After months of back-and-forth between Telegram and Russia’s telecommunications watchdog, a court in Moscow has ruled for the immediate ban of the messaging app in Russia.
Telegram has been gathering followers from other messenger services since its release and it looks like the number has reached an impressive milestone. The company behind the chat app has just announced that within the last 30 days, Telegram was used by no less than 200 million people.
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Popular encrypted messaging app Telegram is getting a big new update. The new version 4.8 introduces several notable changes.
Last week, Apple removed the Telegram from the App Store saying that it received complaints claiming “inappropriate content” was hosted on the chat platform.
Telegram creator Pavel Durov immediately reacted to Apple’s decision to take down the app by saying that he plans to implement protections that would prevent “inappropriate content” from being distributed via the chat app.
At that time, we did not know the nature of the “inappropriate content” that Telegram was accused of hosting, but Apple’s Phil Schiller recently responded to the question in an email addressed to one of the …
Telegram has announced its newest project – Telegram X, is making its way on Android. It’s an entirely new app, written from scratch and it’s main goal is to breathe new life into the messenger and reach new heights of speed, quality and ease of use. Telegram X was officially presented on Telegram’s website:
“Our mission is to make Telegram faster, slicker and easier to use with each passing month. Competition …
Popular encrypted messaging app Telegram is currently unavailable for download on iOS. The reason – Apple has removed the service from the App Store after receiving complaints that “inappropriate content” was hosted on the platform.
Telegram is one of the not so many messenger apps that are getting major new features on a regular basis. The last update of the year brings Telegram users themes, support for multiple accounts, as well as quick replies.
For iOS users, the developers have added a new Appearance setting, which allows them to choose between four different themes. Some of these themes even allow users to further customize the look of the app by picking an accent color.
Now, for Android users, Telegram has brought support for multiple accounts. Starting with version 4.7, Telegram users will be able to …
The Iranian government has blocked access to messaging app Telegram and photo app Instagram amid several days of protests in what authorities say is a move “to maintain tranquillity and security of society,” according to state-run media.
Various media reports have stated that the apps were used to coordinate plans and share photos and videos of the demonstrations, which began as protests over economic inequality but have since grown in scope, taking aim at leading political figures like Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and President Hassan Rouhani. Read more…