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Facebook's Building 8 head, Regina Dugan, is leaving the company

Facebook's Building 8 head, Regina Dugan, is leaving the company
From TechCrunch - October 17, 2017

Facebooks Regina Dugan, who led the companys secretive Building 8 hardware lab, is leaving the company after just 18 months in the role.

Dugan detailed in a Facebook post that she would be leaving to focus on building and leading a new endeavor. She will be staying in her position until early next year to help the team transition into 2018.

As rumors pile up that Facebook is working on moving into consumer hardware, all eyes remain on the companys Building 8 division, which handles those projects. Dugan presented onstage at Facebooks F8 conference this year, talking about some of the companys more long-shot projects, like embeddable brain sensors that could promote a more tight interface with hardware products.

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