Facebook has just pushed another update of its official Android App which now brings Chat and Push Notifications to all Android based smartphones. Last month, Facebook added Groups and Places but this time with addition of Chat and Push Notifications, Facebook for Android is now completely on par with the iPhone version.
LEFT: Before Update, RIGHT: After Update
You might be thinking where does the friend requests icon go? Well, you can still manage your friend requests by navigating to the Friends section. Just tap on the Friends icon and you will see Requests tab on the top-right of the app.
Below is the official changelog of Facebook 1.5.0:
- Added Chat – Now you can chat with your Facebook friends right from your Android device
- Push notifications
- Various bug fixes
You can update the app from the Android Market or use the QR code below to download it directly on your Android device: [via RP]