Durov told about "the largest digital migration" in the Telegram
The founder of Telegram said “the largest digital migration in human history”.
According to Durov, the popularity of instant messenger has led to the fact that their channels were opened by President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan and the President of Brazil Jair Bolsonaro. Previously, the channels appeared and other heads of States: presidents of Mexico, France, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Taiwan, and the Prime Ministers of Singapore, Ethiopia and Israel. “We are honored that the political leaders and numerous public organizations rely on the Telegram to fight the misinformation and to disseminate information about important issues in their societies,” said Durov.
The advantage of Telegram he called the refusal of the opaque algorithms to display content to subscribers. Three days to January 12, to messenger connected 25 million new users. This is a significant increase compared to 2020. Popularity Telegram is associated with a massive blocking of accounts of Donald trump American IT companies and the new policy of WhatsApp. The representatives of the messenger has now said that they will share user data with Facebook — its parent company.