Mass layoffs in the tech universe: from Amazon to Facebook and WhatsApp | They estimate a difficult first quarter for the sector

Big tech companies began 2023 in the same way they finished 2022: by cutting staff. In an effort to offset losses incurred in recent months, these large companies have implemented mass layoffs. Microsoft’s most recent announcement saw 10,000 employees let go. Amazon, Meta, Twitter, Alphabet, Lyft, Robinhood, and Coinbase had already informed their employees that […]

Trump wants to go back to Facebook and Instagram

Former US President Donald Trump has expressed his desire to return to Facebook and Instagram. On Wednesday, he told Fox News Digital that his campaign organization is in negotiations with Meta Platforms regarding his potential comeback. “We’re talking to them and we’ll see how it all goes,” Trump said. “If they take us back it […]

Trump apparently wants to go back to Facebook

Former US President Donald Trump is reportedly looking to be active again on Facebook. According to US media reports, his team has officially asked parent company Meta to lift the ban. On Wednesday, Trump said on Fox News Digital that his campaign organization is in talks with Meta Platforms about his possible return to Facebook […]

Facebook agrees to pay 725 million in lawsuit over Cambridge Analytica scandal | NEWS | D.W.

Facebook parent Meta has agreed to pay $725 million to settle a 2018 lawsuit that accused the social network of allowing third parties – including Cambridge Analytica – to access users’ private data. The settlement amount was disclosed late on Thursday (12.22.2022) following a court filing. “The proposed settlement of US$725,000,000 is the largest recovery […]

Facebook will delete profile data on December 1

digital millennium Mexico City / 29.11.2022 18:35:18 Facebook, one of the social networks with the most users worldwide has just announced an important change in order to improve the experience of all those who use the platform. In your next updateMeta will remove some data from Internet users’ profiles. For some years some rules have […]

40 percent of vacation fraud is on Facebook: Profeco | Newscast Mexico

Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp cover 40 percent of fraud for the sale of vacation packages, which corresponds to 53 of 130 of these crimes committed so far this year, as reported by the Federal Consumer Attorney’s Office (Profeco). The others 77 fraudulent links detected by the agency refer to Internet pages. Of the total represented […]

Less metaverse, more WhatsApp: Mark Zuckerberg wants messaging to contribute to revenue

After a harsh wave of cuts that meant the dismissal of more than 11,000 Meta employees, Mark Zuckerberg revealed his strategy, going beyond the metaverse. For the head of the parent company of Facebook, Instagram, Messenger y WhatsAppthe money is in the messaging platforms. Zuckerberg participated in a meeting on Thursday to clarify the outlook […]

According to the ministry, government pages on Facebook pose privacy risks | Tech

18 nov 2022 om 18:30Update: 2 dagen geleden Facebook does not make it sufficiently clear what it does with citizens’ data on government pages. It is also unclear how the platform determines which messages users see in their news feed. This is evident from a study commissioned by the Ministry of the Interior on Friday. […]

Facebook fires employees for hijacking profiles and collecting bribes – El Sol de Morelia

The target company —matrix of Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp y Messenger— fired and adopted disciplinary action against more of twenty employees and contractors over the past year for “hijacking” and unlocking user accounts, in some cases allegedly for bribery, The Wall Street Journal reported today. These workers would have used the online operations system (Oops), a […]