The personal information of Telegram users & nbsp; will not be used to display advertising messages, said the founder of the messenger Pavel Durov.
“ Our top priority is to protect the personal data of users. We will not use personal data to serve ads. It will be based & nbsp; solely on the topic of public channels in which they are shown, '' he wrote in Telegram.
Durov also said that the advertising function is currently in test mode.
Earlier, Pavel Durov announced & nbsp; the appearance of official advertising posts on Telegram. According to him, advertising revenue will continue to provide users with a free and unlimited service.
Durov said that advertising messages will be placed in channels with a thousand audience. In addition, he announced that Telegram will be able to disable official advertisements.