Facebook for BlackBerry has updated to v188.8.131.52 in the Beta Zone with some new enhancements to birthday and events features. The update brings some of the most requested features people have asked for in the Beta Zone. So if you don’t yet have an account you can follow this link to sign up.
New in this update:
- Ability to see the details of an event (basic information only: times, venue, description)
- Ability to see the list of events that a user has created or is invited to in chronological order (not clickable items)
- Ability to see a filtered guest list for the event by RSVP (Going/Not Attending/Maybe/Not Responded/All Invited)
- Ability to see events shown as quickly as possible
- Event notifications open the new event screens
- Ability to change the RSVP status of an event
- Ability to link all Facebook friends’ birthdays to your BlackBerry Calendar
- Previously integrated birthdays in the calendar are removed when birthday integration settings are changed
- Ability to select which friends’ birthdays appear in the device calendar
- Ability to see friends birthdays in chronological order from the current date
- Ability to see friends birthday’s grouped with date headers
- Previously contact-linked birthdays are pre-selected
RIM seems to be busy updating this apps which is a good thing, since it will be a while before we get some BB10 goodness.