Thus, a too narrow market definition, as in the case of Facebook Home
, which was limited only to a very specific user group i.e.
Eventually (for now), that fizzled out and turned into Facebook Home
, what essentially amounted to an Android skin aACAo if you don't launch your own phone, at least you can try to disguise other phones as your own.
The app also has a familiar look: its avatars, called "hoverheads," are a lot like Facebook's "chat heads," but HoverChat was actually released the week before Facebook Home
's debut, Tech Crunch reported.
Choosing not to limit itself to an app on smartphones, Facebook has built on Android, grafting onto it a new interface layer it calls Facebook Home
The social networking website introduced several new features this year, such as Facebook home
, Facebook timeline and graph search.
The most significant development is Facebook Home
, software that can be downloaded on to certain Android phones to feed news and photos from friends - and advertising - directly to the owner's locked home screen.
Nobody wants it." The Facebook Home
is supposed to create a phone that's about people, not apps, playing to the social site's strengths.
Hooton, United Kingdom, May 11, 2013 --(PR.com)-- In an announcement on its Newsroom section on 4 April, the California based organisation introduced its new programme, Facebook Home
, which "lets you see the world through people, not apps." Facebook says that Home is designed so that users can have their smartphone based around the social networking site, rather than having to access an app to access their notifications.
Company highlights during the first three months of the year included the launch of "Facebook Home
" software, which puts the social network center stage on Android-powered smartphones, and the launch of a set of new ad products.
Facebook Users download Facebook Home
500,000+ times, aren't liking it much .
That's the thinking behind Facebook Home
That appears to be the thinking behind Facebook Home
, the big thing Facebook unveiled this week.