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Facebook changes company name to Meta amid controversy

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Facebook changes company name to Meta amid controversy
Facebook changes company name to Meta amid controversy
Meta will be a new parent company that'll preside over Facebook and its services. Forming a new parent, though, doesn't fix Facebook's endless list of problems.
Science
Step inside the clean room where a revolutionary satellite is taking shape
Step inside the clean room where a revolutionary satellite is taking shape

When it launches in 2022, the satellite will give us early warning of natural disasters. Preparing it is an epic task for Lockheed Martin.

Computing
Intel will outpace Moore's Law, CEO Pat Gelsinger says
Intel will outpace Moore's Law, CEO Pat Gelsinger says

The chipmaker wants to catch up to competitors in 2024 and surpass them in 2025.

Science
John Kerry: COP26 is creating 'more climate ambition than the world has ever seen'
John Kerry: COP26 is creating 'more climate ambition than the world has ever seen'

The US climate envoy says he's heading to the Glasgow summit as an "optimist."

Online Services
Facebook employees told to preserve internal documents for legal reasons
Facebook employees told to preserve internal documents for legal reasons

Move comes amid increased scrutiny of the social networking giant's operations.

VR/AR Productivity
Facebook wants to pivot Oculus Quest and AR toward work and apps
Facebook wants to pivot Oculus Quest and AR toward work and apps

The embattled social media company hopes you'll trust its VR and AR devices even more.

Mobile Apps
Twitter offers its Blue subscribers early access to new features
Twitter offers its Blue subscribers early access to new features

Users of Twitter's subscription service will get experimental features like longer video uploads and pinned conversations.

Car Industry
EV tax credit increase to $12,500 makes the cut in Biden's Build Back Better plan
EV tax credit increase to $12,500 makes the cut in Biden's Build Back Better plan

The White House says it has reached a deal with Democrats on the multitrillion-dollar plan, and EV tax credit boosts are part of it.

Science
How science is helping unearth an 80-year-old Holocaust mystery
How science is helping unearth an 80-year-old Holocaust mystery

Out of the ruins of the Warsaw Ghetto, remnants of resistance emerge, thanks to science and a team determined to keep history from fading.

Science
This magnetic liquid creates mesmerizing art
This magnetic liquid creates mesmerizing art

Get a behind-the-scenes look at how one artist uses ferrofluid and magnets to make kinetic sculptures that look out of this world.

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