Facebook changed its name to Meta, effective immediately, CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced at the company’s Oculus Connect event Thursday. In an interview with The Information , Zuckerberg said the new name was meant to evoke the company’s focus on building the metaverse, as well as the “inherent awkwardness”. in having the company’s name match its flagship product. The name change will extend...
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The Heir Who Wants to Be Mayor
Hi, welcome to your Weekend.To spend time with Daniel Lurie is to understand the true meaning of the word “mensch.” Everyone who knows the San Francisco philanthropist and Levi’s heir says pretty much the same things about him: Daniel is “a really good guy”—affable, smart, egoless and earnest in his desire to improve the lives of the neediest. So earlier this year, when I began hearing...
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