Facebook for Android has just been updated to version 1.9.10, with lots of new features and improvements, such as the new button in upper right of News Feed quickly shows who’s available to message, along with other improvements that make it more secure and reliable.
Also updated Facebook Messenger for Android, specifically version 2.0.2 build 48802, another update full of new features, including most notably the ability to send SMS on supported devices and in countries where support this functionality.
Changelog Facebook for Android v1.9.10:
- New button in upper right of News Feed quickly shows who’s available to message
- New design for conversations in Messages
- When sending messages, see who’s active so you and your friends know how soon to expect a reply
- To sort your feed, tap the button next to News Feed in the left sidebar
- Improvements to make the app more secure and reliable, including bug fixes for errors during multi-photo selections, device restarts, and push notifications
Changelog Facebook Messenger for Android v2.0.2:
- Swipe left anywhere in the app to quickly see who’s available and send a message
- Add friends you message most to the top of your Favorites
- Try texting with Messenger (currently only available on some phones)
- New design for conversations
- Improved speed and reliability
- Bug fixes
Facebook and Facebook Messenger for Android are available free at Google Play.