Mark Zuckerberg takes thinly veiled shots at Apple for ‘stifling innovation’ via its platform policies

Facebook (aka “Meta”) CEO Mark Zuckerberg today took several thinly veiled shots at Apple and the overall app ecosystem when detailing his plans for the metaverse during today’s keyn

Facebook changes its corporate branding to Meta

Well, it’s official. After 17 years of being called Facebook, the social networking parent company behind Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp and Oculus has a new name. Facebook’s corporate enti

Zuckerberg on the Quest 2 as a fitness device — ‘It’s kind of like a Peloton’

Facebook wants the Quest 2 to be known as more than a game console for your face. At the company’s Facebook Connect developer conference, CEO Mark Zuckerberg highlighted the company’s effo

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is in development for Oculus Quest 2

During its big VR and AR-focused event Thursday, Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced a major new title headed to its VR platform that should turn a few heads. Grand Theft Auto: San Andr

Facebook teases Polar, a mobile app for creating AR filters

At Facebook’s AR/VR-focused event Connect, the company announced a new app focused on bringing more creators into the world of building for augmented reality. The upcoming iOS app, called Polar,

Slack is coming to the Oculus Quest

Soon you’ll be able to read incessant Slack messages without ever having to take off your VR headset. At Facebook’s Connect conference, the company showcased a new framework for bringing 2

Facebook opens Oculus Store to 2D progressive web apps

Facebook wants to make its Quest 2 headset a productivity device for a new generation of remote workers, but in order to pull that off, it needs apps. Today, Facebook announced that they’re brin

Apple attacks Facebook by becoming the asocial network

Sharing with everyone is passé and more than a little bit scary these days. We want to send photos to friends without posting them publicly. We want to reminisce without being permanently defined by

HTML5 Mobile App Framework PhoneGap Adds Facebook Connect Plugin

Nitobi, creators of the HTML5-based mobile app framework <a href="http://www.phonegap.com/">PhoneGap</a>, have today launched the <a href="https://github.com/davejohnson/phonegap-plugin-facebook-conne

Gillmor Gang 5.21.11 (TCTV)

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250 Million People Now Using Facebook Connect Every Month

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/12/screen-shot-2010-12-08-at-7-01-42-am.png" />Here at <a href="https://techcrunch.com/2010/12/08/live-from-le-web-2010-day-one-video/">Le Web in

Facebook Wants To Be In A Relationship With The Big Boys — They Want To Be Just Friends

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-215333" title="44" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/44.png" alt="" />Yesterday, Apple launched iTunes Ping, their new music social network

While Everyone Bitches, Facebook's New Social Plugins Surpass 100,000 Installs

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/05/a2.png" alt="" title="a" class="alignright size-full wp-image-179590" />Facebook Connect launched in late 2008. And now, a year and a half lat

The Secret Lives Of Objects: StickyBits Turn Barcodes Into Personal Message Boards

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/03/stickybitspack.jpg"> Every place and object in the world has a secret past: who lived there, who passed by, who touched it. The secret lives

60 Million People A Month Use Facebook Connect

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/12/facebookconnect-215x106.jpg" width="215" height="106" />Facebook's Director Development Network <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/person/etha

First Rule Of Facebook Connect: You Do Talk About Fight Club

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/11/Screen-shot-2009-11-12-at-1.44.55-PM-215x170.png" width="215" height="170" />This is all kinds of awesome. For its upcoming 10th anniversary e

Connect To The CrunchBase Firehose: Sign Up With Facebook Connect

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NBC Prepares For The Winter Olympics With Silverlight, HD Video, And Facebook Connect

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/11/NBCOlympicshome-182x200.jpg" width="182" height="200" /> NBC is gearing up for the 2010 Winter Olympics with some changes to its mainstay sit

Facebook Spreads Its Crowdsourced Translations Across the Web, And The World

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/09/Facebook-translations-171x200.jpg" width="171" height="200" /> Facebook has <a href="https://techcrunch.com/2008/01/21/facebook-taps-users-to

About a Quarter Of Facebook Users Connect Via Mobile Phones

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/09/fb-connect-screen-215x159.png" width="215" height="159" /> Facebook's quest to become the social operating system of the Web is driven by how
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