Indians ship greater than 20 billion WhatsApp messages on New Year's Eve

by Jeremy Spirogis
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new Delhi: Indians took to the messaging platform WhatsApp to ship new 12 months greetings to family and friends. The standard Facebook-owned chat platform reported that over 100 billion personal messages have been despatched worldwide on New Year's Eve, of which 20 billion have been despatched by WhatsApp customers to India. With over 400 million customers, WhatsApp is probably the most used chatting platform in India.

WhatsApp has additionally confirmed that extra messages have been despatched on 31 December 2019 than any earlier day in WhatsApp's 10-year historical past, with over 100 billion messages. <! –


Statistics from the chat platform additionally present that out of 100 billion messages despatched, over 12 billion have been image messages despatched worldwide on New Year's Eve.

"As we overcome the New Year's Eve festivities and transfer ahead to 2020, WhatsApp can reveal that, through the 24 hours main as much as midnight on New Year's Eve, the worldwide personal messaging app Record-breaking messages have been despatched by the medium, ”the chat platform stated in a blogpost.

Revealing the information, WhatsApp has clarified just one person and the one who is speaking what has been despatched, as a result of end-to-end encryption function, and nobody else can learn – not even WhatsApp.

"However, it is reasonable to assume that a large number of messages sent on 31 December were wishing someone, Happy New Year," it stated.

Text messaging emerged as the preferred function on WhatsApp throughout 2019, adopted by standing, image messaging, calling, and voice notes.

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