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Facebook Home for Android is official, coming April 12

04 April, 2013 | Read the news | Post your comment
Facebook Home for Android is official, coming April 12 - read the full textFacebook went live with its Home for Android. It's a launcher which replaces your normal homescreen with "Cover Feed" - a tool which gives you a gesture-operated aggregation of your friends' posts, pictures, statuses, etc. Facebook Home will launch on Google Play on April 12 for a select...

 

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  • 2013-09-22 07:25
  • t5}%

why i can not download face book home in aruba

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  • 2013-04-13 22:44
  • Pvmw

> In reply to SanjN7000 @ 2013-04-10 12:38 from Mfx9 - click to readHehe but I will try to install..if the Rom is good i'll keep it..

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  • 2013-04-10 19:28
  • DMaw

> In reply to rokzki @ 2013-04-10 09:01 from DMaw - click to readS you are Right

But if u have to enjoy new features then u have to

or its not compulsary

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  • 2013-04-10 12:38
  • Mfx9

when can we get Facebook home for Note N7000

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  • 2013-04-10 12:34
  • Mfx9

I hate this kind of application...why? Becoz it will drain ur battery fast!!!

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  • 2013-04-10 09:01
  • DMaw

facebook WAS ok im an active user but now facebook is like a parasite eating away my storage of my nexus 7 now they introduced this .............. facebook used to be nice but now its pain

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  • 2013-04-09 07:09
  • P5pQ

i dont need this crap anymore. i only use xda and it replaced fb in the top list of most visited on my phone

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  • 2013-04-08 15:52
  • v0qJ

This is good for kids. Facebook is no longer for the adult crowd....unless you enjoy Instagrams of people's dinners.

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  • 2013-04-07 19:06
  • j8wI

It seems FB is just a parasite(In this case for Android) with very rapid mutation in order to gather people information!

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  • 2013-04-07 01:21
  • iJW4

> In reply to boosook @ 2013-04-05 10:17 from 0NFW - click to readi agree with this, good comment man! :)

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  • 2013-04-06 16:37
  • 3ITf

Wow!
HTC First has really sweet specs, but on ATT it is NOT cheap!
You have to pay that much in order to be spied on 24/7?
Only in America!
Corporations welcome! :)

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  • 2013-04-05 15:30
  • 3pwj

i think its actually a good idea and very practical for those who cant stay away from facebook. from regular ppl who dont care for the millions of notifications we get on our facebook, its wouldnt be that good. but a launcher is more practical. a facebook phone is a failure.

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  • 2013-04-05 15:25
  • j8wI

> In reply to I Am SiL3n7 @ 2013-04-05 04:52 from w9Kx - click to readyou cant be serious

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  • 2013-04-05 15:21
  • j8wI

> In reply to rashme @ 2013-04-05 08:25 from vGBM - click to readjusts keep loce your lips

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  • 2013-04-05 15:07
  • t}p3

its the carbon copy of windows phon people hub features.....

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  • 2013-04-05 11:26
  • uubS

> In reply to rashme @ 2013-04-05 08:25 from vGBM - click to readLOL! You are confusing facebook integration with the default user interface (which is present also in Android, where FB contacts are integrated in the addressbook, pictures can be shared directly and so on) with a complete replacement of the entire launcher, a thing that is common in Android (there are many launchers available, and you can choose the one you prefer) but that you can't do neither with windows phone nor with iphone. To be clear: the home screen is made by live tiles in WP and icons in iOS, and you can't change this (you can, at most, add a live tile for facebook in WP), while in Android you can customize the whole interface as you like.

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  • 2013-04-05 10:17
  • 0NFW

> In reply to Droided @ 2013-04-05 04:20 from PZUw - click to readTry to look back at the event of June 2012 where Microsoft announced Windows Phone 8 with suport of 64 cores processor and upto 176GB of ram. Just the thing is that at present only quad cores with 1-2GB of Ram are available.... LOL you didn't knew that....

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  • 2013-04-05 09:47
  • U{kv

Best possible move from Facebook. Trying to compete by making phones would never work. Making their own OS would be too much of a gamble.
This way Facebook can get their stuff on the best and most popular models out there.

However Facebook isn't the only popular social media out there, and those who wants a social launcher are probably the ones that are active on many of those services and not just the one (Facebook)

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  • 2013-04-05 09:39
  • mhBi

whats new in it!!! was already on windows phone..perhaps android took a leaf out of windows this time!!!

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  • 2013-04-05 08:25
  • vGBM

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