Now, if HALO looks like Facebook Home to you, that’s because it is meant to. Paranoid Android makes no bones about that. They have no problem at all telling us where their inspiration came from, but that’s about where it ends. It's a brilliant function. Read on for more!
Why is Google being so complimentary about Facebook Home?
Google has been making some positive comments about Facebook Home, these seem strangely odd, first because many users are being quite negative about Facebook Home, and second because you don't see Google making the same comments about HTC Sense, TouchWiz or Amazon's UI on the Kindle Fire. So what is Google up to?
Speaking this morning at All Things D: Dive Into Mobile, Schmidt was very supportive of Facebook and their Home launcher, mentioning it was “a tremendous endorsement of the (Android) platform and what you can do with it."
Third Facebook Home commercial is “Dinner” (video)