WeChat hits one billion monthly users - are you one of them?

WeChat hits one billion monthly users - are you one of them?
 

WeChat has hit one billion monthly users for the first time, the owner of the Chinese messaging app has revealed.
The vast majority of its users are based in China, where it's known as Weixin, and where the recent Lunar New Year boosted it past the milestone.
But it is still lagging behind Facebook-owned WhatsApp which has about 1.5 billion monthly users.
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6 March 2018 in World News, Views: 65
Source: BBC
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