This announcement led millions of people to start installing other messaging applications, such as Signal and Telegram.
In the first three weeks of January, the Signal application gained about 7.5 million users worldwide and Telegram more than 25 million, said the newspaper The Guardian.
“There are no changes to the metadata we share with Facebook,” he admitted. “We want to make it clear that updating the policy does not affect the privacy of your messages with friends or family,” guaranteed the application. “