The new Facebook 1.8.0.49 now available to download from Blackberry Application World.  If we go to blackberry.com/facebook it redirect to Blackberry App World download.  Please let me know how this new version work. 🙂

New features of version 1.8:

  • Push Based Notifications
    • Receive push notifications for the following features on the go without having to integrate an email account with your BlackBerry smartphone:
      • Comments on Status/Links/Photos
      • Wall Posts
      • Friend Requests
      • Group/Event Invitations
      • Event Updates/Cancellations
      • Messages
      • Tags in one of your photos
      • Pokes
      • Phone Requests Received/Accepted
  • Friends List Performance
    • Faster loading speeds, supports up to 5000 friends.
  • Photo Performance
    • Faster loading speeds and larger thumbnails than Facebook 1.7
  • News Feed Performance
    • News Feed automatically loads additional without the need to request more

Download OTA : http://appworld.blackberry.com/webstore/content/680

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