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He's now -- talk about FaceBook because it may be changing its status in the mobile market how high Shibani Joshi.
Joins us with the details on another story a lot of people are talking about today.
They think they sure are -- an obvious question to ask is why in the world which FaceBook when a play in this sandbox when there are so many other competitor -- apple Google.
Samsung the list goes on in non ending -- compelling reason is while it's just got a captive and large audience a billion users.
And according to a study from IDC in FaceBook last week FaceBook found that mobile users are checking their face but.
Status fourteen times today on their phone most -- then waking up.
In fifteen -- sell what they're trying to do is -- the entire experiencing a growth experience.
Being in the Smartphone market.
Send any accent and the mobile money that goes all along with that.
They're holding a big event later on this week at their headquarters on Thursday -- -- sort of the rumored status so -- we think.
Could be in a phone based on her rumored reports right now we think that the phone is going to be made by HTC.
This is like the number four number five player in the Smartphone business.
I it will have a customized version of Google and -- in doses.
Unique operating system or customize Google Android operating system a four point.
Three inch screen actually in sixteen gigs of storage and -- rear cam that's actually weaker then the iPhone.
At five megapixels a one point six megapixel front camera.
And then if you have a Wi-Fi we believe that you're going to be able to make free calls and text messages using the messenger.
Overall -- on I think you would agree with me these are these features kind of just -- just nothing great of course and everything to change when the company does.
And if it does come out with their phone on Thursday but what they're gonna have to do is convince users that just opening their act isn't an -- they're gonna need the full face but the experience from start to finish.
Not going to be easy value proposition to make out there.
No it's not as that I was thinking the whole time during your reported that hey we have an app on our phones -- -- on our android phone now for FaceBook why would we need -- -- We'll say I guess face.
It's it's all about integrations and they wanna get these hardcore users when you open your phone you get -- -- when he take but I don't you go straight to -- and it's about.
Eliminating the steps united may not be they're tired audience but they're billion others that media content they have a pretty good one to choose from -- right about that -- -- in the newsroom now we're gonna.
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