Record 75 billion messages sent on WhatsApp on New Year

A record-setting 75 billion messages were reportedly sent by users over the Facebook-owned WhatsApp on New Year’s Eve. The figure which included 13 billion images and 5 billion videos, surpassed the previous record of 63 billion messages sent on 2016 New Year’s Eve. Further, people also shared 47% more live videos than last year on New Year’s Eve on Facebook.