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Facebook launches 'lite' version of Messenger overseas

The company did not say when it would be available in other countries or whether it is also coming to Apple devices (although Android is far more popular in emerging markets than even older iPhones). The move comes as the social media giant moves to force users to adopt Messenger if they want to send each other direct messages, instead of the main Facebook site or app. David Marcus, head of messaging products at Facebook Inc.
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