Facebook warns Los Angeles police not to create fake accounts, stop collecting user data

The Los Angles Police Department was reportedly working with a tech company which analysed user data to solve crimes.

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Facebook advertisers promoted false claims about climate change during COP26 summit

It comes after conservative media network Newsmax ran an ad on Facebook that called man-made global warming a 'hoax'

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Watch: Facebook founder Zuckerberg tries to feel objects in virtual reality with haptic glove, VR headset  

In a video, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg looks to feel the objects in virtual reality with the help of a “haptic glove” and VR headset. Zuckerberg tried to experience the new world in the clip…

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Disney wants to become the happiest place in the metaverse

Other big companies, including game-makers Roblox Corp and Epic Games, and software giant Microsoft Corp, are working on their own metaverses. Disney’s plan was notably devoid of specifics, beyond…

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To build the metaverse, Meta first wants to build stores

Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook’s founder and CEO, last week renamed his company Meta and laid out a vision for pursuing the metaverse as the next social platform

via The New York Times
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'Requires lot of work': Microsoft President Brad Smith downplays metaverse 'hype'

Smith's statement comes a day after Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella unveiled three-dimensional versions in the company's teams app and stepped into the world of metaverse

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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella launches 3D avatars, enters metaverse race

Microsoft is going to roll out a collaborative platform for virtual experiences that will combine HoloLens meetings with mixed reality

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg should step down, says whistleblower Frances Haugen

Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen made the call for Mark Zuckerberg to step down, and said the business will be better off with a leader, who focuses on user safety. The whistleblower…

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Facebook is failing to safeguard users from COVID-19 disinformation: Research

Over the last year, NewsGuard tracked 20 profiles and groups that accumulated over 370,000 followers.

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From FAANG to MANGA: Twitter users speculate future of tech companies

Earlier, the acronym used for Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix, and Google was FAANG. After Zuckerberg's decision, the acronym has been reshuffled by analysts and financial journalists

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Meta or Facebook? Twitter users make fun of rebranding of social media platform

As Facebook renamed the social media platform, Twitter users logged in to shower Mark Zuckerberg with their sets of memes and jokes about the new name, 'Meta'

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Inside the big Facebook leak

Haugen chose a middle path, one that appears to have captured the best of both arrangements, from her perspective, while also foiling Facebook’s attempts to contain the story.

via The New York Times
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Facebook planning to change its name, announcement likely in a week: Report

The name change is meant to signal the tech giant’s ambition to be known for more than social media and all the ills that entail.

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US senator asks Facebook CEO to retain documents linked to testimony

Last week, the Commerce Committee harshly criticized Facebook, accusing Zuckerberg of pushing for higher profits while being cavalier about user safety

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'The Crown' star Claire Foy to play Sheryl Sandberg in new series on Facebook

'Doomsday Machine' will chronicle the relationship between Mark Zuckerberg and Sandberg, and the obstacles Facebook had to overcome in order to become the highest grossing social media platform…

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Now, people can send and receive messages from their face through smart glasses

Facebook and iconic eyewear brand Ray-Ban launched their new smart glasses, the latest effort in a tricky, niche market but which the social media giant sees as a step toward its future

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Facebook warns Los Angeles police not to create fake accounts, stop collecting user data

The Los Angles Police Department was reportedly working with a tech company which analysed user data to solve crimes.

Read Article

Facebook advertisers promoted false claims about climate change during COP26 summit

It comes after conservative media network Newsmax ran an ad on Facebook that called man-made global warming a 'hoax'

Read Article

Watch: Facebook founder Zuckerberg tries to feel objects in virtual reality with haptic glove, VR headset  

In a video, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg looks to feel the objects in virtual reality with the help of a “haptic glove” and VR headset. Zuckerberg tried to experience the new world in the clip…

Read Article

Disney wants to become the happiest place in the metaverse

Other big companies, including game-makers Roblox Corp and Epic Games, and software giant Microsoft Corp, are working on their own metaverses. Disney’s plan was notably devoid of specifics, beyond…

Read Article

To build the metaverse, Meta first wants to build stores

Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook’s founder and CEO, last week renamed his company Meta and laid out a vision for pursuing the metaverse as the next social platform

via The New York Times
Read Article

'Requires lot of work': Microsoft President Brad Smith downplays metaverse 'hype'

Smith's statement comes a day after Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella unveiled three-dimensional versions in the company's teams app and stepped into the world of metaverse

Read Article

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella launches 3D avatars, enters metaverse race

Microsoft is going to roll out a collaborative platform for virtual experiences that will combine HoloLens meetings with mixed reality

Read Article

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg should step down, says whistleblower Frances Haugen

Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen made the call for Mark Zuckerberg to step down, and said the business will be better off with a leader, who focuses on user safety. The whistleblower…

Read Article

Facebook is failing to safeguard users from COVID-19 disinformation: Research

Over the last year, NewsGuard tracked 20 profiles and groups that accumulated over 370,000 followers.

Read Article

From FAANG to MANGA: Twitter users speculate future of tech companies

Earlier, the acronym used for Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix, and Google was FAANG. After Zuckerberg's decision, the acronym has been reshuffled by analysts and financial journalists

Read Article

Meta or Facebook? Twitter users make fun of rebranding of social media platform

As Facebook renamed the social media platform, Twitter users logged in to shower Mark Zuckerberg with their sets of memes and jokes about the new name, 'Meta'

Read Article

Inside the big Facebook leak

Haugen chose a middle path, one that appears to have captured the best of both arrangements, from her perspective, while also foiling Facebook’s attempts to contain the story.

via The New York Times
Read Article

Facebook planning to change its name, announcement likely in a week: Report

The name change is meant to signal the tech giant’s ambition to be known for more than social media and all the ills that entail.

