May 2, 2018

F8 2018: Open AI Frameworks, New AR/VR Advancements, and Other Highlights From Day 2

The second day of F8 focused on the new technology Facebook has built across three core areas for the future: connectivity, AI, and AR/VR.

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February 26, 2018

Connectivity for All: Insights From the 2018 Inclusive Internet Index

Bringing people online can offer life-changing opportunities, but there are still approximately 3.8 billion people without internet access.

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April 19, 2017

F8 2017: AI, Building 8 and More Technology Updates From Day Two

Keynote speakers shared updates and visions for some of our long-term focus areas.

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February 28, 2017

State of Connectivity 2016: Using Data to Move Towards a More Inclusive Internet

Facebook commissioned The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) to create a comprehensive index of Internet Inclusion for 75 countries.

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November 8, 2016

Accelerating Innovation and Powering New Experiences with AI

We’re conducting industry-leading research to help drive advancements in AI disciplines like computer vision, language understanding and machine learning.

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October 2, 2016

Empowering the World to Stay Connected: Introducing Messenger Lite

Messenger Lite is a slimmed down version of Messenger for markets with slower than average internet speeds.

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July 21, 2016

Aquila’s First Flight: A Big Milestone Toward Connecting Billions of People

Facebook Connectivity Lab announced the first full-scale test flight of Aquila, our high-altitude unmanned aircraft.

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