Facebook F8 Developer Conference: Complete Coverage

    When developers want to know what Facebook is working on, they head to F8. The annual two-day conference highlights the company’s latest technologies in development and is an opportunity to meet Facebook engineers. It’s also where CEO Mark Zuckerberg lays out the company’s vision for the year to follow. F8 covers what’s next for Facebook’s social network platform, but also the company’s work in AR and VR, Facebook Messenger, Instagram, Oculus, gaming, security, and much, much more.

    For consumers, we get a first glimpse of the features that could be implemented in the near future. 2019 promises to be the biggest F8 yet — and Digital Trends is on the show floor.

    Facebook says the future is private, but what does that mean?

    At Facebook's F8 developer conference, the company emphasized its desire to take a more hands-on approach to privacy over the future. But what, exactly, will a more privacy-focused Facebook end up looking like?
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    Instagram’s new camera feature, Create Mode, isn’t for taking photos or video

    Instagram's upcoming Create Mode gives users a blank canvas to decorate with stickers and effects. During the annual F8 conference, Instagram also shared details on an upcoming product tag and a fundraising sticker inside Stories.
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    All the new features coming to the Facebook app and Messenger

    At Facebook's F8 developer conference, a variety of new features and updates were introduced. From a new dating app to more privacy controls, here's what you can expect to see on the Facebook and Messenger apps in the near future.

    Facebook Timeline FAQ: You’ve got questions, we’ve got answers

    While integrated media might have claimed the speculation spotlight, Facebook's massive transformation of the profile into something called Timeline stole the show. Here's a few things you should know about the next evolution of your Facebook profile.
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