Telegram, Signal download increases as WhatsApp privacy changes

Fahad PervezWeb Editor

13th Jan, 2021. 08:21 pm
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After the latest changes in WhatsApp privacy policy, several people find new alternatives to WhatsApp like Signal and Telegram. In just a short span, both messaging platforms have seen millions of new users download their respective applications.

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As per reports, the messaging app has seen a large arrival of new users, with the company seeing new downloads nearing a million every day.

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For those people who are unaware that, Facebook recently updates its privacy policy for WhatsApp and other platforms, which has led it to receive a lot of criticism over its users’ data security and privacy. After that many users have switched over to alternatives like Signal, which saw over 810,000 downloads just last Sunday alone. This marked a near 18 fold growth in just a week.

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