Facebook app for Android updated; should make sharing a bit easier

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Facebook for Android has once again been updated and while this one brings several improvements along with some more general fixes — it looks like the focus is on sharing. That being said, Facebook for Android has gone up to version 1.7 and remains available for devices running Android 1.5 or later. And as to what those with the app can expect, v 1.7 includes the following goodies;

  • Made it easier to share with who you want
  • Improved the sharing tool to add privacy controls on posts and match your settings on the web site
  • Added the ability to tag friends and places in posts
  • Added new design for Profile and Group Walls

Fixes and tweaks:

  • Improved photo browsing with swiping
  • Added the ability to tag your friends in photos
  • Improved Messages and Notifications
  • Fixed a number of crashes and performance issues

Via [Android Market]

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