5 Reasons You Shouldn't Call Facebook Home

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It’s not a ‘Facebook Phone,’ it’s not a Facebook operating system—it’s Facebook Home. On Thursday Mark Zuckerberg and the Facebook team laid to rest the persistent ‘Facebook Phone’ rumors  and unveiled its new app family for Android. The app launcher, which is essentially a Facebook overlay for select Android Jelly Bean devices, brings Facebook to your lock screen, Home screen, messenger, and well, your entire phone. But is Facebook’s Home on Android the solution for staying connected to your favorite people, or is it more trouble than it’s worth? Here are five things to look out for before installing Facebook Home on April 12. 

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Lisa Eadicicco
Lisa Eadicicco, LAPTOP Staff Writer
Lisa has been reporting on all things mobile for Laptopmag.com since early 2013. When she’s not reviewing gadgets, she’s usually browsing patent databases or interviewing experts to track down the hottest tech trends before they even happen. Lisa holds a B.A. in Journalism from SUNY Purchase and has contributed to The International Business Times, The New York Daily News and Guitar World Magazine.
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  • george Says:

    Am I going to download Facebook Home to make Zuck-kember a richer man ??? the man who stole the facebook idea from the twin brothers ???, a man hungry for money and it is going to be richer with my help watching or clicking Facebook ads ??? Hell not. Go the hell Zuck-kember !!! I am not going to give Google my back when I got a lot of benefits from the free Googles Services and Applications. Go the hell Zuck-kember !!!!

  • Boopoo Says:

    Facebook is a virus.

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