Facebook Messenger updated with Chat Heads feature

Facebook Messenger updated with Chat Heads feature

facebookmessengerWe, like some of you, have been refreshing the Google Play Store this morning as we look for the arrival of Facebook Home application. We just noticed that the the Facebook Messenger app has picked up an update which includes one of the features in the new experience. If you’re mostly intrigued by the Chat Heads feature and really only want to try that out, we encourage you to download and install the app. In the meanwhile, we’ll be looking for the full Facebook Home stuff to show up!

For what it’s worth, we noticed the new version of Facebook for Android also has an update which includes “New permissions for Facebook Home“. Clicking this option wants to direct us to the Play Store to download Facebook Home…

[download_link link=”https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.facebook.orca” variation=”hotpink” target=”blank”]Download Facebook Messenger (Google Play)[/download_link]

 

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