• You can't delete Facebook on certain Samsung phones, and people are pissed

    2 monthes ago - By TheBoyGeniusReport

    Gone are the days when Samsung phones would ship with plenty of bloatware. That's software that you didn't really need but which Samsung and its carrier partners preinstalled on the new phone. But Samsung phones still ship with built-in apps that you can't delete. And it turns out that Facebook is one of them.
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  • No, Samsung isn't pre-installing Facebook on your phone

    No, Samsung isn't pre-installing Facebook on your phone

    2 monthes ago - By The Next Web

    Early this morning, Bloomberg reported that Samsung doesn't let users uninstall the Facebook app from some of its phones. The story states that Facebook app comes pre-installed in select Samsung devices and users can only disable it, but can't delete it from their phones. However, that's not the whole picture. The pre-installed “Facebook app” on these Samsung phones is merely a placeholder which prompts users to download updates to the main Facebook app. Basically, you can't use or log in to Facebook unless you decide to update the placeholder app.. The stub is Facebook App...
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  • Users Outraged As Facebook App Cannot Be Removed From Some Samsung Phones

    Users Outraged As Facebook App Cannot Be Removed From Some Samsung Phones

    2 monthes ago - By Android Headlines

    A rather interesting piece of info surfaced on Bloomberg recently, it seems like some users cannot delete Facebook from Samsung 's smartphones. A person called Nick Winke, who is a photographer in the Pacific Northwest, purchased the Galaxy S8 back in 2017, when it was introduced, and he used Facebook all this time. Now, he wants to delete it, but he cannot, which is what caught the attention of the media. The “disable” option is there, in the settings, but the uninstall option is nowhere to be found. So, what's going on? It seems like Facebook has a list of partners with whom it has deals...
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