WhatsApp’s latest update proves the internet hates change

As we all know by now, the internet is a very opinionated place, so when WhatsApp made a tiny tweak in its latest update, you could almost predict there was backlash inbound. What's the change you might ask? The capitalisation of the words 'Online' and 'Typing'.

It was only last year that WhatsApp received a stylish UI makeover which proved popular among most users – an update that was arguably much more than just a simple grammatical fix. The heated response to WhatsApp's latest tiny tweak certainly seems a little strong (to say the least). Who knew capitalisation could be such a hot topic?

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Natalie Fear
Staff Writer

Natalie is Creative Bloq's staff writer. With an eye for trending topics and a passion for internet culture, she brings you the latest in art and design news. A recent English Literature graduate, Natalie enjoys covering the lighter side of the news and brings a fresh and fun take to her articles. Outside of work (if she’s not glued to her phone), she loves all things music and enjoys singing sweet folky tunes.