Facebook talking to Apple and Microsoft about offering Facebook Home on their mobile platforms
0. phoneArena 15 Apr 2013, 20:13 posted on
It seems like the possibility of success is pretty remote, but regardless, it seems that Facebook is talking to Apple and Microsoft about offering Facebook Home on their mobile platforms. Facebook Home currently only exists on Android, which is the only platform that allows the customization to make Facebook Home possible, but Facebook wants to branch out if possible...
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2. CellularNinja (Posts: 302; Member since: 27 Sep 2011)
Who can blame Facebook for trying? But there is no way that Apple would go along with this. Although, in general, I would guess that Facebook's new app would hit Home (pun intended) with iOS users better than Android it does with users.
It's a long shot, but we'll see.
6. lyndon420 (Posts: 1737; Member since: 11 Jul 2012)
Would be interesting to know how many leave iOS for Android over something like this.
15. CellularNinja (Posts: 302; Member since: 27 Sep 2011)
Yeah, if I was a heavy Facebook user, I could see myself switching OSs for something like this.
3. mydi.maus (unregistered)
hey! apple and microsoft,dont let facebook fool you....
5. AeroPrime (Posts: 150; Member since: 21 Feb 2011)
Please don't MS don't accept.... In android it sucks why would u accept it.
16. CellularNinja (Posts: 302; Member since: 27 Sep 2011)
You personally may not like it, neither do I as it is right now, but what it does accomplish is that it gives users more options, that's all. It's hard to have too many options.
7. infinitemethod (Posts: 126; Member since: 04 Sep 2012)
I installed Facebook Home and then instantly uninstalled, both Home and Facebook altogether. Feels great.
9. InspectorGadget80 (Posts: 6463; Member since: 26 Mar 2011)
I already uninstalled my FB app before it got the update.. i just go on the browser instead.
8. babyk (Posts: 221; Member since: 03 Nov 2011)
installed then immediately uninstalled thank you have anice day
10. kaliil10 (Posts: 145; Member since: 16 May 2012)
There ist already Facebook integration on WP there is no need Facebook home.
11. Goldeneye (Posts: 353; Member since: 22 Jan 2011)
Not happening, at least on iOS, WP8? 50/50 in my opinion.
13. tigermcm (Posts: 718; Member since: 02 Sep 2009)
please keep away from WP(im a fan) how about you fix the mobile website before putting your home on my block
14. TheBitterTruth (unregistered)
Why Facebook wants to ruine Microsoft and apple?