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“People are increasingly updating their status when they’re on the go,’’ said Augie Ray, an analyst at Forrester Research in San Francisco. “Facebook is a very popular application on every single smartphone in the country.’’
The new phones are slated to run Google’s Android operating system and would probably carry the AT&T brand in the United States, the people said. Facebook has not decided whether its name will be used on the devices, one person said.