Telegram says it gained over 70 million new users after the Facebook outage on Monday. Signal, which is another popular WhatsApp alternative, also claims to have welcomed "millions of new users" due to the outage.
Telegram has added a bunch of new capabilities that improve the way you customize your chat experience and more. The instant messaging app also picked up a new feature to record and save live streams and video chats.
Pavel Durov, the founder of Telegram, says in a public Telegram channel that developing Apple's software feels like working in the "Middle Ages" and that anyone who owns an Apple phone is a "digital slave" to the company.
If you want the experience of Clubhouse or Twitter Spaces in a more intimate environment, check out Telegram's Voice Chats. They fulfill the same function with even more functionality, and you can use them in small private groups or large public channels.
If you leave read receipts on, you know the embarrassment of having your contacts know you saw a message but haven't responded. Thankfully, Telegram allows you to preview incoming chats without marking them as read. We'll show you how to do so.
Have you ever wondered how people share messages from Twitter, YouTube, or Reddit on their personal blogs, websites, or social media? Did you know that you can do the same with public Telegram posts? We'll show you how.
Telegram is great for many things, one of those is all of the fun ways to express yourself in messages. You can send pictures, stickers, videos, and more, all within a single chat. However, all of these expressive messages can start to take a toll on your phone's storage. So let us help you free up some of that storage used up by the Telegram app.