Telegram Becomes Most Downloaded App In January
Instant messaging app Telegram has become the most downloaded non-gaming app in the first month of 2021, as per the findings of Sensor Tower, which is a company that rates mobile app.
According to Sensor Tower, 63 million new users were added to Telegram in January, and compared to January 2020, the downloads have increased by 3.8 times.
The users felt alarmed due to the lack of privacy the instant messaging and calling app provides and as a repercussion, the WhatsApp users have been dwindling ever since.
However, WhatsApp assures that their data and information is safe with them, but nobody seems to believe anymore.
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The other competitor, Signal saw a huge boost in downloads as well. It is placed number 3rd on most downloaded non-gaming apps globally only after TikTok.
Meanwhile, Whatsapp and its partner Facebook are on fifth and fourth rank subsequently.