MOBILE NEWS: Facebook for Every Phone reaches 100 million users
Facebook for Every Phone has reached over 100 million monthly users.
Facebook for Every Phone is a native app that works on more than 3,000 mobile devices. The app includes the social network’s popular features, such as news feed, messenger and photos.
The majority of the app's users live in emerging markets, including India, Indonesia and the Philippines, and ‘rely on this technology to connect with Facebook without having to purchase a smartphone’.
Ran Makavy, growth manager at Facebook, said in a blog post: ‘In just two years, Facebook For Every Phone has successfully put Facebook into the hands of millions of people around the world with limited access to the Internet, giving them the power to connect and share.’