Telegram News

Mini App Bar, Paid Media, Story Search & More

Our June update adds a way to minimize mini apps into a compact bar, helps content creators monetize their channels with paid photos and…
Jun 30, 2024

Telegram Stars: Pay for Digital Goods and More

Over 400 million users interact with bots and mini apps on Telegram every month – to buy products, access services, play games, and much…
Jun 6, 2024

Message Effects, Hashtag Search, and More

With this update, you can add spectacular animated effects to messages you send, move captions above media, find public posts using global…
May 31, 2024

My Profile, Recommended Channels and 15 More Features

This month we've added more than 15 new features, including recommended channels, a way to view your own profile and display your channel…
Apr 25, 2024

Sticker Editor — Create Your Own Stickers

Starting today, anyone can quickly create stickers and entire sticker sets using a new powerful editor — without leaving Telegram.
Apr 14, 2024

Introducing Telegram Business

Starting today, anyone can turn their Telegram account into a business account – and get access to business features, such as opening hours, location, quick replies, automated messages…
Mar 31, 2024

Sharing Revenue with Channel Owners

Today, we're introducing one of the most generous reward systems in the history of social media. Telegram channel owners can now receive 50% of the revenue from ads displayed in their…
Mar 31, 2024

Stories for Groups and 8 More Features

Telegram brings conversation in groups to an entire new level with 9 new features that redefine many-to-many communication. Now, groups can publish stories and save them as posts on…
Feb 29, 2024

Saved Messages 2.0, One-Time Voice Messages and 8 More Features

Throughout January, we added 10 new features to Telegram – including upgraded Saved Messages, one-time voice and video messages that delete…
Jan 31, 2024

Colorful Calls, Thanos Snap Effect, and an Epic Update for Bots

Telegram's 10th update of 2023 adds improved calls with a colorful new design that use less of your phone's battery, a new vaporize effect…
Dec 31, 2023

Channel Appearance, Posts in Stories and More

In Telegram's Christmas update, channels can set wallpapers, emoji statuses and profile logos, users can repost channel messages to stories…
Dec 23, 2023

Similar Channels, Reposting Stories, and 9 More Features

Today's update lets you find more channels on similar topics, repost stories from friends and channels, and add video messages to stories.…
Nov 30, 2023

Giveaways in Channels and Free Premium

Channel owners can now launch Giveaways to randomly distribute prizes among their followers. This is great if you want to promote your channel, get new subscribers or reward existing…
Nov 6, 2023

Replies 2.0, Adjustable Link Previews, Name Colors and More

Today's update lets you quote specific parts of messages when replying, send your replies to other chats, add quote formatting to any text…
Oct 28, 2023

Stories in Channels, View-Once Media and More

Channels can start posting stories thanks to a new boost system. Stories now have reaction stickers and the option to add your own music.…
Sep 22, 2023

Stories and 10 Years of Telegram

In this update, we launch Stories – with a unique dual camera mode, granular privacy settings, flexible duration options and much more.
Aug 14, 2023

Shareable Chat Folders, Custom Wallpapers and More

This update lets users share entire chat folders with one link, create custom wallpapers for individual chats, use web apps in any chat…
Apr 21, 2023

Power Saving Mode and More

This update brings a new power saving mode, optimizes Telegram for lower-end Android devices, adds even more playback speed options, and much more.
Mar 8, 2023

Profile Photo Maker, Translating Entire Chats, Emoji Categories and More

Telegram's first update of the year adds 10 major features by way of a warm-up exercise.
Feb 3, 2023

Hidden Media, Zero Storage Usage, New Drawing Tools, Profile Pictures for Your Contacts, and More

Sending media with spoiler effects, new ways to save space on your device, new drawing tools…
Dec 30, 2022