Telegram: over 500 million downloads on the Google Play Store

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Telegram has passed the milestone of 500 millions of downloads on Google Play Store, once again confirming itself as a service appreciated by consumers all over the world. During this period, the instant messaging application is chosen by more and more users, attracted by the continuous improvements.

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Just during the past few hours, the instrument has achieved the goal of 500 millions of downloads. Also complicit in the numerous innovations that, day after day, continue to make the service more and more complete. In a short time, we found ourselves in front of:

  • Subdivision of conversations into folders;
  • Arrival of group video calls (function not yet available);
  • Ability to send audio tracks lasting more than 20 minutes.
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