The private messaging app Signal is having its best moment after the changes in WhatsApp, and Elon Musk himself recommended using this tool.
Recent changes from WhatsApp, including the Commitment to share data with Facebook for usersseem to have led to it signal, the ultra-secure messaging app for a Flood of new users.
If we add that Recommendation from Elon Musk himselfWe have the perfect recipe to see how from one day to the next Signal has become one of the most downloaded apps in the past few days in the main app stores.
Signal has already become the most downloaded app in the Google Play and App Store in the last few days
Both in the Google Play Store of Android and in ChromeOS, as in the App Store of iOS, signal has become that mostly downloaded application in the last few daysand tops the list of “Top Popular” tools like Xiaomi Mi Fit and of course via WhatsApp itself.
Although no specific numbers were given, it is rumored that Signal would have gotten close to 100,000 new users in just two days, most of WhatsApp and unhappy with the new guidelines of Facebook’s messaging app.
do not forget that [Brian Acton, cofundador de WhatsApp, decidió comenzar a respaldar el desarrollo de Signal](https://andro4all.com/2018/02/co-founder-whatsapp-dona-signal) with a donation of 50 million euros and his entry as Executive President of the Signal Foundation. Additionally, we were recently able to see a comparison that reflects what data is associated with WhatsApp users and how that compares to the data obtained from an app that is much more responsible for privacy, e.g. B. Signal.
The news that will reach Signal
Take advantage of the attraction of these last days Signal took the opportunity to announce the arrival of new functions for the applicationThis is a welcome greeting to everyone who has used this communication tool in the past few days.
First, the arrival of the customizable background images for chatsas well as the ability to add a small biography of our signal profile.
On the other hand, Signal heralds the arrival of the animated stickers in the style of Telegram and WhatsAppand for iOS users the option of Set up automatic downloads of media filesand view profile photos in full screen mode.
At this time, the company has not announced when these features will be available, despite repeating it The deployment will begin in the next few weeks. If you want to try them out, all you have to do is keep these latest available version of Signal.