16 stories about Meta

VR is hoping for a perfect world. Too bad for its creators, we don’t live in one

09.01.23|James Spiro
“Creatures in the metaverse are neat and obedient, leaving no room - or tolerance - for the messiness of real life.”
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HR on the chopping block: “When I received a layoff email I was shocked"

19.12.22|Maayan Manela
At the beginning of the year, high-tech companies had difficulty finding recruiters to locate the necessary talents for them to meet their growth goals. But in recent months, following the crisis, recruiters and HR personnel are the first to be laid off
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Meta layoffs have global effect, including in Israel

09.11.22|Meir Orbach and Reuters
Mark Zuckerberg announced on Wednesday that the company will cut 11,000 jobs, and Meta Israel will also be affected
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WhatsApp Down: Messaging service suffers major disruption

Users of Meta-owned WhatsApp from across the world have reported problems with both sending and receiving messages
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16 companies graduate from Meta’s first B2B Disruptors Program in Israel

10.08.22|James Spiro
The program, which ran for seven weeks, included strategic and practical content for early-stage B2B product-led startups
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Meta names Guy Rosen chief information security officer

07.06.22|Reuters and Rafael Kahan
Rosen, who has been at Facebook since 2013 when it acquired the startup he co-founded, Onavo, most recently led the company's product safety and integrity efforts
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Melio appoints Sivanne Goldfarb as VP of Risk, Credit & Data Products

The former Meta executive will help lead Melio’s product team
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The forgery and fraud history of the intelligence officer blacklisted by Meta

20.12.21|Tomer Ganon
Bluehawk, owned and founded by Guy Klisman, was among half a dozen companies called out by Facebook owner Meta for hacking or other abuses
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Meta joins forces with Israel’s yellowHEAD to launch Meta Startup Hub

16.11.21|James Spiro
The announcement comes shortly after the company’s rebrand from Facebook and its new emphasis on the metaverse

Welcome to the Metaverse… whether you like it or not

14.11.21|James Spiro
ByondXR has joined CTech to discuss all the ways that tech giants will take us into an ecosystem of virtual existence
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Israel’s Spike joins Facebook’s new ‘Metaverse’

31.10.21|James Spiro
Its app works on top of existing email and is available for iPhones, Android devices, desktops, and now the Oculus Quest 2 headset
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Augmented Reality Company Meta Company’s Assets Sold

20.01.19|Adi Pick
Founded in 2012 by Israeli-born entrepreneur Meron Gribetz, Meta develops augmented reality headsets that combine 3D glasses and a camera made by Intel that tracks hand movements
מלאנוקס פארק התעשייה תל חי

CTech’s Daily Israeli Tech News Roundup

Pushed by activist investor, Mellanox to review development lineup. After raising over $220 million, flash storage startup Kaminario shifts to software
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Dell to Distribute Augmented Reality Headset by Meta

21.01.18|Tofi Stoler
The new Meta 2 offers an immersive AR experience aimed at commercial customers looking to adopt AR technologies, particularly in the fields of healthcare, manufacturing, and construction