Facebook announced today that it is releasing Home, a new skin for Android phones that places Facebook front and center on Android phones. Below are some highlights of features which should begin rolling out on new handsets on April 12th, and some charts explaining the benefits to Facebok. Follow the links for more info.
- Front and center is a new kind of display Facebook calls Cover Feed.
How to Use Cover Feed on Facebook Home [via: http://www.theverge.com/2013/4/4/4183172/facebook-home-android]
While Facebook is being uncharacteristically candid with its responses so far, it’s tough to see how it couldn’t be. Facebook is set to suck up 30 percent of mobile ad dollars this year, so obviously, advertising will be a core part of its plans with Home.