Telegram’s latest update brings unlimited participants to video-calling and live streams, also significantly improves forwarding controls and the ability to easily jump to the next unread channel.
Some of the new features include improved video messages, group video calls, Clubhouse-style voice chats, and improved multimedia tools.
The telegram development team recently announced the latest major update, being the major feature is that you can have unlimited participants when video calling in a group or live-streaming in a channel. Participants also can raise their hands and contribute to the conversation when allowed to do so.
Regarding the “flexible forwarding” feature in Telegram, it allows users to show/hide the caption and sender before you hitting “forward.” The preview window also lets the user change the recipient in case he accidentally taps the wrong chat.
Another notable addition to Telegram is the ability to jump to the next channel. More specifically, when scrolling to the end of one channel, a prompt will appear allowing users to swipe up to enter the next unread channel. Scroll to the end of this channel, and the same prompt will appear once again
Other notable additions include larger previews for sticker suggestions, new animated emoji, unread comment counters in channels, and trending stickers.