Meta, owner of Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram, will lay off 11,000 workers, 13% of its workforce

Mark Zuckerberg F8 2019 Keynote
Mark Zuckerberg F8 2019 Keynote. Photo: Anthony Quintano. CC BY 2.0.

The U.S. tech company Meta, owner of Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram, plans to lay off about 11,000 workers, 13 percent of its workforce, according to [Read More…]

‘We’re Sorry’: Facebook, Instagram & WhatsApp Slowly Coming Back Online After Six-Hour Outage

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Facebook home page. Image: geralt (Pixabay).

Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp appear to be coming back online after several hours of error messages and outages, according to users with Facebook’s community of [Read More…]

WhatsApp delays privacy policy update as fleeing users voice concerns over Facebook data-sharing with NO opt-out

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WhatsApp icon. Image: arivera / Pixabay.

WhatsApp said it will push back a planned policy update to give users time to review its terms amid fears the Facebook-owned platform will share [Read More…]