Facebook 3.2 Released for BlackBerries
Research In Motion today released Facebook 3.2 for BlackBerry smartphones. The new version of Facebook makes several improvements over previous versions. The app has refreshed most of the icons in the user interface, and now includes a personalized icon for the device owner's profile. The app will now sync Facebook birthday reminders to the native BlackBerry calendar and offer birthday notifications. Last, the app adds more functionality with Facebook events, allowing users to view information about events, post messages, view guest profiles, and receive event notifications. Facebook 3.2 for BlackBerry is a free download from App World.
Facebook's Events App Reaches Android Devices
Facebook has made its Events application available to Android handsets via the Google Play Store. Events By Facebook, released to iOS devices in October, lets users find and schedule things to do with family and friends.
Facebook's Events App to Help You Find Things to Do
Facebook today announced a new app called Events, which is meant to help Facebook users find and schedule tings to do with family and friends. The app will highlight events that friends are planning to attend, new events added by liked pages, and updates from events to which users may have already RSVP'd.
Facebook Adjusts Mobile Notifications
Facebook today said it is rolling out redesigned mobile notifications for its Android and iOS apps. Moving forward, people will be able to add important information to their notifications, all of which can be viewed in a single place in Facebook.
Facebook Debuts App Dedicated to Notifications
Facebook today announced Notify, an app meant to help deliver timely notifications about news, happenings, and goings-on directly to mobile devices. The app lets people follow what it calls "stations" across a broad range of categories, including sports, weather, trailers, news, and so on.