In Second Round of Layoff, Meta Dismisses 10,000 Staff, Withdraws 5,000 Open Roles
The tech giant says it expects to announce restructurings and layoffs in its tech groups in late April, and then the business groups in late May
Nigeria’s IT Authority Engages Stakeholders on NDSS for Digital Skills
FG wants multinationals, private stakeholders’ contributions to on building digital skills In its continued effort at maximising socio-economic opportunities and target of achieving 95% digital literacy penetration by the year…
Mark Borrows Elon Musk’s PlayBook, Unveils Subscription Service – Meta Verified
Social media platform owners seem to be exploring ways to generate more revenues for their companies. Facebook-parent Meta has launched a subscription service called Meta Verified, which will allow users…
How Meta is Preparing for Nigeria’s 2023 General Elections
"We remove the most serious kinds of misinformation from Facebook and Instagram, such as content that could contribute to imminent violence or physical harm, or that is intended to suppress…
Take Control of Your Time with Instagram Quiet Mode
Meta is also making updates to its supervision tools to make it easier for parents to talk to their teens about their Instagram settings.
Sama, Meta’s Kenyan Content Moderator Exits Service Provision
The move affects 200 employees, 3% of its team
Meta’s Key Milestones across Sub-Saharan Africa in 2022
Showcased through an infographic and short video, this highlights Meta’s ongoing milestones and successes across the region, whilst reinforcing its continued investment and commitment to Africa.
25% of SMBs Expected to Make 50% of their Annual Revenue in Q4 of the Year – Meta
Due to the state of the economy, 16% of SMB owners within the past 6 months reduced the size of their workforce in Ghana while 5% of SMB owners in…
Irish Data Protection Commission Fines Meta €265 million
The Irish Data Protection Commission fined Meta, which owns Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp, €265 million (£228 million) (DPC). The penalty stems from a data breach that resulted in the online…
Meta #FlexNaija in Lagos: Teni, Santi, Ayra Starr and Creators Flexing in the Metaverse [PHOTOS]
Guests were invited to step into a multi-sensory experience with zones dedicated to key Metaverse entry points
Meta to Carryout Large-Scale Layoff of Staff
Despite the weak performance of Meta’s platforms, founder Mark Zuckerberg is committed to keep investing in the metaverse so as to stimulate its growth target
Apple’s Market Value now Higher than Alphabet, Amazon and Meta combined
Apple's stock has lost 18.3% year to far, compared to Alphabet's loss of 40.5%, Amazon's loss of 44.7%, and Meta's loss of 73.1%.
[BREAKING ]WhatsApp Rolls Out ‘Communities’ – 32-Person Video Calls, 1024 Group Members
Objective is to give all communication inside a single app structural support.
[UPDATE] WhatsApp back Online after Downtime
The outage began at around 8 a.m. Nigerian time
[BREAKING] WhatsApp Down, as Thousands are Unable to Send/Receive Messages
"We're aware that some people are now having problems sending messages, and we're working to restore WhatsApp for everyone as soon as possible."