S60 Touch Gets Customized Version of Facebook
Today Facebook for Nokia S60 Touch (5th Edition) became available in the Ovi Store. The free download will allow users of devices such as the Nokia 5800 XpressMusic and the N97 to access and interact with their Facebook account.
Facebook Messenger No Longer Requires Facebook Account
Facebook said beginning today people do not have to have a Facebook account to use Facebook Messenger. When first loading the app, users will have the option of signing in with a phone number rather than their Facebook account.
Facebook Enables Group Calls from Messenger
Facebook today said group calling is now available within its Messenger app. Users around the globe can call any group by tapping on the phone icon in the conversation thread.
Facebook to Delete Mobile Photos In Move to Force Adoption of 'Moments' App
Facebook has begun informing people that photos privately synced from mobile phones to the social network will soon be deleted. Facebook allowed people to automatically backup photos from phones to its servers and store them privately for a time.
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 for iOS Earns More 3D Touch Powers
Facebook has updated its iOS app and added more 3D Touch features to the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus. The latest version brings peek and pop functions into the main app itself, where users will be able to glance at "web links, profiles, pages, groups, events, photos, profile pictures, and cover photos," according to the company.