Facebook For iOS Updates, Gets Chat Heads, Stickers, Home For Android Rolling Out International

Posted on Apr 17 2013 - 1:06am by Editorial Staff


The social giant Facebook brings major update for its iOS app with getting Chat Heads, Stickers and revamping News Feed while Home for Android rolling out for global market. You can download both now directly from Apple App Store and Google Play.

Starting with Facebook for iOS, the biggest update is Chat Heads, allowing you to keep chatting with friends while over the top what else you are doing in the app. The company has also introduced Stickers, saying “a more visual way to express yourself in messages.”

Here is the complete changelog for Facebook for iOS:

New for iPhone

  • Keep chatting from anywhere in the app with chat heads (available to everyone soon)
  • Send stickers to liven up your messages (available to everyone soon)
  • Explore new feeds like Music, Photos and Games

New for iPad

  • Keep chatting from anywhere in the app with chat heads (available to everyone soon)
  • Browse brighter, more beautiful stories

For Facebook for Android, the company rolling out Home for international users so that they can download Home from the Google Play Store “later today.” Overall, Facebook Home officially works as of now on the following devices: HTC One X, One X+, Samsung Galaxy S III, Galaxy Note II, and the HTC First.

Here is the complete changelog for Home for Android:

  • Glance at your phone for the latest photos and posts from your friends
  • With chat heads and Facebook Messenger, you can keep chatting when you’re using other apps
  • See news as it happens with bigger, bolder notifications
  • Get right to Facebook, Instagram and other essentials
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