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Using Instagram and Facebook Reels for Travel and Tourism through #ReelAdventures

More and more people in Kenya use Facebook and Instagram to discover new destinations and choose their next vacation destination. With many travellers becoming avid content creators, third party reviews are driving decisions on where people are holidaying — resulting in the travel industry recovering immensely from effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.  We’re sharing videos…

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Here’s What You Need to Know About Our Updated Privacy Policy and Terms of Service

Starting today, Meta is rolling out notifications letting people know that we’ve updated our Privacy Policy, formerly known as the Data Policy. Inspired by feedback from people who use our technologies and privacy experts, we rewrote our Privacy Policy to make it easier to understand and to reflect the latest products we offer. While the…

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Meta Returns to Davos for the First Time Since the Pandemic

The Davos Forum is back after a two year pandemic-enforced hiatus. Political leaders, business leaders and NGOs are all in Davos in Switzerland to discuss the most pressing issues of our times. This year’s theme – ‘History at a Turning Point’. The 5 day event looks a little different this year. The guest list is…

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Partnering With Enterprise Nation To Help Young UK Entrepreneurs Use WhatsApp

Today, new research from WhatsApp Business shows that young people in the UK are more entrepreneurial than ever, as over 68% of Gen Zs have had a new business idea, compared with 38% of the general population. However, just 18% of Gen Zs with a business idea have managed to bring it to life, with…

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Launching Our First-Ever Global Spark AR Challenge in the Middle East

We’re launching our first-ever global Spark AR Challenge in the Middle East, under the theme of Tomorrow Today – What will the next decade bring? in partnership with the Coders HQ, the Museum of the Future and Lenslist. The challenge will encourage creators to visualize the impact of technology and innovation on future lifestyles, mobility,…

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Where the Metaverse Can Take FinTech

This is an excerpt from Stephane Kasriel’s op-ed published on Medium. We are at an inflection point. The beginning of the next chapter for the internet. An opportunity to break down barriers and democratize access to and ownership of goods and services. The metaverse will transform the way people connect, businesses grow, and creators make…

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An Embodied AI Platform to Solve Biomechanical Problems

The more intelligent an organism is, the more complex the motor behavior it can exhibit. But what enables such complex decision-making and the motor control to execute those decisions? To explore this question, we’ve developed MyoSuite: a set of musculoskeletal models and tasks that enable the application of ML to solve biomechanic control problems. MyoSuite…

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Made by Africa, Loved by the World Showcases Creativity From Across Africa

Returning for a second year, we’re celebrating “Africa Day” through our “Made by Africa, Loved by the World” campaign.  This year’s campaign spotlights eight creators, innovators and SMBs who are making a name for themselves both in Africa and globally, and are changing the way Africa is viewed on the international stage.   “This campaign…

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Announcing New Products to Make Business Messaging Easier

The way people and businesses communicate is changing. One billion people message with a business each week on WhatsApp, Messenger and Instagram Direct — whether it’s DMing brands, browsing product catalogs, asking for support, or interacting with stories. This consumer behavior is accelerating and it’s changing how business gets done. Today at Conversations, our inaugural…

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Introducing New Members of the Oversight Board

Today, Meta welcomes the newest members of the Oversight Board who have just been appointed — Paolo Carozza, Khaled Mansour, and Pamela San Martin. Per the Oversight Board Bylaws, we worked together with the board to identify and select these members over the last few months. Over the next few months we will continue to…

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