Forgot your password?

Facebook v2.0 for Smartphones & PlayBook Released


In one fell swoop RIM has updated both Facebook for BlackBerry smartphones and for the BlackBerry PlayBook to v2.0. This new version brings different features to the different devices along with some BBM integration for smartphones and Facebook Places and Events for the PlayBook. Definitely worth a download if you are a heavy Facebook user.Download the app in BlackBerry App World: (note: it may take up to 24 hrs for the apps to appear in BlackBerry App World)

Facebook v2.0 for the BlackBerry PlayBook adds: (App World Download Link)

  • Facebook Places
  • Facebook Event viewing
  • Ability to view ‘Likes’
  • Privacy control on status updates

Facebook v2.0 for BlackBerry Smartphones adds: (App World Download Link)

  • Brand New User Interface
  • Facebook Chat
  • Improved News Feed
  • Enhanced Profiles
  • Core integration including BBM sharing info between the apps

Keep in mind that App World is as slow as Snail Mail when it comes to updating so it may take up to 24 hours for the update to show up for you.

17 total comments on this postSubmit your comment!
  1. Thansks for the tip 🙂 . I just update the FB for my phone but no luck with the version 2.0 for the playbook 🙁

  2. It’s running good! All the notifications are working again!

  3. Updated on both phone and playbook, awesome…gotta love those tips
    So, when are we getting the Bold 9900 release date tip?

  4. Got it for my Torch by refreshing App World list. Any way to do that on the Playbook?

  5. No luck for playbook yett 🙁

  6. Jus got a notification in app world to upgrade but i dont see a check in button as shown in the pic

  7. what about OTA for us no love from application world?

  8. I found it for the Playbook after I hit the refresh button in App World. I don’t really think I notice much different from the previous version.

  9. I got it for Playbook.But don’t have all the new stuff.

  10. I didn’t see any changes and when I looked in App World I had 2 copies both claiming to be the current version. I have deleted both and reinstalled. That got me the new version.

1 pingback on this post

BlackBerry© is a registered Trademark of BlackBerry Limited. BerryReview is in no way affiliated with BlackBerry Limited though sometimes their lawyers send us love letters...

Copyright © 2007-‘2018’ BerryReview LLC