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Facebook Home Beta Leaks, Can Be Installed on Nexus 4


MoDaCo has just leaked a pre-release version of Facebook Home. Set for launch on April 12th, Facebook's new launcher will initially only be compatible with five handsets, but MoDaCo says this pre-release version works on a wide range of devices including the Nexus 4.

There are a few caveats: Facebook's new "Chat Heads" feature isn't working, and the maximum supported resolution is 1280 x 768. It's also a little difficult to get up and running in the first place, although it doesn't require any major trickery aside from enabling "install from unknown sources" in Android's settings menu. As the beta apps don't require root, risks to your phone should be minimal, but being pre-release software don't expect the most stable experience. If...

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