If you have recently fallen in love with the Research In Motion Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) BlackBerry 10 operating system, you know one thing to be true: there are more apps than ever before.
In the past, BlackBerry users complained about the fact that there were not as many apps as the competition. Fortunately, the company has set out to change this as a means of keeping up with the companies that are currently at the head of the smartphone market.
With all this in mind, you need to pay close attention to the apps that are most popular. For example, Research In Motion Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) recently announced that its Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) app has been updated to v10.2.0.
This may not sound like a huge deal, but it is something worth paying attention to. With a new design and features, this update is going to change the way you use your Research In Motion Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) device in correspondence with Facebook.
Here is what the BlackBerry blog had to say about the freshly updated Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) app:
“Stay connected with your friends and family while on-the-go with the latest Facebook update for BlackBerry 10. The Facebook app for BlackBerry 10 has seen a number of updates since we’ve launched and it keeps getting better with every new iteration. The Facebook app v10.2.0 for BlackBerry 10 is no exception. It brings a refreshed new design and many features that are designed to make your mobile Facebook experience on BlackBerry 10 amazing.”
It is good to see Research In Motion Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) and Facebook working closely to ensure that the app is up to speed with others. This goes a long way in showing that BlackBerry is picking up momentum. On top of this, it proves that the company is able to attract apps from popular companies, such as Facebook.
This is a big announcement for Research In Motion Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) Blackberry as the company continues to fight to recapture some of the smartphone market share it lost over the past few years.
This is not going to be enough alone for Research In Motion to make its way back to the top, but it is a step in the right direction. This will give BlackBerry users the ability to take full advantage of Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) while on the go.