Mark Zuckerberg stars in new Facebook Home ad

Mark Zuckerberg stars in new Facebook Home ad
Mark Zuckerberg makes an appearance in the latest ad for Facebook Home. The Android flavored launcher is now available in the Google Play Store and comes pre-installed on the AT&T exclusive HTC First. The real stars of the spot are the CGIs which are used to demonstrate how close you are to your friend's activities when you track them using Cover Feed from Facebook Home.

Meanwhile, the Facebook Home app, which got off to a poor start, now has a 2.4 star rating although the number of those giving it one star is about 2.5 times the number that rank it the top 5 stars. While the app is limited to the HTC One X, the Samsung GALAXY Note II and the Samsung Galaxy S III, it will also work with the HTC One and the Samsung Galaxy S4 once those two top-shelf models are released.

As the ad shows, if you love Facebook, Facebook Home is going to make the experience of tracking your friends feel larger than life.  And yes, there are certainly enough Facebook users out there to make this a worthwhile project. For the rest of those Androids users who really aren't into Facebook or don't care what their pals are up to, the regular Facebook app is enough to take care of their needs.

source:  Facebook via CNET

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15 Comments

1. JojoGo101

Posts: 211; Member since: Dec 17, 2012

Really late with the news on this one..

2. thethird

Posts: 72; Member since: Mar 28, 2013

Yeah so late.

3. akki20892

Posts: 3902; Member since: Feb 04, 2013

agree

18. poopApple

Posts: 38; Member since: Apr 12, 2013

i dont understand why facebook is wasting its resources on crappy products

4. akki20892

Posts: 3902; Member since: Feb 04, 2013

i'm good with facebook app

5. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

GUYS this is a stuid ad

8. bojan

Posts: 188; Member since: Oct 06, 2012

go home mark we dont want you or your phone in our lifes

9. bojan

Posts: 188; Member since: Oct 06, 2012

google should block facebook home because. google need to use google +

12. Hemlocke unregistered

You are right, SOMEBODY needs to use it. There is a difference between registered users and people who are actually using G+, and that chasm makes the Grand Canyon look like a pothole.

10. PAUser

Posts: 7; Member since: Apr 13, 2013

Yawn©€¢¥ facebook home very dead¤€£^ very lags and poor on my s4£€¤°© no good app crash and restart phone>

11. Timmehor

Posts: 599; Member since: Mar 09, 2013

What a good ad, gets the point across. Me likey.

13. mydi.maus unregistered

mark and goat go sleep..

14. dexter_jdr

Posts: 1163; Member since: Jun 28, 2012

good advertising. but that will not happen in real life...

16. microsoftnokiawin

Posts: 1268; Member since: Mar 30, 2012

you don't say

17. Daftama

Posts: 641; Member since: Nov 03, 2012

Rather have bb than fb

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