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70 Million Join Telegram When Facebook, Insta & WhatsApp Go down

Messaging app Telegram's founder Pavel Durov on October 5 revealed that we have gained over 70 million new users within hours when WhatsApp, Instagram, and Messenger went down a day ago. ''We welcome over 70 million refugees from other platforms in one day,'' Durov said on Telegram. Notably, Facebook said a faulty configuration led to the disruption on its platforms for nearly six hours.   

Wed, 06 Oct 2021 - 03:01 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

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