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Mark Zuckerberg on why he doesn’t want to “put an Apple Watch on your face”

The Verge Thursday, 17 September 2020 ()
Mark Zuckerberg on why he doesn’t want to “put an Apple Watch on your face”Photo by Nick Statt / The Verge

Social networks contain multitudes. One day you’re writing about internal dissent over the company’s ability to uproot influence campaigns and election interference; the very next, you’re watching a live stream of the same company’s foray into virtual reality helmets and designer mixed reality glasses. At a company with as many interests as Facebook has, different days call for different kinds of stories. And so today’s edition will be a lot different from yesterday’s.

This is all a roundabout way of saying that I talked to Mark Zuckerberg about Facebook Connect. The event, which was previously called Oculus Connect, gives the company an annual opportunity to discuss the latest advances in next-generation computing platforms. Facebook...
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