TELEGRAM HITS 500 MILLION ACTIVE USERS FOLLOWING BACKLASH OVER WHATSAPP
With the surge in new additions, Telegram announced it hit a milestone, surpassing 500 million active users.
"It's important for us to be clear this update describes business communication and does not change WhatsApp's data sharing practices with Facebook," WhatsApp CEO Will Cathcart said on Twitter. "It does not impact how people communicate privately with friends or family wherever they are in the world."
Source: Business Insider