Microsoft has updated its GroupMe chat-focused application in the App Store for iOS and Play Store for Android.

The latest update, version 5.9.0, comes with a nice new feature along with some usual bug fixes and performance improvements.

GroupMe on iOS

First, you can now create polls in group conversations just like any other attachment. In addition, to improve readability, the bright theme has been tweaked for better viewing.

What’s new in v5.9.0

  • Need your group to decide on something? Try our new poll feature! Polls can be added like any other attachment. All polls are conveniently listed in the group tray.
  • Not yet smitten by our Dark Theme? We tweaked the Bright Theme to improve readability!
  • Other minor fixes and improvements.

GroupMe on Android

What’s New in v5.7.1

  • NEW FEATURE: POLLS! Finally, democracy has come to GroupMe! Need to know what type of pizza to order, when to have your study group, or just who’s got the best dog memes? Use a poll! You can see past & present polls in the group tray!
  • Improvements to TalkBack support throughout the app
  • Fixes crash when taking a new profile picture on Nougat
  • Various bug fixes and improvements
Find the update in the respective store below.
Price: Free+
Developer: GroupMe
Price: Free