On the premiere episode of TechHive's weekly news show, Carlos Rodela and Jon Phillips riff on Facebook's new smartphone software, Apple rumors, and Microsoft's upcoming game console.
Facebook Home, Apple iPhone 5S, and Xbox Durango - TechWatch
Facebook Home is a new launcher that brings the social network to the forefront of your Android smartphone, which is great—if you’re into that sort of thing.
Social network's new overlay for Android smartphones 'would be the first thing I would block on my network,' said one security adviser.
Facebook has posted a Q&A on its website about the privacy implications of its new Facebook Home software for Android phones, though it was unclear if it has addressed all the concerns raised.
At first glance, Facebook Home and the HTC First look like good bets for social butterflies, but power users and those who don't like 24/7 connectivity may opt out.