Chat Heads Are Now In the Facebook Messenger App for Android

The weirdly named Chat Heads feature was a big focus on the new Facebook phone. But just like the "Home" launcher itself, you won't need an HTC First to get it. The Facebook Messenger app for Android just got an update will full Chat Head functionality. [Google Play via The Verge]

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DISCUSSION

I go out of my way to avoid Facebook chat so I don't really see the appeal at all. I don't need chat spam from mere acquaintances. Maybe I'm the exception, but I'd be curious to know what percentage of Facebook users actually use it's chat functionality.