5 Killer Facebook Phone Features You’re Guaranteed to Like

Smartphone owners are already checking Facebook 14 times a day, but apparently that’s not enough. This week, the social giant is holding an event where it is expected to show Facebook’s “new home on Android.” Based on reports, it looks like Mark Zuckerberg will debut a new Facebook home screen for Android, for which the company’s apps (camera, messages) will be the default options. It also looks like Facebook could be creating a device in partnership with HTC with mid-range specs. However, a fancy skin and a stand-alone device won’t be enough. Here are five ways Facebook can create a much more immersive experience and win over the skeptics.

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Responsible for the editorial vision for Laptop Mag and Tom's Guide, Mark Spoonauer has been Editor in Chief of LAPTOP since 2003 and has covered technology for nearly 15 years. Mark speaks at key tech industry events and makes regular media appearances on CNBC, Fox and CNN. Mark was previously reviews editor at Mobile Computing, and his work has appeared in Wired, Popular Science and Inc.
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