Facebook users on Android gadgets are being informed that they will never again have the capacity to get to messages without the Messenger application.
The capacity for individuals to peruse messages by getting to the informal organization on a cell telephone web program is being impaired.
A message presently shows up illuminating clients of the coming change. On a few handsets the Play Store then dispatches.
Facebook said the move is an expansion of its 2014 Messenger arrangement.
“Utilizing the Messenger application is quicker and empowers wealthier cooperations. We’re keeping on conveying the best encounters we can to the 900 million individuals on Messenger,” it said in an announcement.
Messages are as of now out of reach by means of the authority Facebook application.
Be that as it may, Devin Coldewey at innovation news site Tech Crunch portrayed it as “a threatening move”.
“Without a doubt the portable website is tremendously utilized by individuals who have justifiable reason not to download the application,” he composed.
A few clients have whined that they don’t wish to utilize the application, refering to battery life and protection concerns.
Examiner Martin Garner from CCS Insight told the BBC informing is a key region for the organization.
“This move underlines what an imperative stage informing is getting to be for Facebook,” he said.
“Informing is without a doubt the following development driver for income however it additionally will be vital to growing exceedingly modern manmade brainpower arrangements.
Facebook will push mobile users to messenger
“Individuals will get used to a committed informing application in spite of their underlying protests. Facebook simply needs to ensure that the application is elegantly composed and does not begin turning into a major channel on battery life.”