Facebook for iOS Update: Hashtag Search, Improved iPad Performance

Facebook has updated its iOS app to allow the search of hashtags and to make them clickable as well. Also new is a faster loading and cleaner design for the iPad version of the app plus fixed was a bug for notifications. Facebook says it now has over 800 million people accessing the site via mobile.

What’s New in Version 6.4
• Search for hashtags or tap them in posts to see what other people are saying about a topic
• Faster loading and a cleaner design for timelines on iPad
• Fixed a bug that was causing some people to see red notification badges when there weren’t any new notifications

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The US version of the app today received the ability to make restaurant reservations on mobile restaurant Pages in the US via OpenTable. Another US-only feature is the addition of listings on TV and Movie Pages.

Click here to download Facebook for iOS, it’s free.