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Facebook is reportedly planning to change its company name

Facebook is reportedly planning to change its company name

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Facebook plans to change its name, according to the website The Verge. The change in the brand aims to better reflect the "metaverse" that the company has been building in recent times. The supposed new name will be announced by Facebook President Mark Zuckerberg during the Connect conference, which is scheduled for Oct. 28, or even earlier. Facebook's name change could also signal another goal of the social networking company, turning it into a possible technology conglomerate; In addition to unifying all brands under one umbrella - similar to Alphabet, a holding company that has several companies linked or owned by Google. In early 2021, Zuckerberg had already commented, also to The Verge, about Facebook's intentions to expand into different technologies. However, ...
Pornhub Traffic Surged By More Than 10 Percent During Facebook Outage

Pornhub Traffic Surged By More Than 10 Percent During Facebook Outage

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What were you doing on Monday? Pornhub reported that their traffic surged by 10.5 percent during Facebook’s major outage. Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp, and Messenger all experienced a 5-hour long outage, prompting users to take some time out and get a grip…literally. Pornhub reportedly experienced a 10.5 percent surge in viewing traffic throughout the 5-hour period. Although servers were down, other things certainly were not… The 10.5 percent increase equates to approximately half a million additional viewers during each hour of outage. This occurrence really does highlight our reliance on social media. As humans, the need to satisfy our desires will always be a priority. When stripped of our ability to engage in social media, isn’t it only natural we switch on ...