Facebook Users Send 4 Billion Private Messages a Day

Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg said 350 million of the company’s estimated 550 million users are on the social network’s inbox feature per month, and they send 4 billion private messages a day through its system.

He gave these statistics at an announcement today in San Francisco, where the company launched an e-mail product. The point of the numbers, of course, is that Facebook will be plugging its new version of the product into a massive pre-installed user base.

You can read our live blog of the event here.

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One Response to “Facebook Users Send 4 Billion Private Messages a Day”

  1. Guest says:

    PRIVATE??? HAHAHAH. Idiots, you all know by now nothing on this sheepish website is private. I call private, using email and cipher key encryption.

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