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 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.