Facebook’s Messenger app passes 800 million users
Facebook Inc's Messenger app surpassed 800 million users, the company said on Thursday, making it the fastest-growing app of 2015 according to research firm Nielsen. The means Messenger, which Facebook created as a standalone app in 2014, has more active monthly users than rivals Snapchat and Viber, but still lags the 900 million using WhatsApp, also owned by Facebook.Facebook Now Has Over 800 Million Active Users And,,The 800 million figure isn’t just the total number of signups, these are 800 million active users: users who have logged in to Facebook at least once during the past 30 days. Now that’s a big, big achievement! Facebook started out as a side project by Mark Zuckerberg (currently serving as CEO) and a couple of other classmates when he was studying at Harvard.Facebook Messenger Reaches 800 Million Active Users,,Facebook Messenger reached 800 million active users each month earlier this month, making it the fastest-growing app worldwide, and the second fastest on iOS behind Facebook.