Avatars have made their way to FB and Insta. WhatsApp seems like the next logical destination
WhatsApp Companion Mode will allow users to connect a second mobile device, including tablet.
Whatsapp is working on a feature where you can react with emojis on status updates
WhatsApp Desktop beta already has the ability to filter unread chats, and the company plans to do the same for Android beta.
Presently, WhatsApp allows 256 members in a group, but the company plans to extend it to 512.