WhatsApp will be one of the first iOS apps from third party Siri support
In the new version of the iOS operating system, Apple decided to let third-party developers to use the capabilities of the voice assistant Siri in their apps.
One of the first such apps will become popular instant messenger WhatsApp, the creators of which should add support for Siri in the near future. Using Siri, you will be able to dial and send messages, in addition, branded personal assistant from Apple will be able to read incoming messages and to make calls to the necessary contacts.
Some of the new features in WhatsApp is expected in the final version of iOS 10, the output of which is scheduled for mid-September.
Sources also report that similar support Siri will appear in the apps Uber and Netflix for iOS.