John Carmack Pens Damning Memo Announcing His Departure From Meta

Game developer legend John Carmack is leaving Meta, slamming the company in a damning memo that is sure to make waves.

Meta Employees: ‘Zuckerberg Will Single-Handedly Kill’ the Company

Meta employees are speaking up about CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s metaverse obsession, saying he will kill the company.

Meta Axes 11,000 Employees, the Biggest Tech Layoff in 2022

Meta has followed through on reported layoff plans, axing 11,000 employees and earning the distinction of conducting the biggest tech layoff in 2022.

Oculus Founder Says Meta’s Metaverse Is Like ‘Project Car’ That’s ‘Not Good’

Oculus founder Palmer Luckey is the latest to slam Meta’s metaverse, saying it’s “not good.”

Major Meta Investor Urges Company to Scale Back Metaverse Investments

Brad Gerstner, Altimeter Capital CEO, has written an open letter to Mark Zuckerberg urging him to reign in spending.

Mark Zuckerberg Takes Aim at Apple’s iMessage

Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg has weighed in on the green vs blue bubble debate, touting WhatsApp as a superior option.

One-Click Call Links Coming to WhatsApp, Along With 32-Person Video Calls

WhatsApp calls are about to become far more convenient for users, with the company rolling out one-click links.

Meta Will Charge Metaverse Content Creators a Nearly 50% Commission

Apple make receive the lion’s share of flak for charing a 30% commission for its App Store, but Meta is set to dwarf that for metaverse content creators.

Meta Taps Qualcomm to Manufacture Its VR Chips

Qualcomm has scored a major contract, with Meta tapping the firm to create its virtual reality (VR) chips.

Meta Executive: Poor-Performing Employees ‘Are Failing This Company’

Meta appears to be cracking down on poor-performing employees, with a senior executive telling managers to “move to exit” such employees.

Mark Zuckerberg: We’re Facing ‘One of the Worst Downturns That We’ve Seen’

Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg is joining the chorus of business leaders warning of a major recession on the horizon.

End of an Era as Meta’s Sheryl Sandberg Resigns as COO

After serving as chief operating officer for 14 years, Meta’s Sheryl Sandberg is stepping down to focus on her “foundation and philanthropic work.”

DC Attorney General Suing Mark Zuckerberg Over Cambridge Analytica

Washington D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine is suing Mark Zuckerberg over the Cambridge Analytica scandal in an effort to hold the CEO personally liable.

Instagram Joining the NFT Craze

Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg confirmed the company’s plans to bring NFTs to Instagram, a move that is sure to draw praise and criticism.

Internet Speeds Will Need a Major Boost for the Metaverse to Be a Reality

The metaverse — the convergence of virtual, augmented, and in-person reality — may be all the rage, but it needs faster internet speeds to succeed.

Peter Thiel Retiring From Meta’s Board

Peter Thiel is retiring from Meta’s board of directors, marking the end of a chapter for one of the company’s earliest investors.

Facebook Rolling Out End-to-End Encryption in Messenger

Facebook has started rolling out end-to-end encryption (E2EE) across Messenger, continuing its efforts to bring E2EE across its platforms.

The Oculus Brand Is No More

Facebook is killing off the Oculus brand on the heels of its “Meta” rebrand.

Facebook Rebrands as ‘Meta’

Facebook has followed through on rumored plans to rename itself, going with the name “Meta.”

Facebook May Change Its Name

Facebook is considering the possibility of changing its name, both to better reflect its future ambitions and distance itself from existing scrutiny.