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Facebook may soon let you chat with friends on mobile without Messenger

Facebook may soon let you chat with friends on mobile without Messenger

April 12th, 2019|Tags: , |

On Friday April 12, 2019, The Next Web wrote:
It's been years since Facebook booted out the messaging functionality from it's main app to boost Messenger, but now it might be coming back

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TNW is one of the world’s largest online publications that delivers an international perspective on the latest news about Internet technology, business and culture. You can find more of The Next Web's content at twitter.com. The Next Web has recently written 10 articles on similar topics including facebook:
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