What social networking is a concept that exists even before the advent of the Internet. What happens is that with the emergence of this in schools and working in homes first and then have developed in the online world to the point where we know today. Much of the responsibility lies with Mark Zuckerberg and the company that runs from Menlo Park in Silicon Valley: it is none other than Facebook, a social network has become an ecosystem itself within the web able to tutear a giant like Google what management information is concerned.
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And it has become the way users around the world access the Internet: all content they consume are served through this social network where they can from be in touch with acquaintances and friends read the news, watch videos or know the weather forecast. It is therefore obvious that it had to go beyond the web browser on PC, Mac or Linux and make the leap to smartphones and tablets with the application for mobile devices.
What we find in the Android version?
Basically it is offer the same service that was obtained from a computer desktop but on a mobile phone. This way anyone can use this service anywhere ... because we must bear in mind that a high percentage of Internet users connect exclusively from their phones.
This mobile version responds to users that only access the Internet through smartphones or tablets.
- See the activity of your friends and people and pages you follow.
- Update your status.
- Share photos, videos and documents stored on your phone.
- Receive notifications with the activity generated by your publications or developments of those profiles that follow.
- Comment on the wall of other users and replica comments.
- Play games integrated into the social network.
- Set your own profile picture.
- Webcasted live via video streaming.
- Manage your profile and your pages.
Instant messaging and free phone calls
This is one of the features that many users miss as much as possible time chat from your own Android client. However, to further expand its app instant messaging and chat, Zuckerberg They forced the user to install your Messenger that assumes these functions in addition to another, such as free phone calls using VoIP protocol.
Do you use a lot of resources?
as this It is one of the drawbacks to be attributed to the mobile version: it consumes a lot of battery phone plus data. It is resolvable in two ways: by installing the Lite version (you can find in Malavida), which is a lighter version that allows you to perform basic functions, or creating a shortcut on the homescreen of the phone to the website and accessed from the browser. Both allow you to enjoy your user profile and their different functions but with a lower consumption of resources.
What's new in the latest version
- Reliability and speed improvements.