Category: telegram

Telegram Most Downloaded Non-Gaming App in January 2021

Telegram managed to become the most downloaded non-gaming app worldwide in 2021. That’s according to a new SensorTower report citing download estimates from its Store Intelligence platform. According to the report, the messaging app had over 63 million installs in January, which is 3.8 times more than the same period last year. Telegram’s growth was […]
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Telegram to start showing ads next year

Telegram has grown to nearly 500 million users, and according to founder Pawel Durow this needs “a few hundred million dollars” to keep running. Till now Durow has been meeting costs from his own pocket, but this is about to change in 2021. In his message he revealed the company will start raising funds by […]
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Bezos Wouldn’t be Hacked if He Was Using Telegram, Claims Telegram Founder

Private instant messaging app Telegram’s founder Pavel Durov has said Amazon Founder and CEO Jeff Bezos’ data may not have been hacked if he had relied on Telegram instead of Facebook-owned WhatsApp which is full of malicious “backdoor” bugs. Facebook has blamed Apple’s operating system for the hacking of Bezos’ phone, saying WhatsApp’s end-to-end encryption […]
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Telegram release a major update for the new year (changelog)

Privacy-focussed messaging app Telegram has released a new update for the new year. The update brought along a number of new features, including: Theme Editor 2.0 Using the new theme editor in Chat Settings (or Appearance Settings on iOS), you can quickly tweak the style of elements in Telegram chats and add awesome gradients to both your messages and your background. […]
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