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With bad user reviews piling up, Facebook Home (FB) has fallen out of App Annie's top-100 Google...
With bad user reviews piling up, Facebook Home (FB) has fallen out of App Annie's top-100 Google Play download lists for every covered market. Nonetheless, those who have downloaded Home are spending 25% more time using Facebook than before, giving Mark Zuckerberg & Co. a big incentive to right the ship. Updates will soon bring back two Android staples - an app dock and folder support - but there's no word on when a third (widgets) whose absence has sparked many complaints will arrive. Meanwhile, Home now supports Samsung's Galaxy S4, and AT&T has cut the price of the HTC First to a subsidized $0.99. (previous)