Facebook just took a big step forward in its bid to make virtual reality more social.

The company released Facebook Spaces at its F8 developer conference Tuesday, a new app for Oculus Rift that lets you hang out with friends in virtual reality. We took the app, which is available now in beta, for a spin. Here’s what we learned. 

It’s limited — but that’s the point

The “space” in Facebook Spaces is actually pretty simple. It consists of a table, a single menu and a screen that surrounds you. And that’s about it. It’s simpler even than Oculus Rooms, which have multiple destinations in a single space. Read more…

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