Eight months after making a fuss to launch version “featherweight” of your home page, called Facebook Lite, the social network of Mark Zuckerberg quietly announced that it will no longer offer this option to their users.
“Thanks to everyone who tested the Facebook Lite, but it is no longer available for use. We learned a lot by testing a lighter version of our page, “says a wistful post on your fan page.
Some rumors suggest that among these lessons the Lite left was that simple page also eliminates a number of features that ensure the profitability of the site, while others point out that the newest versions of Facebook were significantly faster, making unnecessary Lite.
Mariners attempting to access the address lite.facebook.com will be redirected to the normal service page.
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