Signal sees huge rise in daily installs as people look for WhatsApp alternatives

Posted by - January 14, 2021

The number of new users installing messaging app Signal every day is on track to cross 1 million, putting it closer to levels seen by larger rival WhatsApp, following an update to the Facebook Inc-owned (FB.O) app’s privacy policy. About 810,000 users globally installed Signal on Sunday, nearly 18-fold compared with the download numbers on