Only a month after introducing a new chat interface and concept, Facebook has apparently decided to once again add all your Facebook friends to the chat. The new Facebook chat interface is still accessible as a sidebar, however after the first 10 or so friends you’re most engaged with there’s a list of all your other Facebook friends that are logged into their chat.
It’s called More online friends and brings back the simple concept of knowing who appears in the chat list is online. While Facebook’s new chat introduced a number of good UI changes, it was obviously a little too complicated for most users who didn’t know or want to search for a friend in order to chat with them. Facebook seems to be rolling out this new feature, but here’s a screenshot I managed to take: