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Video-based human insight company UserTesting has released new templates for its Human Insight Platform, enabling fast, opt-in feedback from any metaverse or virtual reality user, including those using Meta (formerly Facebook). “The metaverse is an entirely new product experience for companies and users alike,” says UserTesting CEO, Andy MacMillan. “Our new templates can help any […]

Meta is working on plans to allow users to create and sell non-fungible tokens as Facebook’s parent company seeks to join the rush of companies trying to capitalise on the digital collectible craze.  Teams at Facebook and Instagram are readying a feature that will allow users to display their NFTs on their social media profiles, […]

A new blog post from Meta marks the six-month anniversary of its newsletter publishing platform, Bulletin. Amid its plugs for the writers who publish work on the service, the company lets us know just how many publishers it has on board to help compete with companies like Substack and Twitter: 115. Unlike Substack, the buzziest […]

Former Facebook employee Frances Haugen and other prominent whistleblowers have renewed calls for Facebook to release a long-awaited report on its impact in India, alleging the company is purposely obscuring human rights concerns. More than 20 organizations on Wednesday joined whistleblowers Frances Haugen and Sophie Zhang, as well as former Facebook vice-president Brian Boland, to […]

Rebecca Coombes, head of journalism, Madlen Davies, investigations editor The BMJ Correspondence to R Coombes rcoombes{at}bmj.com The BMJ has locked horns with Facebook and the gatekeepers of international fact checking after one of its investigations was wrongly labelled with “missing context” and censored on the world’s largest social network. Rebecca Coombes and Madlen Davies report […]

Get inside Wall Street with StreetInsider Premium. Claim your 1-week free trial here. (Updated – January 19, 2022 1:19 PM EST) Meta Platforms (NASDAQ: FB) Instagram introduces subscriptions. From the company: Creators inspire people around the world with their talents and push culture forward every day. At Meta, we strongly believe in enabling creators to […]

Meta Platforms Inc. wants to monitor people’s facial expressions, eye movements, and body poses as well as create “virtual stores” that sell ad-sponsored digital goods in an effort to monetize the metaverse, dozens of recently filed patents suggest. The company that began as Facebook and which has recently rebranded itself as Meta filed hundreds of […]

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. It’s that time of year where we find out who has been naughty, and who has been nice. According to Yahoo Finance readers, there is one company that is unquestionably at the top of the naughty list: the company formerly […]

Fetch Rewards Inc., a SoftBank-backed consumer rewards company, has named David Sommer as its first chief customer officer, the company said. Mr. Sommer was previously head of industry at Facebook parent Meta Platforms Inc., overseeing the accounts of the company’s largest retail and consumer packaged goods clients, such as Walmart Inc. and Procter & Gamble […]

Contrary to online rumors, Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg has not said that posts of ‘The Lord’s Prayer’ to the social media platform are banned. A representative for Facebook owner Meta confirmed to Reuters the rumors are false. Posts include a paragraph of text that begins: “After hearing Mark Zuckerberg saying that posting of […]