Defending its decision to end support for older versions, Facebook said in a blog: “Our team spends countless hours making it the best way to message your friends and family.
" Another says, "And this was once a flagship phone... The battle to get Gingerbread on the Desire is more one of principle, with many users thinking it unfair for HTC to stop supporting a phone that's only just over a year old. Let us know your sentiments in the comments section below, or on our Facebook page. The Android 2.3 update has been seriously squeezed -- adjusted and with applications removed to work around the Desire's memory constraints.As such HTC says it's for development only, and is recommended for "expert users".I have a problem logging into Facebook using Facebook for android on my HTC Desire S after updating new Version.I get this prompt "sorry, login failed to reach facebook serv ers.Using older versions of apps means that experiences won’t work well or sometimes not at all.” The company says it has “reached out” to those affected and is also offering suggestions in Messenger to people about to lose access.