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Facebook Home adds Instagram, Pinterest, Tumblr support

Facebook continues building out its much-maligned Home launcher for Google's Android, adding support for the social networking giant's own Instagram photo-sharing app as well as rival media sharing platforms Pinterest, Tumblr and Flickr.

Facebook Home 'slower rolling out than I would have hoped,' Zuckerberg admits

Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg admitted the social networking giant's Home launcher for Android has failed to live up to expectations, but he declined to call the venture a failure.

Facebook adds music app controls to latest Android beta

Facebook is adding mobile music controls to its latest Android application beta, allowing users to manage services like Spotify, Google Play Music, Pandora and Rdio directly via the Facebook Home launcher's Cover Feed lockscreen.

Facebook ports Home's Cover Feed to flagship Android app

Facebook is overhauling its Android social networking application with the addition of Cover Feed, an alternative lockscreen first introduced as part of the Facebook Home launcher.

AT&T CEO compares HTC First Facebook phone to Apple's ill-fated ROKR

AT&T Mobility CEO Ralph de la Vega said the company has sold out of the HTC First, the first smartphone to preload Facebook's much-maligned Home launcher for Google's Android.

Facebook, Samsung meet to explore mobile partnership possibilities

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg met Tuesday with Samsung Electronics President J.K. Shin to explore potential mobile partnership opportunities,  Bloomberg  reports.

Facebook Home kicks off makeover with new favorite apps tray

Facebook is taking steps to overhaul its much-maligned Home launcher for Google's Android, adding a new tray for favorite non-Facebook apps.

Facebook COO Sandberg acknowledges Facebook Home issues, is optimistic about its future

Facebook isn't too worried about the first iteration of Facebook Home for Android, in spite of the stream of poor reviews it received on Google Play, according to Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg.

Facebook vows Home improvements, halts U.K. launch of HTC First

Facebook said it is retooling its much-maligned Home launcher for Google's Android, promising significant improvements directly inspired by consumer feedback.

Facebook Home quietly expands to Samsung Galaxy S4, HTC One

Facebook is extending its fledgling Home launcher to several high-profile Android smartphones including the Samsung Galaxy S4, HTC One and Sony Xperia ZL.