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Amazon Plans To Layoff 18,000+ Workers

The tech giant is set to cut 18,000 jobs. The announcement is the most significant among recent layoffs that have impacted the US tech industry. After announcing just 8,000 layoffs in November 2022, Amazon has increased the toll to 18,000. The recent job cuts are the largest downsizing plan so far.

Meta Warns To Remove Facebook News Content From US

The parent company of Facebook, Meta, has threatened to suspend news on the platform. It opposes the latest proposed legislation known as “Journalism Competition and Preservation Act” that would give media organizations more negotiating power when setting prices for Facebook-shared material.

Facebook’s Revenue Dropped For The First Time

A ‘Billion Dollar’ mark is something people usually don’t like to use with words like ‘fall’ or ‘drop’ because it is an industry standard of recognizing something as extremely successful. But somehow something very odd happens in the recent days and that is Facebook, a $562 billion company lost its revenue consecutively in the second quarter. Here we came up with the most distinguished figures after digging down deep in the reports published by the company.

New Stealth Mode In WhatsApp

This year has been super busy for WhatsApp and an important one too — the messaging service is trying to bridge the gap between itself and competitor Telegram, gaining useful upgrades like the ability to send files up to 2GB in size, add up to 512 people in a group, and on the privacy front, last month saw the announcement of some new controls that allow users to hide their profile pictures and last seen from certain contacts. That’s a load of feature adds, but the Meta-owned app isn’t done yet and intends to add even more granular privacy controls with another new feature.