Latest version of the Facebook app for the iPhone allows you to play videos

Latest version of the Facebook app for the iPhone allows you to play videos
Out of all of the mobile versions of Facebook out there, the iPhone's app surely is treated to some of the best features that make the experience a bit more satisfying than others. It's not just some simple port of the mobile web friendly version of the site, but rather, it's fine tuned to clearly separate it from the pack. Now the latest update to the popular app now enables users to watch videos directly on their iPhone – which can be seen as something big for some people out there. Additionally, there are some bug fixes tacked on for good measure make the download a worthwhile one. Now that video playback directly from the app is on board, we're sure that we'll be seeing more users glued to their screens now more than ever.

source: iTunes via Gizmodo


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8 Comments

1. TheEclectic

Posts: 77; Member since: Sep 23, 2009

Why does the Android version blow compared to this one? Facebook Android needs to step their game up!

2. DonkeyPunched

Posts: 321; Member since: Jan 10, 2010

Agreed. Big time. They don't really even notify you when you have new notifications. What sucks worse is you get transfered to the mobile version on the web browser when you want to move through the notifications page. I hate it. I don't really even use the app anymore.

3. sleepyjohnny

Posts: 151; Member since: Dec 16, 2009

yea i really wish they improved the facebook app for androids. i mean they only incorporated email like what 2 months ago? its sad

4. DontHateOnS60

Posts: 872; Member since: Apr 20, 2009

It's not just the Android version that sucks. Every version available for every platform that isn't iPhone OS sucks. Is it really that difficult to for developers to create an application that does what the iPhone one can?

5. Rock-X

Posts: 14; Member since: Mar 11, 2010

Is android really in that bad condition? I am willing to buy one. Want to try something new.

6. trevor83

Posts: 19; Member since: Oct 07, 2009

Agreed, it was equally bad on my Blackberry as it is on my Incredible now. They are identical. Its best to just access the web version for either of these phones.

7. cc16177

Posts: 312; Member since: May 09, 2010

I'm always confused when people want an app for Facebook, with my Droid I can view the page as if i'm on a desktop computer... makes more sense to me?

8. shynepo

Posts: 39; Member since: May 21, 2010

This is probablly tha only gud thing about the iphone, but android does isnt in bad shape at all. Its just the facebook app that sucks lol. It doesnt even let you comment on someones picture. Cmon android i have faith in you, but please step up.

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