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Facebook Says More Than 1.3 Billion People Use Messenger Each Month


Wednesday, 1 May 2019 

April 30 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc ::FACEBOOK SAYS MORE THAN 1.3 BILLION PEOPLE USE MESSENGER EACH MONTH.FACEBOOK SAYS 410 MILLION USERS USE VIDEO CHAT ON MESSENGER MONTHLY.FACEBOOK SAYS THERE ARE 20 BILLION MESSAGES SENT BETWEEN PEOPLE & BUSINESSES ON MESSENGER EACH MONTH.FACEBOOK SAYS THERE IS 40% Y-O-Y GROWTH IN AMOUNT OF TIME SPENT IN VIDEO CHAT ON MESSENGER.FACEBOOK SAYS THERE ARE 40 MILLION MONTHLY ACTIVE BUSINESSES ON MESSENGER.FACEBOOK SAYS APPOINTMENT BOOKING ON MESSENGER FUNCTIONALITY IS CURRENTLY IN BETA & WILL BE AVAILABLE MORE BROADLY LATER THIS YEAR.FACEBOOK SAYS IN COMING MONTHS, WILL BE LAUNCHING NEW CAPABILITY FOR M.ME LINKS IN MESSENGER CALLED AUTHENTICATION.FACEBOOK SAYS LATER THIS YEAR, WILL BEGIN TO ROLL OUT A PROJECT INTERNALLY CALLED “LIGHTSPEED”.FACEBOOK SAYS LAUNCHING A FEATURE THAT WILL ALLOW PEOPLE TO WATCH VIDEOS TOGETHER IN REAL TIME ON MESSENGER.FACEBOOK SAYS LAUNCHING DESKTOP APP FOR MESSENGER THAT'S AVAILABLE FOR BOTH WINDOWS & MACOS.