BlackBerry 10's new Fb app lives solely on the internet

BlackBerry 10's new Facebook app lives only on the web

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BlackBerry 10 is on life help, with few gross sales and fewer units. It is in such a nasty state that the corporate has switched its consideration to Android, giving builders little purpose to help its personal working system. Fb jumped ship earlier this month, saying that it might finish help for its apps later this yr. However wait! BlackBerry has introduced a new, alternative Fb app. In contrast to the previous one, nevertheless, it is only a net app. That does imply a number of additional options, similar to the power to answer to feedback (sure, actually), nevertheless it’s removed from a like-for-like swap.

Need to stick it out with the native app? Robust. BlackBerry says the previous model will cease engaged on March thirty first, which means the online app alternative can be obligatory virtually instantly. On this state of affairs, one thing is best than nothing, though it is onerous to shake the sensation that BlackBerry is simply saving face right here. Some individuals do swear by Fb’s cellular website although, as a result of it drains much less battery than the official iOS and Android apps. So perhaps, simply perhaps, this can truly be an enchancment?