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Oculus: why has Facebook bought virtual gaming company for $2bn?

First Reaction Wed 26 Mar, AT 09:49

Tech community divided by Facebook's purchase of much-hyped virtual reality firm Oculus VR

Cloak: new 'anti-social' app helps users avoid friends

One-Minute Read Thu 20 Mar, AT 12:33

New smartphone app uses FourSquare and Instagram to help people steer clear of unwanted interactions

Facebook adds 'snackable' video feature to Instagram

One-Minute Read Fri 21 Jun, AT 10:38

The launch of the new 15-second video comes as Vine, the video feature Twitter bought last October, soars to reach 13m users

What is Facebook Home? The new Android app explained

Summary Fri 5 Apr, AT 13:13

Zuckerberg describes it as "the soul of your phone" - but critics warn it's a threat to privacy

Ten technology companies to watch out for in 2013

Summary Mon 7 Jan, AT 15:50

Which start-ups will make it big this year and can web dinosaurs like MySpace be revived?

Instagram demands right to sell users' photos to advertisers

First Reaction Tue 18 Dec, AT 15:10

Photo-sharing site enrages users with new privacy terms giving it the right to sell content

Policeman fires gun outside Kate Middleton's Welsh home

The Tabloids Fri 2 Nov, AT 13:05

Tabloid tales: gun accidentally fired outside royal home; Justin Bieber drops hints that he's single

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Facebook phone rumour returns, but should Apple or Google worry?

One-Minute Read Mon 28 May, AT 15:14

New York Times claims that social network has recruited former software and hardware engineers from Apple

Why has Facebook bought Instagram for $1bn?

Briefing Tue 10 Apr, AT 09:53

Social network giant saw a potential future competitor in fast-growing photo-sharing app