Facebook did not disclose the size of its investment but said in a blog post on Tuesday evening that the investment underscores its efforts to help bring small businesses online.
Read more: Facebook invests in Indonesia’s ride-hailing firm Gojek but doesn’t reveal its stake
Michael Seres was one of the first patient inventors to get clearance for a medical device. He died from a sepsis infection after a lifelong battle with Crohn’s Disease.
Read more: Michael Seres, an influential patient who hacked together a ‘smart’ ostomy bag, dies at 51
Tech CEOs have been vocal in their outrage at the death of George Floyd, but almost none of them are black. Here’s what the CEOs of Rocket Lawyer and ShotSpotter have to say.
Read more: Black tech CEOs explain why the killing of George Floyd hits so close to home
Zoom has been a darling of the work-from-home culture brought on by coronavirus, and the company’s revenue growth accelerated in its most recent quarter.
Read more: Zoom revenue grew 169% during the quarter, and the company doubled its revenue guidance for the year
Other misinformation and misleading claims spread across Twitter on Sunday night and into Monday related to the protests.
Read more: White nationalist group posing as antifa called for violence on Twitter
StitchFix CEO Katrina Lake said, “We have taken the very difficult decision to reduce the number of Stylists in our styling team in California, as we invest in our other styling hubs across the US”
Read more: Stitch Fix is laying off 1,400 employees in California, and plans to hire in lower-cost U.S. cities
Republican FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr said Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey is “weaponizing” the company for “his own partisan political beliefs.”
Read more: Trump-appointed FCC commissioner says Twitter CEO is ‘weaponizing’ his business for his ‘partisan political beliefs’
The iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max and iPhone SE have discounts on Apple’s official store on Alibaba-owned Tmall in China as part of a major online shopping festival.
Read more: Apple cuts iPhone prices in China to keep momentum going as economy continues to reopen
Amazon’s Sports and Outdoors category showed pepper spray as the top-selling item, while a rechargeable taser was listed at No.44, illustrating that consumers are buying self-defense items amid protests that have turned violent in some areas of the country.
Read more: Amazon sees strong demand for pepper spray and Black Lives Matter merchandise as protests rage