The telegram was released worldwide in the year 2013. Since then its customer has been growing rapidly. Today the number of active users it holds is more than 450 million. The application is used for texting, sharing audio and video files which is very similar to that of a WhatsApp. In recent years, a lot of people have started using telegram for various purposes. The platform allows its group admins to add a large number of people in a single group. The cloud-based instant texting application is open-source software, although the latest codes of the updates are not rolled out very soon. Being an open-source platform is one of the reasons why 1.5 million users are signing up every day. Telegram is said to be the arch-rivalry of the WhatsApp. In the latest version of their app, the telegram has launched some really exciting features which cannot be avoided.
With the latest features rolled out on Friday, which includes: in-app Video Editor, Two-Step Verification, Animated Stickers, speaking GIFs, and much more. The in-app Video Editor will enable users to draw video easily and feasibly along with a variety of other editing features like brightness, saturation, cropping image, etc.
The animated stickers can be made out of any photos or videos and while editing them it can also turn it into a GIF. The developers have also added cool speaking GIFs to enhance the texting experience of their users.
Data security is one factor that every user around the globe is concerned about. Keeping this mind, the developers of the open-source app have rolled out a feature of the Two-Step Verification Process. For enabling the same, the users can go on the Privacy and Security option and enable the Two-Step Verification Security Lock. The user needs to enter their password twice along with the password hint. Any user logging in from a new device needs to know the password followed by the One Time Password.
Above all, the telegram has launched a feature which is Cache Memory Management Tool. It enables the user to set the scale for the storage of their data ranging from three days to forever. This benefits the users as the users can clear-up the storage of their data as per their requirement. The unassessed file can be re-downloaded from the telegram cloud whenever the user requires it.
Telegram is far better than WhatsApp when it comes to features, ease of access, and security, what’s your opinion, and what do you prefer? Let us know in the comments.