RIM has pushed a new update to Facebook in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. Facebook for BlackBerry version 126.96.36.199 is now available. Here’s a re-cap at the new product features in Facebook for BlackBerry 3.2:
Users are now able to access Events from their Facebook for BlackBerry smartphones application! This feature gives you the ability to view the details of an event, see a list of events you have created or have been invited to, as well as view a guest list of the event.
- Ability to see the details of an event (basic information only: times, venue, description)
- Ability to see the list of events that a user has created or is invited to in chronological order (not clickable items)
- Ability to see a filtered guest list for the event by RSVP (Going/Not Attending/Maybe/Not Responded/All Invited)
- Ability to see events shown as quickly as possible
- Event notifications open the new event screens
- Ability to change the RSVP status of an event
A popular feature request from the BlackBerry Beta Zone community is now available in Facebook for BlackBerry smartphones 3.2. The new version of Facebook for BlackBerry gives you the ability to view the birthdays of all your Facebook friends directly from the application. Users now also have the added ability of integrating Facebook birthdays into your BlackBerry smartphone calendar!
- Ability to link all Facebook friends’ birthdays to your BlackBerry Calendar
- Previously integrated birthdays in the calendar are removed when birthday integration settings are changed
- Ability to select which friends’ birthdays appear in the device calendar
- Ability to see friends birthdays in chronological order from the current date
- Ability to see friends birthday’s grouped with date headers
- Previously contact-linked birthdays are pre-selected
In addition, the icons in the navigational grid have been updated! Get the new Facebook for BlackBerry version 188.8.131.52 in Beta Zone here.