In the App Store released a new version of the popular messenger Viber, in which there was an updated status and a function of “picture in picture”. As noted in a press-service of the company, the option can be used for viewing videos in the popular YouTube.
Update Viber has brought quite unusual, especially for mobile messenger new. In the program there is support for the function “picture in picture” In the iOS app, the YouTube player received native play mode. If previously to view video messenger opened a browser window, now the videos can be watch directly in the application.
The mode of “picture in picture” there are two viewing modes – large and small. The image can be expanded to the entire window width, or to reduce by half, turning the player into a corner of the screen and continue to chat with other users. Live view window can be moved around the screen.
Also in the new version of Viber is implemented an updated status online. Now users can always know when your contact opened the app last time.
Company Viber was founded in 2010 and today boasts 800 million users worldwide. Among the competitors messenger — Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp and Telegram. In 2014, Viber was bought by Japanese technology giant Rakuten for $900 million.
Download Viber for iPhone and iPad is available for free at this link.