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Facebook for Windows Phone 8 gets a much needed update

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Facebook for Windows Phone 8 gets a much needed update
A big number of users recently started experiencing issues with the Facebook app on their Windows Phone 8 handsets. The application tended to crash each time they try to access comments or their account notifications.

As you probably know, Facebook for Windows Phone is actually not made by Facebook itself, but by Microsoft. That's not necessarily a bad thing, but can lead to problems such as this one, because the issue has obviously been caused by a recent change in Facebook's API. Anyways, everything should be fixed now with this new update, which should be waiting you in the Store.

Since it was Facebook that had to change something in its API, Microsoft's Corporate VP, Joe Belfiore, took to... Twitter, to express his gratitude.


You can get the latest version of Facebook for Windows Phone here!

source: Joe Belfiore via FierceMobile

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posted on 19 Apr 2013, 09:02 4

1. kaliil10 (Posts: 145; Member since: 16 May 2012)


i felt that there is an IPA change because the Facebook chat on windowsphone is really amazing but last one or two weeks there was a problem when i am chatting.

posted on 19 Apr 2013, 10:00 3

2. akki20892 (Posts: 3651; Member since: 04 Feb 2013)


they fix bug and error, and in next update i'm sure they will change a lot things and many new features as well.

That's better:

http://facebooksdk.net/

posted on 19 Apr 2013, 10:02 1

3. pookiewood (Posts: 626; Member since: 05 Mar 2012)


I didn't see this issue but glad they fixed it so fast.

posted on 19 Apr 2013, 11:11 3

4. jsdechavez (Posts: 708; Member since: 20 Jul 2012)


maybe add chatheads..or maybe integrate Facebook Home in the WP lockscreen woohoo... no!!!

posted on 19 Apr 2013, 13:33

5. AlMal (Posts: 29; Member since: 29 Mar 2013)


Every time new Windows comes out it takes Microsoft about a year to fix problems with it.

posted on 20 Apr 2013, 01:16

6. XperiaPrince (Posts: 108; Member since: 25 Dec 2012)


Android needs a stable FB app too!!!

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