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Facebook is working on an OS to ditch Google's Android

20 Dec 2019

Facebook is working on an OS to ditch Google's Android

Facebook, the biggest social network on the planet, is looking to take on Google with its own operating system.

#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: OnePlus TV, Amazon's smart ring, Facebook's 'mind-reading' wristband, more

29 Sep 2019

#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: OnePlus TV, Amazon's smart ring, Facebook's 'mind-reading' wristband, more

The last week of September was full of hardware launches and interesting feature upgrades from leading tech giants.

Apparently, Facebook is developing AR glasses with Ray-Ban's owner

18 Sep 2019

Apparently, Facebook is developing AR glasses with Ray-Ban's owner

After developing a bunch of Oculus-branded VR headsets, Facebook is shifting gears into the arena of augmented reality (AR).

Soon, Facebook's device will help you 'feel' VR games

22 Jul 2019

Soon, Facebook's device will help you 'feel' VR games

As VR continues to go mainstream (with game, gyms, and spas), Facebook is doing everything it can to establish its footprint in the arena.

WhatsApp, Instagram, Facebook not working for many users: Details here

14 Mar 2019

WhatsApp, Instagram, Facebook not working for many users: Details here

In a major surprise, Facebook's entire family of apps, including WhatsApp and Instagram, appears to have gone down for some users.

Instagram co-founders resign, marking another high-profile exit from Facebook

25 Sep 2018

Instagram co-founders resign, marking another high-profile exit from Facebook

Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger, the co-founders of photo and video sharing network Instagram, have decided to quit.

Expired certificate bricks all of Oculus's Rift VR headsets

08 Mar 2018

Expired certificate bricks all of Oculus's Rift VR headsets

All of Oculus's Rift headsets faced several hours of downtime after an expired certificate apparently soft-bricked all the Rift VR headsets.

Flicks: A new unit of time invented by Facebook

24 Jan 2018

Flicks: A new unit of time invented by Facebook

Facebook has come up with a new way of measuring time. Just like hours, minutes and seconds, there's now a new unit of time called "Flicks" invented by Facebook's Virtual Reality team.

#CES2018: Facebook's Oculus, Xiaomi partner for two standalone VR headsets

09 Jan 2018

#CES2018: Facebook's Oculus, Xiaomi partner for two standalone VR headsets

In a surprise move, at the ongoing CES, Facebook's Oculus VR has announced a partnership with Xiaomi for building standalone VR (virtual reality) headsets.

Magic Leap: $2 billion in funding, product still not interesting!

23 Dec 2017

Magic Leap: $2 billion in funding, product still not interesting!

After raising about $2 billion in the last four years, augmented-reality company Magic Leap finally has a product to show.

Oculus VR Conference: New $199 "Oculus Go" headset unveiled

12 Oct 2017

Oculus VR Conference: New $199 "Oculus Go" headset unveiled

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg unveiled Oculus VR's new mobile headset called "Oculus Go" at the Oculus Connect 4 event.

Facebook now has 5 million business advertisers on its platform

12 Apr 2017

Facebook now has 5 million business advertisers on its platform

If you are from the 21st century, you are on social media, so it is inevitable that companies are now more focused on Facebook advertisements than ever.