Facebook today updated its iOS app with two new features and the usual overall improvements. You can download the new version now directly from Apple’s App Store.

facebook ios Facebook for iOS simplifies choosing who can see your photo albums and gets a new iPad design

Here’s the Facebook version 8.0 for iOS changelog:

  • A simple way to see and choose a photo album’s audience.
  • An updated design that makes it easier to post and share on iPad.
  • Improvements for reliability and speed.

That’s quite a short list, even though Facebook is giving this release a major version number bump (last one was 7.0). If you spot something new that isn’t mentioned above, do let us know.

See also – Facebook updates iOS app to support editing of comments and posts, attaching photos to comments and Facebook for iOS gets hashtag search, restaurant reservations from Pages, and faster Timelines on the iPad

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