Facebook Inc is now called Meta, the company said on October 28, in a rebrand that focuses on building the "metaverse," a collective virtual shared space, created by the convergence of virtually enhanced physical reality and physically persistent virtual space, including the sum of all virtual worlds, augmented reality, and the internet.
According to The Verge, Facebook is planning to change its company name to reflect its focus on building the metaverse, a collective virtual shared space, created by the convergence of virtually enhanced physical reality and physically persistent virtual space, including the sum of all virtual worlds, augmented reality, and the internet.
On October 17th, Nick Clegg, VP Global Affairs, and Javier Olivan, VP Central Products, announced in a statement a plan to create 10,000 new high-skilled jobs within the European Union (EU) over the next five years in order to build “the next computing platform”. This plan is also a way for Facebook to put down more roots in Europe.
21Vianet Blue Cloud et Positive Thinking Company s’associent pour offrir une expérience numérique de premier ordre en Chine
Positive Thinking Company et 21VianetBlue Cloud s'associent pour aider les multinationales à développer leurs activités en Chine continentale et proposent un portefeuille de services couvrant les différentes phases liées à la mise en œuvre d’une stratégie Cloud : de l'évaluation du marché et de la conformité, à l’implémentation et à l’exploitation des services.
US tech giants Amazon, Google, Microsoft IBM, Salesforce/Slack, SAP, Cisco and Atlassian (Australia) agreed on the Trusted Cloud Principles, a broad set of principles that basically say that these companies are committed to protecting the privacy and security of their customers’ data in all jurisdictions through policy and technology.
With the ascent of space activities around the world, the Young European Enterprises Syndicate for Space (YEESS) wishes to contribute to these accomplishments across Europe. The YEESS initiative aims to be the representative platform for New Space enterprises in Europe and foster acceleration of the movement.
Capgemini also joins World Rugby as its Digital Transformation Partner. New three year-partnership means Capgemini is currently the only company to sponsor both the International Federation and two of World Rugby’s major international competitions: Rugby World Cup 2023 and the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series.
Delivery partnership demonstrates NTT’s strong heritage in providing services that support the largest European sporting event.
Global smartphone sales to end users totaled 328.8 million in the second quarter of 2021, an increase of 10.8% year over year, according to Gartner, Inc. Overall global mobile phone sales grew 10.2% despite supply constraints due to Covid-19 related production disruption and component shortages.
The European Commission proposed on 3rd June a framework for a European Digital Identity which will be available to all EU citizens, residents, and businesses in the EU.