Many welcome enhancements in the new Facebook for Android

Many welcome enhancements in the new Facebook for Android
After webOS received its Facebook update, it is time now for a bit more popular mobile OS to do the same. The app has been greatly enhanced for multimedia with a photo reel at the bottom showing the latest albums and videos posted by your Facebook friends; video playback is already possible directly from the application as well. Other things you can do without exiting Facebook 1.3 for Android is responding to friends' requests, and checking on Events and RSVP-ing.

From the comfort of your homescreen you can now search for friends and post status updates, or pull up your newfangled notifications bar to see if that “oh, how cute” comment on your girlfriend's cat picture has gotten the response it deserves.


source: AndroidGuys



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8 Comments

1. vzw fanman

Posts: 1977; Member since: Dec 11, 2008

not much of an update in my opinion.

6. gevorks21

Posts: 3; Member since: Feb 12, 2010

I got the froyo update on My moto droid yesterday but my facebook did not get updated. Does anyone know y

2. Mateo8326

Posts: 472; Member since: Jul 15, 2009

I'm cool i'll just stick with my timescape on my xperia x10 thanks though lol

3. paynekiller

Posts: 152; Member since: May 24, 2010

still think just going to the full site is better

4. jrcrow79

Posts: 477; Member since: May 02, 2008

I dont c chat icon like iphone 2 c who is online?

5. catwoman17 unregistered

Sadly, the comments on the ap in the android market store don't say positive things. I think I will wait till it doesn't force close or make the screen stay on. Don't need a dead battery.

7. numberonenygfan

Posts: 211; Member since: Oct 19, 2009

the update is more involved giving you more versatility, i could do without that photo reel. it doesnt say whos pic it is you actually have to click on it.. boring

8. iHateCrapple

Posts: 734; Member since: Feb 12, 2010

Facebook for Android doesn't seem to show all my friends....anyone else having similar issues?

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