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HTC First gets massive price slash at AT&T, after reports of weak demand

HTC First gets massive price slash at AT&T, after reports of weak demand

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The HTC First may not be off to a great start at AT&T, the first carrier to house the Facebook Phone. On Wednesday, the Facebook Home loaded smartphone received a price cut from the initial $99.99  (£65)pricing, down to $0.99 when signing a two-year... >>

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We’ve got smartphone fatigue. It’s always a new iPhone, new Windows Phone, new Android phone with Samsung’s latest TouchWiz UX, or a lifesaver the folks at BlackBerry are trying to cook up, dominating the news cycle on a daily basis. This is why... >>

HTC First with Facebook Home now available on AT&T for $99

HTC First with Facebook Home now available on AT&T for $99

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The HTC First, the first handset to come with Facebook Home pre-loaded, is now available stateside for the Facebook-enthused.  After roughly a week of being available for pre-order, the HTC First is available exclusively on AT&T stores and online for... >>

Facebook airs silly 'Airplane' Facebook Home ad spot on TV

Facebook airs silly 'Airplane' Facebook Home ad spot on TV

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Facebook has begun an advertising campaign for its new Facebook Home launcher on Android. Home focuses on people and not apps, as Mark Zuckerburg explained at the launch event in San Francisco last week.  The Airplane advertisement Facebook showed during... >>

HTC: Facebook Home can be disabled on the HTC First for stock Android

HTC: Facebook Home can be disabled on the HTC First for stock Android

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It turns out that the upcoming HTC First handset preloaded with the Facebook Home launcher is actually running stock Android as its base. HTC confirmed to Pocket-lint that a user can disable Facebook Home to run stock Android on the handset instead.... >>

Don't like Facebook Home? HTC to release HTC First variant without it

Don't like Facebook Home? HTC to release HTC First variant without it

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HTC is tipped to release the HTC M4, a variant of the HTC First without Facebook Home and the addition of HTC's UltraPixel camera technology. LabTooFer was able to get its hands-on specs for the mid-range device. The HTC M4 is said to feature a Snapdragon... >>

HTC First release date UK: Summer as EE exclusive

HTC First release date UK: Summer as EE exclusive

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EE has confirmed that it will exclusively stock the HTC First, the new Facebook-friendly phone, from this summer in the UK. The UK release date comes some time after the US launch on 12 April, although HTC, Facebook and EE have not detailed why. "The... >>

What is Facebook Home? And how to get it on your existing Android phone

What is Facebook Home? And how to get it on your existing Android phone

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Facebook and its partners have announced the HTC First, making a U-turn on something it said it would never do: launch a Facebook phone. It won't be for everyone, but Facebook does hope to tempt you in with a clever Android user interface tweak. And... >>

Facebook phone unveiled as HTC First with Facebook Home, available 12 April on AT&T US, EE coming soon

Facebook phone unveiled as HTC First with Facebook Home, available 12 April on AT&T US, EE coming soon

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Facebook has officially announced the HTC First "Facebook Phone" at a media event at its headquarters in San Francisco. Peter Chou, HTC's chief executive officer, revealed the handset based on Android with Facebook's own Facebook Home launched on top.... >>

Facebook phone? Watch the Facebook New Home on Android event right here

Facebook phone? Watch the Facebook New Home on Android event right here

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The Facebook New Home for Android event is due to start within the hour and Pocket-lint has the live stream right here so you don't have to go anywhere else to follow the action as it happens. Will Mark Zuckerberg finally unveil the much-rumoured Facebook... >>