Update to leading Facebook app includes substantial design and usability enhancements
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – April 12, 2012 – Leading mobile app developer, OneLouder today announced its FriendCaster app has crossed more than three million downloads asserting its position as the #1 third-party Facebook app for Android mobile users. This announcement coincides with a major Android app update to FriendCaster with substantial design and usability enhancements, as well as a number of exclusive new features not available in any other Facebook app.
“This is a fantastic milestone for our company to recognize the number of fans supporting us,” said Evan Conway, OneLouder President. “It also recognizes our commitment to distinctive design and constant performance improvement.”
FriendCaster (version 5) delivers a stunning new UI designed specifically for Android and loaded with Ice Cream Sandwich features, real-time push notifications, and faster performance. Other notable updates and features include:
- Redesigned news feed
- Quick and easy setup wizard for notifications
- Six new color themes
- Higher resolution photos in your news feed
- Faster access to comment and like status updates
- Ability to tag more than one Friend at the time in a Post
- Memory improvements all-around
- New check-ins interface
- Quick access to post status update or photos/video
The new version of FriendCaster is available to download free now for Android smartphones and tablets on Google Play and the Kindle Fire on the Amazon Appstore. An ads-free “Pro” version is also available for purchase. Version 5.0 is a free upgrade to all current Android and Kindle Fire users.
OneLouder launched FriendCaster for Android-based smartphones and tablets, as well as iPad in April 2011.
OneLouder is a leading mobile app developer focused on simplifying and organizing social content on mobile and tablet devices. The company has had more than 15 million downloads across its suite of apps including, TweetCaster, the world’s #1 third party Twitter app, FriendCaster, SportCaster, ChannelCaster, BaconReader, and 1Weather. For more information visit www.onelouder.com; follow us on Twitter and become a fan on Facebook.