IPhone Gets Facebook 3.0, Nokia Gets Nokia Money

facebook-30 For nearly two weeks, iPhone users were enthusiastically waiting to download the updated Facebook app on their iPhone handsets. Finally, Apple has confirmed that the updated version of Facebook iPhone app is available on Apple’s App Store.

Facebook 3.0
Facebook 3.0 is touted to be the most useful application in Apple App Store. Although, Facebook 3.0 is an upgraded version of the previous iPhone Facebook app, but the new and improved features added to this app, make Facebook 3.0 a completely new app for iPhone. Facebook 3.0 has revamped the Facebook home screen design. The big buttons on the home screen ensures that you don’t miss hitting the right button. You can add short cuts to your favorite contacts on the Facebook home screen. New features have been added to the news feed, profile and friends areas on the home screen of Facebook 3.0.

You can add comments and view your profile images. Facebook 3.0 will allow iPhone users to make calls and send text messages instantly to people featuring on their Facebook contact list. The updated Facebook app has incorporated more speed. Message upload and download have become faster. A new Events feature has been added to Facebook 3.0. This app will always keep you updated about events, the address where the event is taking place and its host. The Birthdays tab of the Events feature will remind you about your friends’ birthdays. Designing photo albums and tagging photos have become easier with this updated Facebook app. When someone posts a comment or likes one of your posts, Facebook 3.0 will instantly notify you on your iPhone. IPhone 3GS users have the added advantage of directly uploading videos on Facebook with Facebook 3.0 app.

Nokia Money
IPhone users are not the only guys to enjoy exciting new apps on their smartphones. Nokia is also bringing new apps for its mobile phone users.

Nokia Money, a new mobile financial service, launched by Nokia, promises to convert your Nokia handset into a mobile bank. To access this service, Nokia users should have an account with Nokia Money. They can deposit money into their Nokia Money account and make payments from this account. Nokia users can transfer money and make payments simply by sending a call or SMS.