Facebook made some exciting hardware announcements at this week's F8 conference.
The social network giant is turning to its developer ecosystem and AI investments as it seeks to build the most popular platform for creating AR-enhanced content.
Buying a company like Disney would give Verizon a Magic Kingdom of content studios, cable networks, theme parks and merchandising. But it would not solve the problems facing wireless.
The software giant and its peers have snapped up many providers of tools that help marketers run ad campaigns. A fragmented market and strong demand could yield more deals.