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Ray-Ban Stories are Facebook’s first smart glasses

As announced last year, Facebook launched a partnership with EssilorLuxottica to make a pair of smart glasses, now unveiled as Ray-Ban Stories.

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Facebook Connect Announcements: Oculus Quest 2, Project Aria and more

Facebook has made a couple of announcements during their Facebook Connect event (formerly known as Oculus Connect) including the new Oculus Quest 2, Project Aria and much more.

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Star Wars: Tales From The Galaxy’s Edge VR experience coming later this year

It’s time to jump into hyperspace and back to Black Spire Output in Star Wars: Tales From The Galaxy’s Edge.

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2020 Acquisitions Facebook News

Facebook to acquire Giphy for $400 million

Facebook has announced that they’ll be acquiring GIF-sharing and making site, Giphy.

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Oculus Quest Review

While the earliest form of virtual reality came in the form of the View-Master in the 1930s, it wasn’t until the 2010s with the introduction of the Oculus Rift where VR started to become more popular and more accessible.

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Oculus Link beta lets you play Rift games on your Quest headset

After being announced at Oculus Connect 6, the company has officially launched the beta of their Oculus Link software.

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Oculus Connect 6 Announcements: Hand Tracking for Quest, Facebook Horizon & more

At Oculus’ sixth annual Connect conference, the company made a couple of announcements during their keynote.

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Facebook’s Calibra cryptocurrency digital wallet is coming in 2020

Facebook has announced its plans to launch a digital wallet called Calibra for its Libra cryptocurrency.

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Facebook’s Portal smart displays are now available in Canada

Facebook’s Alexa-powered smart displays are now shipping to those in Canada.

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F8 2019 Announcements: Oculus Quest release, Messenger improvements & more

Facebook made a few announcements at their F8 developer conference. This year’s event had an emphasis on Facebook building a more privacy-focused social platform.