Facebook’s new ‘Home’ won’t solve its advertising problem

Facebook has an ad problem but it has nothing to do with phones. It's that Facebook ads are rife with spammers and scammers.

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2. Facebook so desperately needs ad revenue right now that it’s willing to turn a blind eye to spammers and scammers.

Neither of those possibilities is very hopeful. And until Facebook figures this shite out, there’s no way I’m going to relinquish control of my smartphone to Facebook Home.

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