An update to the Facebook app for iPhone has been released, adding the capability to make free calls using your existing data plan. The feature had been previoulsy available through the companies Messenger app. With this update, you can call friends for free from within Facebook. Calling is limited to the US and Canada.
In addition to free calling, there are a few minor changes in this update including:
- New button design makes it easy to like, comment and share posts in News Feed.
- Share button to re-post stories from your News Feed now available in all languages
Version 5.5 of the Facebook app is available for download from the App Store.