Which New Home Features Is Facebook Beta-Testing?

HomeLockScreenBetaTestFacebook confirmed that it is beta-testing customizable lock screens for its Home Android overlay, along with several new features that were rolled out Tuesday night to participants in its Facebook for Android Beta Testers program.

The social network described the new Home features it is beta-testing as follows:

  • The Home lock screen has a new look, which includes time, weather, and notifications.
  • Users can swipe left on their lock screens to access their Cover Feeds and browse photos and posts.
  • As reported earlier this week, users can choose custom wallpapers for their Home lock screens.

Readers: What do you think of these potential changes to Home?

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