While Telegram and Skype have recently focused on providing functions via Siri , the team of developers of Facebook Messenger has focused its efforts on improving security encryption application.
Update: Facebook Messenger has also implemented support CallKit to make calls using voice commands Siri.
But it is not an end-to-end like that is present in WhatsApp and Telegram, no, this is a new way of seeing things encryption. Messenger has been updated offering its users private chats where you can individually share their personal data.
Facebook began testing their secret talks since July 2016 , and the update has finally come to the App Store iOS three months later.
"THE COMPANY'S POPULAR SOCIAL NETWORK HAS LAUNCHED SECRET TALKS TO THE 900 MILLION USERS OF FACEBOOK MESSENGER FOR THE PAST TWO WEEKS. THE FUNCTIONALITY ALLOWS USERS TO OPTIONALLY ENCRYPT THEIR MESSAGES SO THAT NO ONE CAN READ EXCEPT THE TWO PEOPLE IN THE CONVERSATION, OR FACEBOOK OR OTHER AGENCIES CAN ACCESS THAT CONTENT. "
As we advanced, unlike FaceTime or iMessage, you must manually activate the option in Facebook Messenger. When you press on the icon for a new chat, you'll see the "Secret" button in the upper right corner.
Download Facebook Messenger
If you want to download or update the Facebook Messenger app from the iOS App Store, you can do it directly from the following widget for free:
Before concluding, it is noteworthy to mention that the new Facebook Messenger chats secrets have multi-device support. That is, the information will not be synced on your iPhone and your iPad, but encryption is unique to each device. An ideal way to keep your data private and personal information.