Facebook Updates IOS App To Reflect IOS 6, IPhone 5

Facebook Thursday rolled out a new iOS application, Facebook for iOS 5.0.1, which includes support for iOS 6, as well as the soon-to-be-released iPhone 5.

The social network said its app for the iPhone and iPad was rebuilt to be quicker and easier to use, listing its new features as:

  • Scrolling through news feed is faster than ever.
  • New banner lets you tap to quickly see more stories — no need to refresh.
  • Photos open fast and close with one downward swipe.
  • Instant access to your notifications.

Readers with iOS devices: Have you upgraded to Facebook for iOS 5.0.1 yet?

Related Stories
Mediabistro Course

Podcasting

PodcastingLearn to develop, create, and launch your own podcast! On October 23, Steve Belaner, the host of the weekly podcast The Gamut, will teach you how to determine the goals of your podcast, perfect your concept, contact and book guests, market your podcast, and get your show up and running in just a few weeks. Register now!