Update for Facebook is now available for Android! Along with the announcement of the new updated version of Facebook (Facebook 3.3.1), Mark Zuckerberg had announced this major update for Android which brings many new features to the Android platform.

Facebook for Android Gets An Update

This update brings the long awaited features, Facebook Groups and Places to the Android. Facebook Groups will allow you to make a private or public area where you can group chat with its members, share posts etc. Facebook Places allows you to check in to Gowalla and Foursquare and many more.

From the official site:

New features include:

– Groups: share posts with small groups of friendsÂ
– Places: share where you are with friends, see where friends are, discover places nearbyÂ
– Improved notifications: view comments and updates within the app

You can download Facebook for Android from the Android market.