Facebook Gives its Android App a Much Needed Update
So, the updated Facebook Android app now lets you playback video, view and RSVP for events, and respond to friend requests without leaving the app. But the biggest change happened in the app’s home page. Menu icons are now smaller and does not occupy the full screen of your Android phone. The new home page also now has a draggable notifications drawer, a photo reel which displays photos and videos of your Facebook friends, and the post an update icon located at the top right corner of your Android phone. Beside this icon is the search icon which lets you quickly search for your Facebook friend.
Overall, the updated Facebook Android app ups the ante a bit and will make you wonder whether the iPhone version of the app will also get the same updates. The addition of the photo and video reel puts the iPhone version a bit on the downside although the Android app still does not have the chat capability which the iPhone version has. But who knows, this might just be happening in due time?
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