TechCrunch: YouTube VR finally lands on the Oculus Go

Today, Google’s YouTube VR app arrives on the $199 Oculus Go, bringing the largest library of VR content on the web to Facebook’s entry-level VR device. YouTube brings plenty of content in conventional and more immersive video types. It’s undoubtedly…

Mashable: Facebook just dropped a teen-focused 'viral clips' app called Lasso

Rope it.Image: screenshot / app store By Jack Morse2018-11-10 01:23:24 UTC When all else fails, it’s time to wholeheartedly embrace the mid-’90s roller-rink carpet aesthetic. Facebook, seeing a steady decline in usage among teens, appears to have done just that…

TechCrunch: So I sent my mom that newfangled Facebook Portal

“Who am I going to be worried about? Oh Facebook seeing? No, I’m not worried about Facebook seeing. They’re going to look at my great art collection and say they want to come steal it? No, I never really thought…

TechCrunch: Facebook starts shipping Portal, clarifies privacy/ad policy

Planning to get in early on the Portal phenomenon? Facebook announced today that it’s starting to ship the video chat device. The company’s first true piece of devoted hardware comes in two configurations: the Echo Show-like Portal and the larger…

TechCrunch: Facebook connects Russia to 100+ accounts it removed ahead of mid-terms

The 115 accounts Facebook took down yesterday for inauthentic behavior ahead of the mid-term elections may indeed have been linked to the Russia-based Internet Research Agency, according to a new statement from the company. It says that a site claiming…