Facebook brings mobile Messenger app to desktops

messengerFacebook released a new version of its Messenger communication service, but it wasn’t an update for the company’s smartphone or tablet app.

Instead, Facebook launched Messenger.com, a website making the service available for desktop and laptop computers.

The social network has been expanding its Messenger platform steadily over the past year, creating a communication service out of what began as a way to chat with friends on Facebook’s website.

Facebook said more than 600 million people use the app each month.  More