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Facebook Messenger is now home to over 1 billion users

There are over 1 billion people using Facebook Messenger on Android

By Anthony Garreffa from Jun 13, 2015 @ 2:06 CDT

Facebook Messenger continues to grow, with the social network announcing that there have been over 1 billion downloads of the Facebook Messenger for Android application from the Google Play store.

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There are only a few applications with over 1 billion users, with Messenger joining the likes of Facebook, WhatsApp, Gmail, YouTube, Search and Maps. But how did Facebook Messenger get here? With instant messaging slaying SMS, Facebook Messenger slowly added VOIP calling, video calling, stickers, voice clips, peer-to-peer payments, location, the third-party app creation, Messenger is a juggernaut.

I'm a daily addict user of Facebook Messenger, what about you?

NEWS SOURCES:Techcrunch.com

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