Facebook’s future: Artificial intelligence, drones and virtual reality

Facebook Inc. plans to eventually make an augmented reality device so small it might one day resemble a pair of glasses. The company unveiled this Google Glass-like aspiration along with drones, solar-powered planes and bots as part of a 10-year road map for the company on Tuesday. In a nod to the now-defunct Google Glass, which Alphabet Inc. GOOGL, +0.90% GOOG, +0.95%  is said to be updating behind closed doors, and in an attempt to compete with Microsoft Corp.’s MSFT, +0.63%  Hololens and the not-yet released headset from Alibaba Group Holdings- BABA, +0.19%   and Google-backed startup Magic Leap, Facebook FB, +1.49%   CEO Mark Zuckerberg said Tuesday the company is expanding its focus to augmented reality. During the keynote at Facebook’s F8 developer conference, Zuckerberg said Oculus, the virtual-reality…


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