RIM let us know they have announced that Facebook for BlackBerry Smartphones version is now available in BlackBerry App World. The latest updates to Facebook for BlackBerry makes it easier to connect with friends, plan events, celebrate birthdays and share your news while on the go.

The new Facebook for BlackBerry version includes:

  • Enhanced Birthday Feature:Customize how your BlackBerry smartphone will integrate birthdays into your calendar. Receive a friendly daily reminder, with the ability to directly write on a friend’s wall to wish them Happy Birthday.
  • Improved Event Management:View Facebook event information and RSVP to events, as well as post comments to an event wall, view profiles of invited guests and receive event notifications.
  • Updated Navigation Grid:Quickly and easily access key features such as your News Feed and Profile with updated icons. The Profile icon is now your current profile picture for a personalized touch.

You can catch the update available now in BlackBerry App World here.