Facebook Messenger Now Has 800,000,000 Users

Facebook Messenger Now Has 800,000,000 Users

WhatsApp’s new year’s outage frustrated several users. However, not all news is bad in the messaging world. Facebook recently announced a new milestone for their Messenger product. In late December, the user base reached 8 million. The company is planning several new features for Messenger in 2016 and hopes to reach 1 billion users in the first half of the year.

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