Facebook has basically monopolized the global mobile market, the chat, WhatsApp and Messenger users totaled nearly 20 million people. Friday, Facebook announced that two of the latest developments Messenger.
According to Associated Press reports, Facebook Messenger users will be provided an option to chat encryption, which means that the object will be able to see only the chat chat, communication security will be increased dramatically.
Currently encryption function temporarily for a small part of the user trial launch, the future will be gradually extended to all the Messenger users.
Encrypt the content of the chat, mobile chat has become a common practice in the industry. User more than one billion people WhatsApp, long before the implementation of encryption policies to avoid user chats by the government, intelligence agencies are free to view.
Apple Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple announced that it will be encrypted on the chat service iMessage.
Not long ago, the US Apple and the US Department of Justice, took place between the police cracked a terrorist cell phone around major storm, Apple criticized the US government and some of the people, but almost all of Apple's technology companies protect user privacy data support the practice.
After Apple turmoil, many technology companies have begun to take measures to enhance the security of communication, including chat and mobile phone users to encrypt content.
In addition to encryption addition, Facebook also announced Friday, will allow the user to set up a chat message & ldquo; & rdquo ;, that is the life of this countdown chat messages or share content, after a certain time will disappear automatically.
This feature is similar to Snapchat's Burn After Reading.
Burn After Reading received a welcome feature of many young people, when they can chat and share more freely bold, do not worry afterwards to bring their own problems.
Interestingly, Snapchat itself it is no longer a purely Burn After Reading, which recently launched a software reserved memory feature that allows the user to save some of the future share memorable chat.
Messenger has 900 million users worldwide, is expected to soon be over one billion people. According to foreign media reports, more than 50 countries, Facebook Messenger is the dominant position of mobile chat tool.