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The number of active Facebook users has crossed 500 million since its launch in February 2004. People love this social networking site to create a personal profile, search for their old friends, bond with other users, share information, and exchange messages. You can get an automatic notification whenever any of your friends is updating his status. As you become addicted to the network, you will like to access it whenever you want and even when you are on the go. Your iPhone is a perfect platform for accessing your Facebook account as well as sharing your information, status, photos, audio and video from any place across the globe. There are a number of popular apps available in the Social Networking category of Apple iTunes website, which provides you option to always be online and active on Facebook. Just download these apps to your iPhone, and stay connected to the network and your set of friends.

Facebook Apps for iPhone

  1. Facebook: The self-titled official app is released by Facebook itself and currently in version 3.3.2. The app can be accessed from your iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad with iOS 3.0 or later. It enables you to easily stay connected and share information with your friends and family. There is also a Facebook Chat feature which allows you to start a conversation with your friends. Also, you can check for your friends’ latest photos and status updates, and phone numbers. Using this app, you can access Facebook when even you are on the go and even upload the photos taken through your mobile. The updated version comes with additional features like, access account settings, privacy settings and help center.
  2. MyPhone+ (Sync with Facebook): Ultimake Ltd has updated the MyPhone+ (Sync with Facebook) app to version 3.2 for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. You can run it with iOS 3.1 or later. It enables your to easily sync your Facebook contact information and pictures with iPhone. A number of useful features included in this app like, option to view your contacts Facebook profile picture when they call you and when you call them; a smart matching algorithm will automatically find the matching Facebook friend for each contact; import your missing contacts from Facebook directly into your iPhone contact list; one touch favorites photo dialer with multiple pages and zoom to adjust the number of photos on each page; and view all your contacts birthdays along with days count until each birthday, age, and day of week.
  3. FaceMic for Facebook: The app allows users to post their audio updates from anywhere directly to your Facebook wall using their iPhone or iPod Touch. The simple and intuitive provides you features like, quickly record audio and publish directly to Facebook; review your recordings before posting; customize your default introduction text; easily overwrite old recordings by hitting record again; ultra high recording sound quality; unlimited recording time; listen to your posted recordings from within the app; and recordings are safely stored in our cloud server infrastructure.
  4. VidPix for Facebook: The app from CocoaMotion Inc is in version 1.1 for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad, and required iOS 3.0 or later to run. As its name suggests, the app enables you to upload your videos directly to Facebook from your iPhone 3GS. You can quickly and easily share your digital memories with your friends and family directly from your smartphone. The app comes with a number of exciting features like, capture a new video or photo or select an existing one from your iPhone’s photo albums and camera roll; trim your videos directly from the app, set the caption and hit post; share your media with your Facebook friends and email them the link to your uploaded files. After uploading, the uploaded media will appear on your Facebook friend’s news feed.

Social Uploader Pro: The app released by Binary Explosion is currently in version 2.5 for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. However, the device has to be iOS 3.1.3 or later compatible for running this application. It provides you a quick, simple and easy way to status updates, notes, photos, links, and videos to Facebook. You have to simply copy a snippet, image, video, or URL to your clipboard. And launch this app for sharing these with your Facebook associates. After uploading these to your Facebook, you have further option to preview the item you have just uploaded. Also, based on the length of a post, the app makes it as a a status update or a note. You can directly upload the images and videos stored on your iPhone along with adding comments.