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For those of you waiting with baited breath for Facebook 3.0, the time has come. Pretty much exactly in time for that two week turnaround estimate, too, despite fears it might not make it. Here’s a taste of what’s available with the new update: – See […]

fb_appFor those of you waiting with baited breath for Facebook 3.0, the time has come. Pretty much exactly in time for that two week turnaround estimate, too, despite fears it might not make it. Here’s a taste of what’s available with the new update:

- See your upcoming Events and RSVP
- See Pages and post updates and photos to Pages you administer
- Write Notes and read your friends’ Notes
- Upload videos from an iPhone 3GS
- Complete photo management (create albums, delete albums, delete photos, delete photo tags)
- Change your Profile Picture
- Like posts and photos
- See the same News Feed as the Facebook website
- Visit links in a built-in web browser
- Quickly call or text your friends

For a full list, check out app developer Joe Hewitt’s Facebook note from last week. Facebook 3.0 is a free download from the App Store (iTunes link).

  1. Can I just chime in and say that it is NOT yet in the UK apple store. How infuriating.

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  2. spoke too soon, it is in fact available now :-P

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  3. hmm, im surprised this was allow? you can search through very naughty pictures on some facebook pages, you know. oh, not to mention some people curse like no other on Facebook. oh, and you can ridicule public figures on Facebook. and lastly, you can go to facebook through Safari, so isnt this a duplication of functionality?

    /end rant

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  4. Still not in the Canadian store!!

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  5. I don’t see it in the US Store! What the F?

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    1. It’s not showing in the US store. Not sure what’s going on.

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  6. [...] nueva versión de la aplicación Facebook 3.0 para el iPhone llega por fin a la AppStore. Cantidad de nuevas funciones:subir vídeo directamente del 3GS, [...]

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  7. Its showing version 2.5 in the store but it’s actually 3.0 I just got it. Whoo Hoo!

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    1. @jamie – Thanks. Someone on Twitter posted that very tidbit of info as well. I have it now and liking it much more. It’s actually catching up (may have superseded) the functionality offered by the Blackberry version.

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  8. I cannot figure out how to upload video with this thing…

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  9. also, anyone else noticed that it doesn’t actually look like the common screenshots? In the UK at least the colours on the main menu are reversed

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  10. “Baited” breath?

    Try “bated” breath. No worms in bated breath.

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    1. I can’t believe this guy didn’t even bother to fix the post after your comment.

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