New features and enhancements now await Windows phone users who use the latest version of the Viber mobile communications platform.
A press statement by its vendor, the Tokyo-based Rakuten Inc. said Viber 4.2 now has the Hold & Talk app allowing Windows Phone users to communicate almost instantly.
It explained that all Windows phone users need to do to use this app is hold down the button and begin sending their messages.
Recipients can then hear what the users are saying.
Among the other enhancements in this latest version of Viber are:
* A new standard sticker menu making it easier than ever to add stickers to conversations.
* Design improvements, including a new call screen and default background.
* Faster conversation loading and other performance enhancements.
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