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The HTC Impact
Facebook Home also has implications for HTC. The HTC First is the first and only smartphone designed around the new app. The phone costs $99 with a two-year AT&T contract.
The phone body is thin and seamless, with a 4.3-inch glass display. Inside, the smartphone runs Android 4.1 with the new Facebook Home experience. The device incorporates a Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor with dual-core CPU and 3G/4G world and multimode LTE . But if Facebook Home flops, it could mean poor sales for the HTC First.
"Facebook Home is in the early days and we'll see how many people download it and, of the downloaders, how many keep it turned on," Greengart said. "It's definitely an interesting move by Facebook not to build its own platform but to basically take over Google's platform. I have no doubt that Google, Microsoft , Apple and BlackBerry are all watching this very carefully to see just how powerful Facebook really is. Facebook claims it is one of the most used applications on mobile devices, and we'll see if that translates into something consumers want even more of."
Posted: 2013-04-24 @ 6:51am PT
This article is explaining how facebook is used worldwide on devices such as computers, phones and others. It translates into something consumers want even more of. Anyone can download Facebook home to any device, at the click of a button, which also keeps Facebook popular.
Posted: 2013-04-14 @ 10:25pm PT
Biggest pile of crap I have ever seen stayed on my phone for about 5 mins. Messed with my contacts took the whole phone over just garbage.
Posted: 2013-04-14 @ 9:30am PT
I installed it on my Samsung GS3 and uninstalled it 3 minutes later.