Facebook has revealed that its Messenger service currently has 800 million users a month worldwide. The news was posted by Facebook's VP of Messaging Products David Marcus, who went over the new features that Messenger added in 2015 and hinted at what might be coming in 2016.
One trend that Marcus hinted will be more important in the next year will be how Messenger will become a place to purchase products and services:
Marcus also offered an update on "M", the code name for the digital assistant that is being developed for Messenger:
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