Zoom has ousted numerous well known entertainment applications like WhatsApp, TikTok, and Instagram on Google Play Store to claim the top spot.
There is no looking back for video conferencing application Zoom as the Silicon Valley-based Startup has now moved to the top of charts on Google Play Store. The Zoom application is presently the most-downloaded Android application, during the pandemic lockdown in India.
Zoom app is on top when compared to the numerous well known entertainment applications like WhatsApp, TikTok, and Instagram on Google Play Store. The essential version of Zoom permits up to 50 members to join a video phone call. Curiously, Zoom is the only application in the market presently that allows more than 10 people to join a call. This is the reason behind why it has become the most preferred application overnight for working experts. Zoom so far has more than 50 million downloads on Play Store and the numbers are just going up.
Then, WhatsApp slipped to the fifth position despite a surge in use. The application with more than 400 million users in the nation has consistently remained in the main two.
Zoom is one of the tech organizations that has massively profited from the pandemic to such an extent that Adweek called it the lord of the quarantine economy. With an ever-increasing number of individuals telecommuting, Zoom turned into the looked for after application as it spends significant time in remote working and video conferencing software.
Zoom as of late came in the eye of the storm after a tech site Motherboard revealed that the iOS application shares client data to Facebook irrespective of whether a user has an account on Facebook or not. Be that as it may, Zoom before long gave an update to its iOS application to stop the private data being shared to Facebook.
Organizer Eric Yuan clarified in his blog that the conventions and procedures for executing clarified that shared information with Facebook was being looked into by the organization.
“Zoom pays attention to its users’ privacy extremely seriously. We might want to share a change that we have utilized Facebook’s SDK. We initially actualized the Login with the Facebook feature utilizing the Facebook SDK for iOS (Software Development Kit) to give our users another helpful method to get to our platform, in this manner we chose to expel the Facebook SDK in our iOS customer. Users should update to the most recent variant of our application once it opens up all together for these progressions to grab hold, and we urge them to do as such, Yuan wrote.