Straw, the new exciting app for quickly polling your friends and followers, has just been updated. The new release, version 1.0.9, adds toast notifications when a poll ends. It also includes numerous bug fixes.

Straw is still in Beta, but it is frequently updated based on user feedback. For example, last month's update brought better Facebook integration. If you have any suggestions and bug reports, feel free to send them over to

Here's the changelog according to the Windows Phone Store listing:

  • added toast notifications when a poll ends
  • numerous bug fixes

Have you been playing with Straw on your Windows Phone device? How do you like the open beta so far? Let us know in the comments!

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