Facebook Connect was the home of some massive game announcements for the Oculus platform. From Oculus Quest 2 to Oculus Rift S, big names like Splinter Cell, Assassin's Creed, Jurassic World, Walking Dead, Beat Saber, and Star Wars are making some virtual reality debuts.
The Oculus Quest 2 is lighter, smaller, and more powerful than its predecessor. Powered by a Snapdragon XR2 processor, the Oculus Quest 2 delivers significantly more processing power, which allows it to do a lot more.
Facebook Connect is the biggest event of the year when it comes to Oculus hardware and software. This year's event kicks off with a keynote and could potentially include an announcement of the Oculus Quest 2.
Facebook is launching a new service targeted toward college students. Facebook Campus will be a dedicated section inside the Facebook app with a separate profile, news feed, and more that's curated toward a students' academic activities.
Facebook is ceasing sales of Oculus hardware in Germany following regulatory battles. Facebook voluntarily stopped sales for an unknown period of time but will still support existing customers in Germany.
A new change in Facebook's Terms of Service will let the platform remove content or restrict the access of users if it thinks doing so is "reasonably necessary" to prevent legal or regulatory consequences.
Facebook is quickly reeling in its many different AR and VR divisions, now calling it Facebook Reality Labs and using its annual Facebook Connect conference to unveil something big. Could it be the Oculus Quest 2?