It was unveiled yesterday on the Menlo Park stage in the headquarters of Facebook, from Mark Zuckerberg the new creature of the social network "Home“: A mini operating system, a real extension of Android, which transforms the smartphone into a“ node ”of the social network.
Indeed Facebook Home is a modified version of the Google platform with the purpose of share texts, photos and videos in real time through a "Cover Feed" of their contacts strictly connected to the personal profile on Facebook.
In this way the entire world of Facebook is transported to mobile with the ability to share content on major platforms such as Instagram, Google+, Vimeo but, in addition, there is the possibility, with a simple touch, to browse photos of our friends associated with contacts in the address book and to share, as CEO Mark Zuckerberg says, our world.
Facebook Home will be on sale from April 12 on the Play Store and will work on HTC One and One X, on Samsung Galaxy S3, S4 and Note.
On the same date, the first smartphone will be available.HTC First with Facebook Home integrated at a cost of $ 99,99. A full-touch device available in four colors ready to return the best “Facebook Experience” in the world.
A big step forward for the most famous social network in the world which, with its immense network of people, has also set foot in the world of mobile telephony ready to battle the giants of the sector.
For those wishing to learn more: the images of the presentation of the Facebook Home.
HTC First con Facebook Home