Facebook Portal Non-Review: Why I Didn"t Put Facebook"s Camera in My Home

Facebook’s new video-calling device makes users feel as if they are in the same room, says columnist Joanna Stern. But with privacy concerns now front and center, the Portal can’t be completely trusted......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 9th, 2018

Facebook’s confusion about its Portal camera is concerning

Facebook couldn't have picked a worse time to introduce Portal, a camera-equipped smart display designed to make video chatting in your home easier. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 19th, 2018

Google Wants Its Home Hub to Control the House, Challenging the Amazon Echo Show

There's no camera like the Amazon Echo Show or Facebook Portal device. Google is pitching its new Home Hub as a device for people to manage and control their internet-conne.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 9th, 2018

Facebook to Release a Speaker and Video Chat Device, Report Says

The device may include a shutter over the camera to ease privacy concerns. Facebook is expected to release its video chat device, Portal, later this week, Cheddar reports. Much like Amazon Echo Show, the home .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 23rd, 2018

What is a smart display and do you need one?

The Google Home Hub, the Amazon Echo Show and the Facebook Portal are popularizing a relatively new category of tech. What are these devices and how do they fit into your home?.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 17th, 2018

Facebook is reportedly working on a TV camera that can stream video

What if your whole TV was a giant Facebook Portal?.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 17th, 2018

2 Reasons Facebook"s Portal Is Doomed

Does the social networking giant really think users are ready to put a Facebook camera in their homes?.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 9th, 2018

Facebook"s Portal Speaker Cam: Good Idea at the Wrong Time?

Ryan McQueeney discusses Facebook's new Portal device, a fresh entrant to the growing pool of home assistants and smart speakers. As Ryan points out, the timing of this video-chat gadget has already raised questions amid data privacy concerns and in.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytOct 9th, 2018

Facebook launches Portal video devices for home

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallOct 8th, 2018

Facebook unveils the Portal, a video chat camera for the people who still trust Facebook

The first consumer hardware from the social network is a $200 smart speaker with a video camera that tracks your movements. Would you put one in your living room?.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 8th, 2018

Facebook"s new video chat camera, Portal, can follow you

After the myriad of privacy issues Facebook's endured the past few years, should you be concerned about their latest smart device? The Post's Geoff Fowler takes you through it......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 8th, 2018

First look: Facebook unveils Portal video calling devices for the home with Alexa

It makes video calls and is a smart speaker with Alexa. But are you willing to try Facebook's Portal devices, given its recent privac.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 8th, 2018

Facebook Pushes Into Smart Speakers With New Portal Video Calling Device

The social network wants to have a home in your living room. Facebook’s .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 8th, 2018

Facebook Launches Portal Video-Chat Devices for the Home

The two voice-controlled tabletop systems feature cameras, microphones and touch screens—and Amazon’s Alexa virtual assistant......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 8th, 2018

7 must-know tips for making calls on Facebook Portal

Did you just get a Portal? Here's how to make your first call and some tips to make things easier......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 13th, 2018

Facebook Portal: the 5 things we like most about Facebook's new connected cameras

Facebook Portal is.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayNov 9th, 2018

Facebook Portal: Will the video chat device spy on you?

Social network reveals more details about what data its new video chat device does and doesn't collect......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 8th, 2018

Facebook"s Portal video chat displays go on sale in the US

Facebook's Portal and Portal+ smart displays are now available in the US via Amazon, Best Buy and their own, ahem, portal......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 8th, 2018

Facebook says it didn"t do enough to prevent "offline violence" in Myanmar

United Nations human rights experts investigating violence in the country concluded that Facebook played a "determining role" in the crisis.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 6th, 2018

Facebook, GE, Apple, Berkshire, Jobs Report: The Week Ahead

Third-quarter earnings announcements continue and stats on consumer spending and personal income, consumer confidence, employment, and the Case-Shiller Home Price Index for August......»»

Category: topSource: barronsOct 29th, 2018

Facebook: Data collected by Portal may be used in targeted ads, Recode reports

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallOct 17th, 2018