Facebook has gone ahead and posted a huge preview of the next version of it’s iPhone app. Coming in September, Facebook version 2 will look and act a lot more like Facebook, the regular version. The News Feed will be exactly the same, profiles will use tabs, and will also incorporate the mini-feed from the most recent Facebook redesign. But wait, there’s more!
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Most importantly, Facebook 2.0 will rely heavily on functionality. You can search for people that aren’t your friends, you can deal with friend requests (or ignore them) and you can even search your inbox.
Notification will arrive in real time, as long as the app is running. Version 3 is also rumoured to send out notifications even if the app isn’t running, using Apple’s new push notification service.
It looks a lot better than version 1.0, so check it out.