Meta Platforms will keep its research tool CrowdTangle alive through the midterm elections, but is planning to eventually shut it down, Bloomberg reports. The tool, which is used by publishers, researchers, marketers and fact-checkers to track popular posts on Facebook and Instagram—and which has become a valuable resource for tracking the spread of misinformation—has been in limbo for some...
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Amazon Takes Its Time Delivering Second Round of Job Cuts
Amazon is in the lead! The e-commerce behemoth has moved ahead of Alphabet in the contest to win this year’s IBM Cup, awarded occasionally to the most bureaucratic and slow-moving big tech company around. That’s one takeaway from Amazon CEO Andy Jassy’s explanation today for cutting another 9,000 jobs, on top of the 18,000 layoffs already announced. Jassy said in November the job cuts flowed...
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