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Facebook Messenger Has A Billion Users

Hello Facebook users, your messaging app, Messenger, now has a billion monthly active users! August 9, 2011 which is 4 years ago Facebook, world’s leading social media platform launched Messenger. It runs on Android, iOS, Blackberry OS and Windows OS among others. This app was created to ease chatting as it is an Instant Messaging platform to ease the pain of logging in to Facebook all the time. On Wednesday, Facebook made it official:

“People use Messenger to connect with the people and businesses they care most about. They make plans, share dreams, send payments, tell jokes, play games, let their loved ones know they’re thinking of them and much, much more. Today we are announcing that more than 1 billion people now use Facebook Messenger every month, making Messenger one of only a handful of apps worldwide that touch so many lives.”



Celebrating this achievement also noted is that, Messenger started offering audio calls, video calls and SMS services among others right from it. Facebook is recognized all over and improvements have been noted monthly.  The last sentiments from the Messenger team:

“We’re grateful for all the people and businesses who have sent the many millions and millions of messages with Messenger over the years, and look forward to continuing to partner with the businesses on the Messenger Platform to help them reach the 1 billion people using Messenger every month.”

Cheers to all Facebook Messenger users.

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