Social Networking giant, Facebook, today has rolled out its new messenger app allowing mobile users to register without having Facebook account. The user will have to enter their mobile number instead for sign up.
This new app will be first available to users of phones running on Android platform in India, Indonesia, Australia, Venezuela and South Africa.
Facebook said that, the sign up option using phone number will be rolled out globally and its version for users of Apple’s iPhone as well as other smartphone platforms are also under way.
The latest move is expected to help Facebook reach a larger audience, attracting smartphone users with no Facebook account to gradually use more Facebook services.