Watch this: Facebook stuffs your friends in overhead bins in new Home ad

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Facebook seldom airs ads of its own, but the company has released a pair of new TV spots to promote Facebook Home — its new suite of apps that can take control of Android devices, effectively creating a “Facebook phone.” One of the company’s new ads, titled “Airplane,” shows a passenger using Facebook Home to swipe through disparate updates from friends, who then materialize on his plane: like RuPaul’s Drag Race darling Shangela, and a nephew with a cake-smeared face. The ad focuses on Facebook’s new “people, not apps” mantra, and shows a lighter approach to advertising from its deep emotional pitches of the past. Of course, if you want your heartstrings pulled, Facebook’s second Home ad has you covered; “more than anything, we use our…

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