Even Facebook has cuts.
A year ago, everyone was surprised to find that apparently happened in construction of 8, Facebook laboratory created for the development of special projects.
It seems that this place will be the point of origin of all future social network. but Mark Zuckerberg and the company has decided to impose a sudden change of direction; Elimination of the project.
According to colleagues, told Fast Company, is December 14 Facebook confirmed that closed just on construction 8. As part of a new internal restructuring process.
Mashable was fortunate to get a lengthy statement about the change. And it confirms that all the projects will come alive.
Portal as a smart display, new programs, augmented reality and virtual, as well as possible Brain Computer Interface. They will not be wasted, but will remain active in other areas.
The key point to close Bulding 8, may have been the director of the project, Regina arcShe came to Facebook in 2016 and started the secret laboratory.
However, in 2018 he left his position in the company and has never announced its official replacement.
So that with his departure, apparently was virtually house 8 drift.