• A former Facebook exec is on a mission to reinvent your calendar

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    Two former senior Facebook employees are launching a new calendar app called Woven.
    It wants to improve how people schedule meetings and make users more efficient.
    Tim Campos, the CEO, was the chief information officer at Facebook until November 2016.
    Facebook's old chief information officer wants to reinvent your calendar.
    Tim Campos, Facebook's CIO until 2016, and Burc Arpat, a former senior engineer at the Silicon Valley tech firm, are launching a new company that is setting out to improve people's schedules, and has snagged $4.8 million in funding to do so.
    Woven is an app that syncs...
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  • Banking lobby groups fear EU's big tech tax

    Banking lobby groups fear EU's big tech tax

    6 days ago - By eFinancial News

    EU proposals for a new levy on the likes of Google and Facebook could snare financial services
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  • Facebook's dating service is launching in two new countries - Canada and Thailand

    Facebook's dating service is launching in two new countries - Canada and Thailand

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    Facebook Dating is launching in Canada and Thailand.
    It's a dating service built by Facebook that lives inside the main Facebook app.
    Facebook's attempts to find you the love of your life are growing.
    On Thursday, the Silicon Valley social networking firm announced that Facebook Dating, its online dating service, is launching in Canada and Thailand, and adding some new features.
    The product, the company's answer to OKCupid or Tinder, first launched in Colombia in September after being announced at the F8 conference earlier in 2018.
    Facebook Dating doesn't have its own app; instead, it's...
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