Sure, Facebook Messenger may be totally essential if you ever plan on messaging someone on Facebook from your phone, but let’s not let that tarnish Facebook’s accomplishment today. Messenger now sits among an elite group of apps to reach 1 billion installs — apps made by Google and Facebook. See? Elite.
In all seriousness, Facebook Messenger has come a long way on Android to get to the fast, pretty, one-stop-shop messaging suite it is today. Hats off to ya, Facebook. Here’s a sticker on us.