Rumors about a Facebook phone have been circulating for months, but the a new report suggests that HTC has officially been chosen to manufacture the social networking giant's first handheld device. The Next Web is on the story and will be updating their post with more information as it becomes available. What they have as of this writing:

According to City A.M, HTC have been chosen to manufacture two new Facebook-branded smartphones at Mobile World Congress, starting next month.

The devices are said to feature Facebook's branding and colours with the partnership seemingly confirming rumours of a Facebook phone that first started circulating in September 2010.

Read the full story at The Next Web.

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