Facebook introduced mobile app "Messenger" on August to send and receive messages on our phones. Prominent features of Messenger:
Reach friends right on their phones
Now you can send messages directly to your friends on their mobile phones, so you stay in touch no matter where you go. Message friends or anyone in your mobile contacts.
Get and send messages fast
With the new standalone Messenger app, now messaging with friends is faster than ever. Messages are delivered instantly, and they're always just a click away.
Make plans with groups on the go
Group conversations make it easy to message everyone at once and see where your friends are. Don't want to share your location? Turn it off with one click.
Update on Messenger:
It has been updated with:
- Option to see who's online and on mobile, know when the other person is typing and easier to contact people you message most.
- Now available for BlackBerry, iPhone and Android with support for 22 new Android languages, and 12 new iPhone languages.