Maria Montero

See Facebook’s F8 2019 keynote here

From Facebook The annual developer conference starts today. The presentation begins at 1PM / 10AM with opening remarks from Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg. As in previous years, the event will last several hours and will feature updates from various departments on Facebook.

This year’s event comes as Facebook attempts an ambitious transition to a privacy-focused messaging platform. It’s a tough sell given the company’s recent history and a consumer base increasingly weary of Facebook’s ways of collecting data. But the show must go on.

We’ll be on the spot, but you can follow the official Facebook video here or via Oculus Venues, Facebook’s virtual reality platform.