Facebook for iPhone 3.0 Coming Very Soon
Well, Facebook for iPhone 3.0 “is coming very soon” and should sort some that out as well as a bunch of other things.
It wont, however, offer the push notifications the iPhone OS 3.0 update has technically allowed.
Facebook says of this functionality “you can expect it in a 3.1 update later this summer” despite admitting it’s “the one feature everyone is asking for”.
The improvements, changes and updates in Facebook for iPhone 3.0 are as follows:
- The “new” News Feed
- Events (including the ability to RSVP)
- Notes Pages Create new photo albums
- Upload photos to any album Zoom into photos
- Easier photo tagging
- Profile Pictures albums
- A new home sreen for easy access to all your stuff, search, and notifications
- Add your favorite profiles and pages to the home screen
- Better Notifications (they link to the comments so you can reply)
- Quickly call or text people right from the Friends page
- Messages you are typing will be restored if you quit or are interrupted by a phone call (AT LAST!)
Facebook says it “can’t predict an exact date” that 3.0 will go live, but it’s about “98% done” and will be submitted to Apple soon.
More news as and when 😉