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Facebook Portal reviews on Amazon appear to be padded with employee 5-star ratings

01.17.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Facebook's Portal video-conferencing device is life changing and you absolutely have to buy it. Don't believe me? Just take a look at these five-star Amazon reviews left by people who just so happen to have the same names as Facebook employees. ... ...

Facebook says it will ask employees to take down glowing Portal reviews on Amazon

The reception to Facebook Portal has been, at best, a mixed bag. Between the company’s ongoing privacy woes and a lackluster response, Facebook likely didn’t get the response it was anticipating for its first in-house hardware creation. Still, both the Portal and Portal Plus are floating around the four-star mark over on Amazon. Not too ...

Facebook restructures Building 8, separating projects into Reality Labs and Portal groups

Facebook is restructuring its experimental hardware efforts and giving its moonshot projects a home within its AR/VR research division. The restructuring, reported by Business Insider (paywalled), didn’t result in any layoffs but did see some shifts of teams as the old Building 8 group rebranded to Portal and some projects moved to the former Oculus ...

Facebook starts shipping Portal, clarifies privacy/ad policy

Planning to get in early on the Portal phenomenon? Facebook announced today that it’s starting to ship the video chat device. The company’s first true piece of devoted hardware comes in two configurations: the Echo Show-like Portal and the larger Portal+ . Which run $199 and $349, respectively. There’s also a two-fer $298 bundle on ...

A fictional Facebook Portal videochat with Mark Zuckerberg

TechCrunch: Hey Portal, dial Mark Portal: Do you mean Mark Zuckerberg? TC: Yes Portal: Dialling Mark… TC: Hi Mark! Nice choice of grey t-shirt. MZ: Uh, new phone who dis? — oh, hi, er, TechCrunch… TC: Thanks for agreeing to this entirely fictional interview, Mark! MZ: Sure — anytime. But you don’t mind if I ...

Facebook tries its hand at hardware with Portal

Portal is not Facebook’s Echo Show. Call it a case of convergent evolution, wherein two companies arrived at similar looking products after approaching hardware from different angles. The problem Facebook sought to solve is one of face to face communication. It’s an attempt to remove the device from the act of video chatting. That Facebook, ...

Z-Index Technologies Pvt Ltd|software product development|software programming| software development

09.23.2009 · Posted in Business News Article

"At z-index technologies Pvt. Ltd., we believe in world-class software products development using best technical and functional expertise along with domain expertise in various industry verticals to deliver value of technology to our customers.rnrnOur commitments to deliver value to the customers extends beyond just software programming, software development, Java tools development, offshore software products development ...

Z-Index Technologies Pvt. Ltd.| software products development | software programming | software

09.23.2009 · Posted in Business News Article

"At z-index technologies Pvt. Ltd., we believe in world-class software products development using best technical and functional expertise along with domain expertise in various industry verticals to deliver value of technology to our customers.rnrnOur commitments to deliver value to the customers extends beyond just software programming, software development, Java tools development, offshore software products development ...

The Greatest FPS Games In One ‘Orange Box’

05.16.2009 · Posted in Arts and Entertainment Article

The Orange Box is a heck of a collection of games to get on one disc. It includes Half-Life 2 and Portal. Either one of these games would make the disc worth buying, but then they go and put these games on the same disc and include Half-Life: Episode one and two and ...