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Facebook's Zuckerberg: VR is "the Next Major Computing and Communication Platform"

The Oculus Rift virtual reality headset had a big presence at E3 this year, and Oculus VR recently announced its retail iteration and its controllers. Recently, Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Oculus' parent company Facebook, said that the Rift is only the beginning of VR tech. He claims that virtual …

Facebook’s Messenger Platform gets its first Android game, Doodle Draw

Back in March, Facebook made much noise with its unveiling of Facebook Messenger Platform, a way through which developers can integrate their third-party apps into the company’s popular Messenger app, creating new uses and features for the messaging service. Now, the platform is seeing its first …

Facebook Really Wants Businesses To Conduct Customer Service On Its Platform

A potential entry point to a new market.<p>Facebook has some seemingly snooze-worthy news today. The company is giving businesses a few new tools, among them: 1) An easy way to reply to comments on Pages with a message, 2) A message management tool, 3) A "Send Message" call to action button on ads, …

Facebook turns Notes into a blogging platform with revamped interface

When was the last time you wrote a note on Facebook? It’s probably been a while, but the company now wants to change that.<p>Today Facebook is rolling out its first major update to Notes in a long time, essentially turning it into a blogging platform akin to Medium.<p>You can now add a cover photo as a …

Facebook revamps 'Notes' to be your next blogging platform

Facebook "Notes" has long sat mostly dormant, a strange appendage to Facebook whose added function beyond "statuses" wasn't quite clear.<p>But now Facebook has decided what the function will be: blogging.<p>A Facebook spokesperson confirmed the company is "testing an update to Notes to make it easier for …

Facebook Beats Pinterest as Foodies’ Go-to Social Platform

Pinterest gets a lot of buzz as the popular place to share recipes, but Facebook is still the No. 1 social platform for food lovers, according to a …

What did people eat in ancient China?[5]

A piece of a wall painting from the Frescoes of Liao tomb shows a kitchen in ancient times. [File photo]

‘Is this a nuclear bomb?’: drone captures apocalyptic scenes in Tianjin, China, after industrial explosions

In the aftermath of deadly explosions at a chemicals warehouse, parts of Tianjin city in China looked like scenes from an apocalyptic film or a war …