RIM has recently rolled out an update for the PlayBook and included in that was an update to the Facebook app. And while any current PlayBook users will get the updated app as part of the 188.8.131.524 update, the Facebook update came with a rather nice looking set of features, changes and improvements in addition to the regular changelog. According to RIM, here is the changelog for the Facebook for PlayBook portion of the update;
- Video Uploading – Shoot video and directly upload or choose a video from your media folder to upload.
- Facebook Search enhancements – Revamp of the search features now allows for easier finding of friends and Facebook Page using the Pages Search.
- Improved access to Pages – A new Pages tab is accessible from the Friends list where you can view My Pages and Pages You Like.
- Message deletion – You can now delete a Facebook message. Simply press and hold the screen until a delete button appears, and then tap the delete button to remove the message.
- News Feed improvements – Interact with your News Feeds via the More button to Like or comment on posts without having to leave the News Feed view
- Photo Upload Album Selection – when uploading a photo, simply select the album that you would like to upload the photo to.
- Options and Help Center – Options and Help Center, Logout button now moved. Swipe down on the top bezel to access them