Facebook has just invented a new unit of time

As if conquering the world wasn't enough, Facebook has now invented its own measure of time. Dubbed 'flicks', the unit is defined as 1/705,600,000 seconds, or about 1.42 nanoseconds.It aims to give CGI artists and code writers the tools to make sure videos in apps run smoothly - something that has so far been tricky for developers. Scroll down for video Facebook has created a new measure of time designed to help making digital video and audio run seamlessly. The flick, created by Oculus ...