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v2.8.1 Update- The following issues have been fixed: On iOS5 friends list not showing properly when choosing chat friends: app is forced to close in the middle of scrolling friends list or chat rooms: profile image not being able to be enlarged: photos and videos fail to be attached while exporting chat records to email: keyboard being shown as a black screen in chat roomsv2.8.0 Update- Support for Additional Languages (Simplified and Traditional Chinese, Thai, Turkish, German, French, Portugues... See all new features »