The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) has responded to a Facebook post where the user who went by the name Pam Kaur complained about a 995 responder who hung up on her because of Kaur's tone when she called to report an accident. In her Facebook post on May 8, Kaur said the responder stank of "incompetence", a "lack of urgency" as well as of "stupidity" after she had … [Read more...] about Caller made snide remarks towards paramedic, says SCDF on Facebook user who said they hung up on her
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(Reuters) -Facebook-owner Meta Platforms Inc is preparing cutbacks in its Reality Labs division, a unit at the center of the company's strategy to refocus on hardware products and the "metaverse," a spokesperson confirmed to Reuters on Wednesday. Chief Technology Officer Andrew Bosworth told Reality Labs staffers during a weekly Q&A session on Tuesday to expect the … [Read more...] about Exclusive-Facebook-owner Meta tells hardware staffers to prepare for cutbacks
Frances Haugen was cooking dinner one Friday evening when her phone rang. On the other end of the line was the White House. Could Haugen get to Washington in four days, Deputy Chief of Staff Bruce Reed asked. She’d been chosen to be the first lady’s guest at the forthcoming State of the Union. “It actually was mildly disruptive,” recalls Haugen, who lives in Puerto Rico. … [Read more...] about Facebook whistleblower works to pass new Internet laws
(Reuters) - TikTok, the pandemic and mobile data costs in India all helped draw people away from Facebook at an unprecedented rate last quarter. The big question is when will it be Instagram's turn? One forecaster, Insider Intelligence, does not expect Meta Platforms Inc's Instagram social media service to lose users in the next three years. But its November estimates … [Read more...] about Analysis-Facebook usage dips for first time. Will Instagram follow?
Facebook Gaming was supposed to be the social media giant’s answer to Amazon.com Inc’s Twitch – a place to watch people play video games. Four years after its promising launch, the service has turned into an eerie digital ghost town where some of the most-watched accounts aren’t even gamers, some of the top live streams aren’t even live, and a large portion of the real gamers’ … [Read more...] about Facebook Gaming is overrun with strange videos and scams