Facebook’s new Messenger beta program is already making great strides with a jump to v4.0. You’ll have to be in the beta program to get access, but it’s quick to set up. Once opted in, you’ll get to check out a few interesting new features in Facebook’s chat app.
Here’s the changelog for v4.0, which will not show up unless you’re in the beta program.
- Tango Updated With Group Chat, Makes It Easy To Yell At Several People Simultaneously
- Facebook Messenger For Android Updated To 1.7, Brings Message Read Status And Tries To Call Itself A "Texting" Service
- Chat Heads Come To Facebook Messenger Without Facebook Home, Regular App Updated To Prepare For Home Arrival
- Facebook Messenger Updated To Version 1.8 – Add Friends Of Friends To Messages, Switch Conversations With In-App Notifications, And More
Facebook Messenger Beta Updated To v4.0 With Message Forwarding, Conversation Shortcuts, And More was written by the awesome team at Android Police.