Sunday, April 14, 2013

129.5 Facebook Home

  • Samsung Captivate
  • CyanogenMod 10
  • Android 4.1.2
  • Works better behind "stock" lockscreen
  • Status updates as wallpaper (long press on picture to view whole picture)
  • Press 'back' soft key or touch middle of screen
  • Swype left for messenger, right for Facebook or recent app
  • Swype up for status update, post picture, checkin or access app drawer
  • 5. Long press app in app drawer to set shortcut or uninstall (long press shortcut and swype up to remove)
  • 3x3 shortcut window - can rearrange on page, not across pages
  • Unusual memory management
  • Random high memory usage
  • Average to bad battery life (still testing)
Check out my comparison of Facebook Home and how it could be implemented in Android here or check out my blog at