New Facebook and Instagram Features Introduced at the F8 Facebook Developer Conference

At the F8 Facebook Developers Conference in San Jose Tuesday, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg unveiled an array of new Facebook and Instagram features, including live video chats on Instagram, a Facebook dating service, and a way for users to clear their browsing history from the service. The company, who says trust is now at the forefront of new features, says the future of social is virtual.

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Attendees use the Oculus Go VR headset during the F8 Facebook Developers conference in San Jose, California. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivered the opening keynote to the FB Developer conference that runs through May 2. (May 1, 2018)
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Attendees use the Oculus Go VR headset during the F8 Facebook Developers conference in San Jose, California. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivered the opening keynote to the FB Developer conference that runs through May 2. (May 1, 2018)
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Attendees use the Oculus Go VR headset during the F8 Facebook Developers conference in San Jose, California. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivered the opening keynote to the FB Developer conference that runs through May 2. (May 1, 2018)
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Attendees use the Oculus Go VR headset during the F8 Facebook Developers conference in San Jose, California. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivered the opening keynote to the FB Developer conference that runs through May 2. (May 1, 2018)
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg introduced new Facebook features at the annual Facebook Developers Conference in San Jose. (May 1, 2018)
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Attendees use the Oculus Go VR headset during the F8 Facebook Developers conference in San Jose, California. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivered the opening keynote to the FB Developer conference that runs through May 2. (May 1, 2018)
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Attendees use the Oculus Go VR headset during the F8 Facebook Developers conference in San Jose, California. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivered the opening keynote to the FB Developer conference that runs through May 2. (May 1, 2018)
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NBC Bay Area's Scott Budman use the Oculus Go VR headset during the F8 Facebook Developers conference in San Jose, California. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivered the opening keynote to the FB Developer conference that runs through May 2. (May 1, 2018)
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg introduced new Facebook features at the annual Facebook Developers Conference in San Jose. (May 1, 2018)
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg introduced new Facebook features at the annual Facebook Developers Conference in San Jose. (May 1, 2018)
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg introduced new Facebook features at the annual Facebook Developers Conference in San Jose. (May 1, 2018)
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Attendees use the Oculus Go VR headset during the F8 Facebook Developers conference in San Jose, California. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivered the opening keynote to the FB Developer conference that runs through May 2. (May 1, 2018)
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Attendees enter the exhibit hall during the F8 Facebook Developers conference in San Jose, California. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivered the opening keynote to the FB Developer conference that runs through May 2. (May 1, 2018)
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks during the F8 Facebook Developers conference in San Jose, California. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivered the opening keynote to the FB Developer conference that runs through May 2. (May 1, 2018)
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks during the F8 Facebook Developers conference in San Jose, California. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivered the opening keynote to the FB Developer conference that runs through May 2. (May 1, 2018)
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Instagram star user JiffPom appears during the F8 Facebook Developers conference in San Jose, California. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivered the opening keynote to the FB Developer conference that runs through May 2. (May 1, 2018)
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Instagram star user JiffPom appears during the F8 Facebook Developers conference in San Jose, California. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivered the opening keynote to the FB Developer conference that runs through May 2. (May 1, 2018)
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