Service Facebook hits record - the number of active users of the social network has reached 175 million people. Interestingly, this figure was achieved a month later, after it was announced addressing the turn of 150 million users. Once at Facebook has 100 million users, their number continued to grow at an enviable rate. Over 4 months have typed 120 million, and after another 2 months - 150 million
Service started Facebook in 2004 from Harvard University as a project originally intended for residents of the United States, but his popularity went far outside of America. In his notes executive director Mark Tsukerberg (Mark Zuckerberg) writes that the service currently enjoyed by people all over the world, even Antarctica. Now, despite the crisis, with funding from Facebook`s all right, and it continues to evolve to keep pace with rapid increase in users.