Telegram Messenger Beta updated with new animations, self-destruct option and more

Telegram Messenger Beta has picked up yet another update for users to enjoy. Version includes the ability to change the number, as well as some new Windows Phone 8.1 animations. There's also a handy new self-destruct timer setting. Head past the break for the full list of changes.

According to the store listing, here's a quick look at what is new in version

  • Change your phone number
  • New background selection interface
  • New Windows Phone 8.1 animations
  • Updated tiles
  • New self-destruct timer settings
  • Screenshot notification in secret chats
  • Fixed bug with sending photos from the Photos hub
  • Fixed duplicate and disappearing messages
  • Increased stability when sending messages

Give the update a download from the Windows Phone Store and let us know how you find the latest version of Telegram.

QR: Telegram

Thanks, Pacific16, for the heads up!

Rich Edmonds
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