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Facebook Launches New Android Beta Testing Program

Facebook just announced the launch of a new Android beta testing program, which it will use to improve its Android app. “The Facebook for Android beta program will help the team get direct feedback ahead of releases and fold it into new builds every month,” a Facebook spokesperson tells WebProNews. “People who opt-in to the beta program will have access …

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Facebook for Android Update Mimics Earlier iOS Update

Facebook has just pushed an update for their Android app that mirrors changes pushed to their iOS app earlier this week. First off, the new version of Facebook for Android allows users to change their profile picture. This follows last month’s update, which gave users the ability to change their cover photos directly from the app. Earlier this week, Facebook …

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Facebook for Android Updated with Faster Photos, Better Sharing, and Voice Messages

Facebook has just updated their Android app with a few new features – faster photo viewing, improved sharing, and voice messaging. First up is faster photos. Facebook says that this applies to when you open photos from the app, they should simply appear more quickly. Second, users now have the ability to share friends’ stories to Timelines, pages, and groups. …

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Facebook for Android Finally Gets Much Needed Speed Boost

After launching Facebook for iOS v.5.0 back in August, the company received praise from users for building a much faster, much more reliable app. We can all admit that pre-version 5.0, Facebook for iOS was a turd. Android users, who had also been complaining about the performance of their Facebook app, collectively asked, “Wait, what about us?” Now, Android users …

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Facebookers Force Fed Terrible Android App in the Hopes It’ll Make Them Want to Fix It

One down, on to the next one I guess. Today, Facebook unveiled its slick, blazingly fast new iOS app. Facebook is touting its impressive speed – over twice as fast as previous versions they say. And I’ll be damned – they’re telling the truth. It is, in fact, a great update to the previously horrendous iOS app. But Facebook employees …

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Android Users Really Like Facebook Mobile Ads

It seems that Facebook mobile ads are working. That may have been a bit of an understatement as our original report found that the CTR for mobile ads (sponsored stories) was four times higher than all ad placements. That’s not only working, it’s a bustling city of tiny advertising commerce. The question now is who’s driving this massive spike in …

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Facebook For Android Gets New Update; Users Wary

The Facebook mobile app has drawn considerable complaints over the years from users, for everything from speed (or lack thereof) to the impairment or loss of certain functions like photo sharing and tagging. Every new update brings a few changes–which include fixes for some bugs and different layouts–and for every one thing that gets revamped, it seems, two more require …

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