Facebook goes for smart phones

Save-a-click software latest move to boost ad revenue

Posted: April 5, 2013 at 3:14 a.m.

Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook’s chief executive officer, speaks Thursday about the company’s new smart-phone software at a news conference at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif.

Facebook Thursday unveiled smart-phone software Thursday that puts social networking features front and center on a handset, stepping up efforts to spur sales of advertising on small screens.

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Business, Pages 25 on 04/05/2013