According to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, the social networking site will be mostly video in next five years. “In five years, most of the Facebook will be video,” Zuckerberg told a gathering at a community town hall meeting in California.
According to Zuckerberg, the company’s data centres are sufficient to cope with the growing number of images uploaded, but the real challenge will be improving the infrastructure to allow more rich media on people’s feeds.
He also addressed the creation of the Facebook Messenger app, which removed the messaging function from the core Facebook app.
Zuckerberg also took questions from a group of users, who were invite to the Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, California in the US, TechCrunch reported.
Zuckerberg said that support for women entering science, technology, engineering and maths needs to start earlier so girls do not self select out, with regard to a query about what could be done to get more women into technology.