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Facebook whistleblower says she wants to 'start a youth movement'
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Facebook whistleblower says she wants to 'start a youth movement'

Ex-Facebook engineer Frances Haugen plans to tour universities next year and inspire the movement

Facebook and its CEO is facing a new antitrust lawsuit from founders of defunct startup Phhhoto
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Facebook and its CEO is facing a new antitrust lawsuit from founders of defunct startup Phhhoto

The founders claim that after Zuckerberg approached them about a partnership, no deal materialized, instead Facebook launched a competing product that mirrored Phhhoto’s features.

Meta: Facebook's high-stakes bet to save itself, take control of the internet's future
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Meta: Facebook's high-stakes bet to save itself, take control of the internet's future

Zuckerberg argued the name demonstrates the company's commitment to building its "metaverse," a virtual reality version of the internet that would make online experiences — like chatting or attending a concert — feel face-to-face

Facebook isn’t the first to rebrand itself to Meta: 10 other companies that underwent a name change
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Facebook isn’t the first to rebrand itself to Meta: 10 other companies that underwent a name change

Facebook Inc., has decided to change its name to Meta to reflect the technology company's shifting focus on its virtual "metaverse" world

Facebook changes its name to Meta: social media users react with hilarious memes
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Facebook changes its name to Meta: social media users react with hilarious memes

Minutes after Facebook made the announcement, a torrent of hilarious comment began on Twitter, especially from companies, people and even the social media giant Twitter

Facebook transforms into ‘Meta’: Why Mark Zuckerberg's decision on rebranding is a step towards the future
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Facebook transforms into ‘Meta’: Why Mark Zuckerberg's decision on rebranding is a step towards the future

The move comes as the company is struggling with its credibility after it was hit by controversy relating to whistleblower Frances Haugen's leaked documents

Facebook renames itself Meta, rebranding one of the world's most recognisable brands
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Facebook renames itself Meta, rebranding one of the world's most recognisable brands

The move punctuates how CEO Mark Zuckerberg plans to refocus his Silicon Valley company on what he sees as the next digital frontier, which is the unification of disparate digital worlds into something called the metaverse.

India ranked third globally in Facebook Gaming sessions between July-August, with 234 million sessions recorded
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India ranked third globally in Facebook Gaming sessions between July-August, with 234 million sessions recorded

According to Facebook, live gaming viewership on its gaming section increased by 530 percent in the last year; more than 380 million people play games on the social media platform.

TikTok, YouTube, Snapchat defend impact on children at US hearing
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TikTok, YouTube, Snapchat defend impact on children at US hearing

While a recent whistleblower-fueled controversy has focused on Facebook's knowledge that its sites could cause harm, other social media giants also grapple with safety issues

Metaverse is an online world that may be the next big thing: What is Facebook working towards?
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Metaverse is an online world that may be the next big thing: What is Facebook working towards?

The metaverse is a world of endless, interconnected virtual communities where people can meet, work and play, using virtual reality headsets, augmented reality glasses, smartphone apps or other devices.

Facebook to reportedly get new name as part of major rebranding exercise: Here's all you need to know
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Facebook to reportedly get new name as part of major rebranding exercise: Here's all you need to know

Speculation suggests the name for the entire Facebook group could be one related to Horizon, which is Facebook's unreleased VR product.

Sorry for the disruption: Mark Zuckerberg apologises for Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp going down for five hours
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Sorry for the disruption: Mark Zuckerberg apologises for Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp going down for five hours

Facebook explained that the configuration changes on the routers caused issues that interrupted this communication.

From Cambridge Analytica to 2021 whistleblower, how it's been a rough ride for Facebook in recent years
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From Cambridge Analytica to 2021 whistleblower, how it's been a rough ride for Facebook in recent years

The social networking giant headed by Mark Zuckerberg has been mired in controversies — security risks, data breaches, exposures, hidden terms and backroom lobbying

Mark Zuckerberg breaks silence over Facebook whistleblower's claims, labels accusations 'deeply illogical'
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Mark Zuckerberg breaks silence over Facebook whistleblower's claims, labels accusations 'deeply illogical'

Mark Zuckerberg’s defence came in the wake of former Facebook product manager Frances Haugen's testimony before the Senate Commerce Subcommittee on Consumer Protection.

Rocked by longest Facebook outage and whistleblower revelations, Mark Zuckerberg loses $7 bn in hours
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Rocked by longest Facebook outage and whistleblower revelations, Mark Zuckerberg loses $7 bn in hours

The stock slide on Monday sent Zuckerberg's worth down to $121.6 billion, dropping him below Bill Gates to number 5 on the Bloomberg Billionaires Index

BGP Update, DNS Disruption: Explaining what caused global Facebook, WhatsApp outage
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BGP Update, DNS Disruption: Explaining what caused global Facebook, WhatsApp outage

Before understanding what these technical terms like DNS or BGP stand for and means, we tried to break down the problem into simpler words. Let’s start with the basics:

Facebook accused by whistleblower of focusing on profits instead of suppressing hate speech
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Facebook accused by whistleblower of focusing on profits instead of suppressing hate speech

Former Facebook employee Frances Haugen said the social media giant's products contributed to the Capitol riots in Washington, in January.

Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram outage: Mark Zuckerberg issues apology
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Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram outage: Mark Zuckerberg issues apology

Downdetector, which monitors reports of outages across the internet, said the Facebook service outage is the largest it has ever seen with over 10.6 million problem reports from all over the globe

Facebook has known for a year and a half that Instagram is bad for teens despite claiming otherwise
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Facebook has known for a year and a half that Instagram is bad for teens despite claiming otherwise

Facebook's policy of pursuing profits regardless of documented harm has sparked comparisons to Big Tobacco, which knew in the 1950s that its products were carcinogenic but publicly denied it into the 21st century

Facebook, Ray-Ban confirm to unveil their smart glasses on 9 September
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Facebook, Ray-Ban confirm to unveil their smart glasses on 9 September

In its partnership with Ray-Ban's parent company, EssilorLuxottica, Facebook has called its glasses, a stepping stone toward 'full augmented reality glasses'.