July 3, 2014
On Thursday, Facebook unveiled Facebook Messenger 7.0 on the App Store. The update brings the app to the iPad for the very first time. First released for iPhone in 2011, the free Facebook Messenger app has added a number of new features in recent months. In March, message forwarding and group creation was added. A month later, Facebook added VoIP. In June, Facebook Messenger added Snapchat-like capabilities for video sharing. Full version 7.0 features include:
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- Now available for iPad!
- Videos you shoot inMessenger can be saved to your phone's camera roll.
- It's easier to invite more of your Facebook friends to get Messenger, too.
- Plus, other fixes to make the app more reliable.