The official Facebook application for Android has received an update today, eliminating the much-maligned "Camera" and "Messenger" shortcuts within the app drawer. The apps were first bundled with Facebook in version 1.9, and have been criticized for potentially misleading users. An attempt was made in version 1.9.1 to remedy this with a small Facebook icons in the lower left corner, however now it seems the decision has been made to pull them entirely. No other changes seem to have been made in this latest version, and the Facebook Messenger app remains available as a separate download on the Google Play Store.
In addition, the changelog for the latest version 1.9.2 includes lists "bug fixes" as being included in the new build.
Hit the update button to grab the new version. Alternatively, we've got the usual Google Play links and QR codes after the break.
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