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Integrating Facebook iOS SDK with Your Application by Giuseppe Macrì

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New features in Facebook iOS SDK 3.x

When Facebook engineers revealed Version 3.0 of Facebook iOS SDK, many developers were really excited because of the many improvements provided for developers to build a social app.

The new SDK provides several new features as follows:

  • Integration in iOS 6
  • Native UI controls for common operations
  • Better session management
  • Mobile aPnalytics

Facebook integration in iOS 6

Facebook is the second social service integrated in iOS; the first was Twitter in Version 5. Facebook integration will bring several advantages for developers who want to build social apps; in fact, the Facebook iOS SDK takes advantage of such an integration.

In order to use the Facebook integrated functionalities in iOS devices, we will need to set ...

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