Facebook for iOS Updated to 3.5, iPad Support Nowhere to Be Found

Facebook has issued a decently sized update to their iOS Facebook app, bringing improved sharing options and a new UI for various views. Overall speed and stability has been enhanced. Despite various breadcrumbs being left in past versions of the app, the mythical iPad optimized version is still hiding in the depths of Objective-C. Facebook’s f8 developer conference takes place later this month, and it’s possible that the tablet build will make its debut then.

What’s New in Version 3.5

Made it easier to share with who you want

  • Added the ability to tag friends and places in posts
  • Added the ability to share external links from a web view
  • Added new design for Profile and Group Walls
  • Improved the sharing tool to add privacy controls on posts and match your settings on the web site

Improvements and bug fixes:

  • Improved Notifications speed
  • Fixed a number of Chat bugs
  • Made it easier to select filters in News Feed
  • Fixed a bug with the Notifications bar disappearing
  • Fixed a number of Photos bugs
  • Improved performance and stability overall
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