We also made Messenger more visual and expressive with our brand-new camera that includes masks, effects, stickers and more.We launched Group Video Chat just before the holidays to help keep everyone in touch, and the arrival of Games also made Messenger a more fun place to hang out by challenging family and friends no matter where they are."OMG" was used by a septuagenarian naval hero, admiral of the fleet Lord Fisher, in 1917".Nevertheless, the invention of mobile phone messaging is considered to be the source for the invention of SMS language. 2016 was an incredibly busy and rewarding year for the Messenger team.We crossed a big global milestone announcing that over one billion of you use Messenger every month, and we’re also seeing a quickly increasing number of you using Messenger multiple times a day.
Duo isn't trying to revolutionize video calls, it just wants to approach them from a more modern perspective, one that builds on our smartphone-carrying habits, our needs for immediacy, and our disdain for complexity.
After two years of gently suggesting that users switch from the classic Gchat UI to the newer Hangouts platform, Google surprised Gmail users around the world this week by automatically switching everyone over.
Luckily, there’s an easy way to get the old Gchat back.
And last but not least, we launched the Messenger Platform and this is now helping you interact with a fast-growing number of businesses in a seamless and frictionless way.
What if you could instantaneously teleport anyone you wanted into your living room?