Telegram reported the migration of 70 million users to this platform at a time when Facebook services were in trouble
Telegram says that at the time of the outage, Facebook services such as WhatsApp and Instagram were migrated to Telegram by about 70 million users. According to the company, during the definite 6 hours, the activity of users in this social network has increased sharply.
According to the YouWinFame Technology News Service, about 3 billion users experienced Facebook service outages for about 6 hours. It seems that these users tried to communicate with other users through Telegram at a definite time. Now Telegram claims that 70 million users migrated to this social network during this period. This number of users set a record for this social network in just a few hours.
Following the six-hour shutdown of Facebook services, not only Mark Zuckerberg, but also the global economy was hit hard. During this short time, Facebook shares also fell by 5%. On the other hand, Pavel Dorf described the performance of his technical team at an excellent time and announced that Telegram was able to continue its work in this period without any problems.
It goes without saying that some Telegram users reported the slowness of this platform at a definite time. Probably the reason was the return of many users to their Telegram account, which caused high traffic on this network.