Windows 10 Telegram Desktop app updates with new picture-in-picture feature and more

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Email Twitter: @shuttlecock Mar 26th, 2020 inNews

The Telegram Desktop app for Windows devices updated to Version 1.9.21 this week. This updated added several notable features including picture-in-picture mode for multitasking, video playback speed controls, media rotation options, and a new way to mark images as read.

This update also improves the in-app spellchecking for those Telegram users on Linux or still using Windows 7.

Here’s the full release notes:

  • Switch to Picture-in-Picture mode to watch your video in a small window while doing something else.
  • Change playback speed in the ‘…’ menu when watching videos.
  • Rotate photos and videos in the media viewer using the rotate button in the bottom right corner.
  • Mark new messages as read while scrolling down through them.
  • Improved spellchecking on Windows 7 and Linux.

Telegram is a free messaging app with a strong focus on privacy and security. It’s incredibly popular with cryptocurrency and tech enthusiasts but is quickly growing in popularity in other circles as well.

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Telegram Desktop
Telegram Desktop
Developer: ‪Telegram Messenger LLP‬
Price: Free

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