Social network LinkedIn today announced an updated version of its mobile app for the iOS and Android operating systems, as well as an HTML5 version of its site for mobile browsers.
According to LinkedIn, the new apps are between two and 10 times faster than the previous version, depending on what features a user is accessing. The new apps also add access to LinkedIn groups.
Mobile access to LinkedIn has grown more than 400 per cent year-on-year, according to the social network. Some 200 million LinkedIn searches are conducted using mobile devices every year, and nearly half a billion LinkedIn profiles are viewed.