Read Article

US senator asks Facebook CEO to retain documents linked to testimony

Last week, the Commerce Committee harshly criticized Facebook, accusing Zuckerberg of pushing for higher profits while being cavalier about user safety

Read Article

'The Crown' star Claire Foy to play Sheryl Sandberg in new series on Facebook

'Doomsday Machine' will chronicle the relationship between Mark Zuckerberg and Sandberg, and the obstacles Facebook had to overcome in order to become the highest grossing social media platform…

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Morning news brief: Zuckerberg hits out at Facebook whistleblower & more

Good morning! Start your day with WION's daily news brief

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'Deeply illogical': Zuckerberg hits out at Facebook whistleblower

Ex-employee and whistleblower Frances Haugen told US lawmakers that the social media giant should be regulated while adding that it "stokes division" and "weakens our democracy",…

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'Facebook weakens our democracy, harms kids': Top quotes from whistleblower Frances Haugen’s testimony

Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen testified before the US Congress on Tuesday, telling lawmakers the social media giant knew its apps were harming the mental health of some young users.

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Mark Zuckerberg loses $7 billion in hours as Facebook plunges

Facebook’s share price has been walloped by yesterday’s outage, stripping billions out of the company Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg’s personal fortune.

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Now, people can send and receive messages from their face through smart glasses

Facebook and iconic eyewear brand Ray-Ban launched their new smart glasses, the latest effort in a tricky, niche market but which the social media giant sees as a step toward its future

Read Article

Facebook warns Los Angeles police not to create fake accounts, stop collecting user data

The Los Angles Police Department was reportedly working with a tech company which analysed user data to solve crimes.

Read Article

Facebook advertisers promoted false claims about climate change during COP26 summit

It comes after conservative media network Newsmax ran an ad on Facebook that called man-made global warming a 'hoax'

Read Article

Watch: Facebook founder Zuckerberg tries to feel objects in virtual reality with haptic glove, VR headset  

In a video, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg looks to feel the objects in virtual reality with the help of a “haptic glove” and VR headset. Zuckerberg tried to experience the new world in the clip…

Read Article

Disney wants to become the happiest place in the metaverse

Other big companies, including game-makers Roblox Corp and Epic Games, and software giant Microsoft Corp, are working on their own metaverses. Disney’s plan was notably devoid of specifics, beyond…

Read Article

To build the metaverse, Meta first wants to build stores

Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook’s founder and CEO, last week renamed his company Meta and laid out a vision for pursuing the metaverse as the next social platform

via The New York Times
Read Article

'Requires lot of work': Microsoft President Brad Smith downplays metaverse 'hype'

Smith's statement comes a day after Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella unveiled three-dimensional versions in the company's teams app and stepped into the world of metaverse

Read Article

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella launches 3D avatars, enters metaverse race

Microsoft is going to roll out a collaborative platform for virtual experiences that will combine HoloLens meetings with mixed reality

Read Article

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg should step down, says whistleblower Frances Haugen

Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen made the call for Mark Zuckerberg to step down, and said the business will be better off with a leader, who focuses on user safety. The whistleblower…

Read Article

Facebook is failing to safeguard users from COVID-19 disinformation: Research

Over the last year, NewsGuard tracked 20 profiles and groups that accumulated over 370,000 followers.

Read Article

From FAANG to MANGA: Twitter users speculate future of tech companies

Earlier, the acronym used for Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix, and Google was FAANG. After Zuckerberg's decision, the acronym has been reshuffled by analysts and financial journalists

Read Article

Meta or Facebook? Twitter users make fun of rebranding of social media platform

As Facebook renamed the social media platform, Twitter users logged in to shower Mark Zuckerberg with their sets of memes and jokes about the new name, 'Meta'

Read Article

Inside the big Facebook leak

Haugen chose a middle path, one that appears to have captured the best of both arrangements, from her perspective, while also foiling Facebook’s attempts to contain the story.

via The New York Times
Read Article

Facebook planning to change its name, announcement likely in a week: Report

The name change is meant to signal the tech giant’s ambition to be known for more than social media and all the ills that entail.

Read Article

US senator asks Facebook CEO to retain documents linked to testimony

Last week, the Commerce Committee harshly criticized Facebook, accusing Zuckerberg of pushing for higher profits while being cavalier about user safety

Read Article

'The Crown' star Claire Foy to play Sheryl Sandberg in new series on Facebook

'Doomsday Machine' will chronicle the relationship between Mark Zuckerberg and Sandberg, and the obstacles Facebook had to overcome in order to become the highest grossing social media platform…

Read Article

Morning news brief: Zuckerberg hits out at Facebook whistleblower & more

Good morning! Start your day with WION's daily news brief

Read Article

'Deeply illogical': Zuckerberg hits out at Facebook whistleblower

Ex-employee and whistleblower Frances Haugen told US lawmakers that the social media giant should be regulated while adding that it "stokes division" and "weakens our democracy",…

Read Article

'Facebook weakens our democracy, harms kids': Top quotes from whistleblower Frances Haugen’s testimony

Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen testified before the US Congress on Tuesday, telling lawmakers the social media giant knew its apps were harming the mental health of some young users.

Read Article

Mark Zuckerberg loses $7 billion in hours as Facebook plunges

Facebook’s share price has been walloped by yesterday’s outage, stripping billions out of the company Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg’s personal fortune.

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From Jeff Bezos to Mark Zuckerberg: List of richest people in the world

Hurun Report today released the Hurun Global Rich List 2021, a ranking of the US Dollar billionaires in the world.

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