Prompt: Latest technology news summary

In this technology news summary, we take a look at some of the latest tech news stories.

1. Facebook launches new analytics tool to help businesses monitor their Facebook activity

Facebook has launched a new analytics tool which will help businesses monitor their Facebook activity. The tool provides detailed information on how people are interacting with Facebook pages, including the type of content posted, the time of day, and the geographic location of users.

2. Apple announces new education technology initiative

Apple has announced a new education technology initiative which will see the company provide financial support for teachers to use iPads in the classroom. The initiative will see Apple provide 100,000 iPads to teachers across the US, UK, and Germany over the next three years.

3. WhatsApp announces end to its traditional SMS messaging service

WhatsApp has announced that it is ending its traditional SMS messaging service in favour of a new messaging platform which it has called WhatsApp Voice. The new platform allows users to send photos, videos, and text messages without having to leave the app.

4. Google announces new virtual reality hardware

Google has announced new virtual reality hardware which it claims is the best in the world. The new hardware includes a new Google cardboard VR headset and a new virtual reality motion controller.