Facebook Brings Chat Head to iPhone and iPad with updated iOS app
Facebook has updates its iOS app and added new Chat head feature. This feature is similar to the feature added in the Facebook app and messenger app for Android few days back. But on iOS, you can not use chat head feature outside the Facebook app.
If you are doing other stuffs on Facebook like reading news feed, it will show chat head if someone starts conversation with you. You can simply tap on these chat heads to reply. If you do not want to reply, you can simply drag them around.
Other things added in this update is Stickers. It is special smileys or emoticons. Facebook is also planning to offer only few stickers for free while asking users to purchase rest from Sticker stores.
These are the main features added in this update
- Keep chatting from anywhere in the app with chat heads (available to everyone soon)
- Send stickers to liven up your messages (available to everyone soon)
- Explore new feeds like Music, Photos and Games
These new features are rolling out to everyone gradually. The update is now available on the App Store and you can download it here.