FaceBook for BlackBerry Updated to v3.1.0.7 in the BlackBerry Beta Zone! Now Supports Liking Comments and more!!

***UPDATE***: Looks like this article was a bit late. We received and email from the Beta Zone telling us this was the new update and it really was just a reminder email. We actually posted this article back on May 2nd. We do apologize for the confusion.


FaceBook for BlackBerry has been updated to v3.1.0.7 in the BlackBerry Beta Zone! Facebook® for BlackBerry® smartphones makes it even easier to connect with friends and share your news while you’re on the go. Discover all the great ways Facebook works with your BlackBerry smartphone to help you stay connected and on top of your social life. hit the break to find out what’s new.

New features of Facebook for BlackBerry smartphones 3.1 include:

  • Group Support
  • Liking Comments
  • Child Protection Support

Known issues:

The following is a list of issues that appear in the latest Facebook for BlackBerry smartphones 3.1 application and will be resolved in a later beta release:

  • The Status Cleared notification doesn’t make sense
  • After using the ‘delete prior’ functionality from the BlackBerry Inbox and then viewing message list, user receives the error: “We are unable to reach the Facebook server at this time. (0)”
  • Comments made on new Event appears as Group events in notifications
  • Cannot launch Facebook from Social Feeds if it was not started before
  • Some users are unable to Check In to Facebook Places
  • Unable to view Event photos from News Feed. User receives “Photos not available” when selecting a photo from the News Feed
  • News Feed does not honour all of the blocked apps specifically hidden chronicles
  • EOFException after posting Status updates
  • MDS denying access when BES only policy pushed to device – Error:  “Access Denied: Insecure SSL Request”
  • Public Events not shown on News Feed or Wall

Head on over to the BlackBerry Beta Zone for the update