WhatsApp beta adds an adaptive launcher icon
Some changes are a little subtle, but this one seems to have made an impact as we’ve received not one, not two, but six tips so far about WhatsApp’s icon in the latest 2.18.74 beta. So either you guys hated that WhatsApp didn’t conform to your chosen launcher icon shape and were impatient for it to look the same as your other homescreen icons, either you have a little too much time on your hands. It could also be that WhatsApp rarely changes its identity and it’s been years since this icon first showed up, replacing the older more shadowy one.
WhatsApp beta adds an adaptive launcher icon was written by the awesome team at Android Police.