VR is not just for high-end HMDs; it's also for the big wide mainstream web. Oculus and Facebook are pushing towards that future with Web VR: the React VR platform and "Carmel" browser.
This year's Oculus Connect started with an emphasis on the need for social interaction in virtual reality.
Facebook now lets you decide what happens to your Facebook account in the untimely event of your death.
WhatsApp does the unthinkable by enabling TextSecure's state-of-the-art end-to-end encryption protocol for its users.
Facebook will use a new audio fingerprinting tool to detect what movies, music, or TV shows you're watching or listening to.