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Facebook currently testing automatic photo upload feature via Android app

Facebook is soon going to be letting all of its users automatically upload pictures taken with their Android devices directly to a private album on their Facebook account. The Verge has received confirmation that Facebook is currently testing out the automatic photo uploading feature with a small number of users. ...

Facebook working on native Android app, will no longer use HTML 5

The days of a crappy Facebook app for Android is going to be over soon. According to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook is working on a new app for Android that uses Android's API instead of HTML 5. Mr. Zuckerberg announced Facebook's plans for mobile at an interview during the TechCrunch Disrupt ...

Bloomberg gets in on the Facebook phone rumors, says it’s coming in mid-2013

First it was DigiTimes, then the New York Times, and now Bloomberg has information on the Facebook phone. According to a new report from Bloomberg, the Facebook phone could be available as soon as mid-2013. Facebook has contracted HTC to build its first real smartphone. According to the report, the phone was ...

Facebook Messenger Android app updated with new features, bug fixes

The Facebook Messenger Android application received a somewhat major update today. It brings new features such as the ability to quickly switch between multiple conversations with in-app notifications, swipe to delete individual messages from conversations, see who's available and more. Not only that but Facebook ...

Facebook for Android receives minor bug-fixing update

If you use the official Facebook app for Android, you might want to check your device for an update. Yesterday, Facebook released a minor update to its app that resolves some issues that some people were experiencing. According to the change log, the update fixes crashes after logout and long periods of ...

New Motorola Motoactv update brings Facebook and Twitter integration

If you're one of the many people who currently use the Motorola MotoActv to track your fitness, there's some good news for you. Motorola has announced that an update is now available for the device. The new update, version 1.7.2 for the golf edition and version 1.7.3 for the non-golf edition, brings Twitter and ...

Rumor: Facebook and HTC working on smartphone

How does another Facebook phone sound? After launching the HTC Chacha and HTC Salsa, two Android-powered phones with dedicated Facebook buttons, it looks like the two companies are getting ready to give it another shot. According to sources familiar with the matter, HTC and Facebook are working on another Facebook ...

Facebook for Android updated with new camera and messenger icons

The Facebook for Android app received another update yesterday. The update, which is currently available in the Google Play store features bug fixes and new redesigned shortcuts for their camera and messenger portion of the app. As you recall, Facebook updated its app a few days ago, making the overall ...

Facebook agrees to buy Instagram for $1 billion

Facebook has agreed to purchase Instagram for $1 billion in cash and stocks. Both companies made announcements of the acquisition today. The acquisition comes just a few days after the popular photo sharing social network finally released an official Android version of their app. Both companies are insisting ...

If only the Facebook for Android app looked like this

     Check out these pictures of what Redditor monkfishbandana believes the Facebook app for Android should look like. It's no secret that the Android community isn't too happy about the current state of the Facebook app for Android. Seriously, how can a company like Facebook, that is worth ...

Humor: Facebook and the lie of the century

The title and image says it all! Those of you who have tried Facebook for Android understand why the above statement is the lie of the century! Come on, Facebook, fix your ****! via Reddit

Updated Facebook app now live in the Android Market

The updated Facebook app for Android that we spoke about yesterday is now available in the Android Market. The app has been redesigned to make things faster and easier to use. Gone is the home screen that you got used too in previous versions of the app. Now, everything you need is available from any screen. ...

Facebook for Android updated with new UI, faster performance

Facebook has just announced that there will soon be an update available for their Android application. The updated application will make easier for you to view your photos, receive messages, and navigate around the app. Accessing your pictures and albums will now be twice as fast than in previous Facebook apps for ...

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