Facebook started a beta testing program through the Play Store a while back, and if ever there was an app that needed some help from the community, it's Facebook. The newest update to version 3.7 brings a few notable additions, as well as a variety of bug fixes and tweaks.

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There's the changelog from Facebook's beta tester site:


  • Use icons in status updates to express what you’re feeling or doing
  • Edit your posts and comments, and tap to see all your changes
  • See upcoming events at a glance on your favorite Pages
  • Create and share new photo albums from your phone


  • Various bug & crash fixes
  • “Show on lockscreen” setting is visible again
  • Improvements to photo loading in news feed
  • Improvements to news feed load time

=Known issues=

  • Most Recent setting in News Feed not sticking

Improved comment editing is a big deal, as is the ability to create new albums from the device. Some people virtually never touch Facebook on their PC. You have to be in the beta program to get this update, but you can head over here to sign up.

Developer: Facebook
Price: Free+