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Facebook is building a camera TV set-top box

Josh Constine
Facebook is building a camera TV set-top box

A mysterious product called “Ripley” appeared hidden beside Facebook’s new Portal smart displays in Facebook for Android’s code. Facebook’s Portal’s devices sit on a desk or countertop and cost $199 for a smaller screen and $349 for a bigger one. Facebook could build hardware network effect by releasing its Portal technology in many form factors.