Facebook will get a new name next week, which founder Mark Zuckerberg will highlight at the annual Connect conference Oct. 28th, according to The Verge. The rebrand, which comes as Facebook faces unprecedented pressure from lawmakers, is an attempt to focus attention on Facebook’s efforts to build the metaverse, what proponents say will be the future version of the internet that will present a...
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What a Brazilian Steakhouse Says About the Tech Economy
Hi, welcome to your Weekend.One of my favorite tech memes is the “We’re so back” post, the kind that pokes fun at the industry returning to the good old days of expensive perks and wine-soaked dinners.I had a real-life “We’re so back” moment this week when I attended a bacchanalian feast thrown by Bain Capital Ventures at Fogo de Chão in San Francisco. Bain Capital’s private equity arm...
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