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Facebook Home Available for Phones, but Tablets Left Waiting
by Ed Hardy -  4/12/2013

The new Facebook Home app launched today, but it's currently only for Android smartphones. A version for tablets is in development, however.

[click to view image]Its developer is being a bit vague about when a scaled-up version of Facebook Home will be introduced. At this point, the company has only said it will be out in the next several months.

In the mean time, those who have an Android phone can download the app on the Google Play Store.

More About Facebook Home

Rather than being just an app, Facebook's new software changes the emphasis of a user's phone to social networking. As the most obvious examples, the lockscreen and the home screen are replaced with images and posts from the user's Facebook feed.

Other applications can still be launched, but only from within Facebook Home.

There are more details on Facebook Home on our sister site, Brighthand.

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