Facebook is the place where everyone goes to when they need to get in touch with one of their friends or family members. Not just that, but Facebook is also a great platform where people can follow their favorite celebrities, musicians and athletes because basically everyone has a Facebook account and this is why the social media app is used by more than two billion people every month.
What makes Facebook stands out from its competitors other than the premium user experience that it offers, is the fact that Facebook is bundled with a standalone chatting app that is simply called Messenger. The reason why Facebook Messenger is making headlines today is because the chatting app has just been updated and the update comes with lots of improvements that redesign the way the user interface looks.
Facebook Messenger 22.214.171.124.97 Update
The latest update for Messenger has arrived today (April 11th) and it changes the chatting app’s build number to 126.96.36.199.97. This is a high priority update for all users because it doesn’t just introduce a couple of bug fixes, it also comes with lots of improvements for the user interface. Nonetheless, let’s check out the patch notes for the update so that we can see all the changes that it brings.
- Messenger has been simplified into three tabs—Chat, Discover and People.
- Chat tab lets you quickly access all your messages.
- Discover tab connects you to your favorite brands, find discounts, play games and more in explore.
- People tab helps you find friends, both new and old.
Three New Tabs
As we can clearly see in the patch notes, the new update for Messenger introduces three new tabs. These tabs have been designed to make it easier for users to communicate and we think that they are a great addition to the chatting app.
Ernestina Saenz Salcido is a reporter for News Lair. She mostly writes on her free time about gadgets and tech news. When she’s not working she takes care of her 2 daughters.