With the Social widget, you can see your online friends' status updates directly on the home screen when you're signed in to social networking services, such as Facebook or Twitter, through the Social app.
|Add the Social widget to the home screen|
Select and hold an empty area on the home screen, then select Add widget > Social.
|Open the Social app from the home screen|
On the home screen, select the Social widget. If you're signed in, the status updates view opens. If you're not signed in, the sign-in view opens.