Adfree messaging app Telegram is snapping at the heels of Twitter and WhatsApp

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Ad-free messaging app Telegram is snapping at the heels of Twitter and WhatsApp
Pavel Durov and his brother launched Telegram in 2012 (Picture: Getty Images)

Encrypted messaging app Telegram has today announced it has 100million monthly active users just 18 months after it launched.

Brothers Nikolai and Pavel Durov created Telegram in 2012 as a research project. The pair said they wanted to create something really ‘secure and fun at the same time’ in the wake of Edward’s Snowdens revelations about the NSA and PRISM.

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