Facebook's got a new phone. And a new home screen. They're going to be fine, probably, more or less. But you are also asleep now because the idea of a Facebook phone bores you, deeply. Maybe it shouldn't. In a perfect world, there's a compelling case for a true blue Facebook phone.
It's the Messaging
We take for granted a lot of messaging capabilities of our phones. "It sends texts," is basically good enough for most of us. And we're never really going to be able to leave SMS behind. It's too ingrained. Facebook, though, has looked like our best way out, with both its ubiquity and its strong first-party apps on iOS and Android.