Probably one of the most confusing parts of Facebook’s launch of Paper is precisely the fact that there already is an app called Paper. If you hadn’t heard about FiftyThree’s award winning sketch application for the iPad, we suggest you have a look. Lot’s of speculation surged from Facebook’s app launch, since many assumed that Facebook had purchased FiftyThree, but that wasn’t the case.
Today FiftyThree’s CEO Georg Petschnigg published an open and very polite letter expressing that “Facebook can apply the same degree of thought [...]
For the longest time, many have complained about their options for using Facebook on mobile. The company hasn’t necessarily done the best job in porting Facebook to mobile phones in an elegant and reliable way, and proof of it lies in failed attempts like Facebook Home, in order to bring an enhanced experience of the service to Android. The answer to these complaints is Paper by Facebook, and we’ve taken it out for a spin.
In a nutshell, the service is like merging Flipboard with Facebook Home, which is actually a good thing. Facebook’s intention is for you to [...]