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Rumors of a new FaceBook on -- coming up yet again the social media giant has sent out invitations for a big press event that takes place next week April 4.
Now sources say FaceBook is working with HTC to produce a Smartphone but.
Is there any truth to this here to explain -- -- Friday from the Wall Street Journal and we're thanks for coming on the show really appreciate it is this summer long this hi this is really gonna.
-- calling -- a FaceBook phone as a bit of a misnomer what this is very simple these really this is a new version of Facebook's mobile.
That if users allow it to do this will take over your home screens it -- you turn on the phone.
Or the fungus is sleeping can he turn it back on your FaceBook content will be right there in the whole point is FaceBook wants to be.
Front and center on Smartphones.
It's gonna start with HTC phones that are powered by Google's Android software but eventually face because gonna make this available to all android devices and as as you know android is the number one Smartphone.
Software out there.
Well I've been moving onto another topic is I -- you're out there reporting on all of them.
Google testing same day delivery of goods you buy from them what's happening.
Will this -- -- fruition it seems like everybody is trying to do same day delivery.
That's true we've got Google now we have each day.
Amazon and retailers like Wal-Mart all trying to fulfill same day delivery so -- your consumer in your home shopping on your computer on your mobile device.
You can hit a few buttons and then how whatever you want delivered to your home or office here can you make the economics of this work I mean I've done same day with Amazon it's fantastic I love it but at the same time I wonder.
How of the holy -- -- -- all in this off.
Yes there -- with Amazon may have a bunch a warehouse is all over the place and that allows them to you to do this.
The problem with Amazon is you basically have to -- your order in by seven or eight or 9 AM or you're -- in yet.
With eBay and some of the other services you can order it at night and still get a couple hours later -- you're absolutely right the economics are very uncertain.
There are some companies that went belly up in the dot com doom ten years ago or twelve years ago.
They tried to do this and failed.
So you have a lot of experimentation going on well and -- -- -- speaking of experimentation.
Wal-Mart apparently is thinking about having.
There in store customers deliver the purchases of on line customers which to me sounds like complete insanity.
Are serious about that could actually happen.
So they they have publicly said -- -- thinking about this it sounds crazy.
But it's not really we've -- where -- situation we're in day and age where.
Anyone who has the ability to do something.
Can become an employee if you have a car you can rent out the car you can be -- -- funeral home.
You can rent out the home their services like air being viewed Somalia at least for homes where you do this.
There's list inside car where you can just take your car via taxi so it makes sense that we be thinking about.
You know how how much traffic you know how many people are going to be stores they're gonna go back to their homes they might as well just stop often and drop off some good some.
You know and don't -- away -- -- I guess so accept freelance nation I guess America thanks for coming on tonight absolute pleasure having on the show appreciate your time.
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