Let us let you know that Facebook-owned firm WhatsApp introduced a brand new privateness coverage shortly. It stated that customers’ information will likely be shared with Facebook. To agree on this, the corporate additionally despatched in-app notifications to customers. But this coverage was not preferred by the customers and lots of customers determined to depart the platform. When WhatsApp issued this coverage, inside 7 days of that, the corporate’s app downloads decreased by as much as 35 p.c.
Users switched to Signal and Telegram app, besides WhatsApp. Where 24 million downloads of Signal have been downloaded 16 lakh instances of Telegram. Not solely this, Tesla CEO Elon Musk additionally appealed folks to hitch Signal. Signal launched the most recent model of its app in December 2020. It additionally included a bunch name characteristic. The firm had stated that their app solely shops the person’s cellphone quantity. The firm doesn’t retailer any private info of the person.