be ignored. Read a good book - learn some more adjectives.