Facebook reportedly plans to rename itself – CNET

New name will reflect focus on the metaverse, The Verge reports.

Netflix co-CEO concedes he ‘******* up’ defending Dave Chappelle comments – CNET

Ted Sarandos had initially discounted the harm that could be caused by the comedian's jokes.

Senate calls TikTok, YouTube and Snapchat to hearing on protecting young users – CNET

Hearing comes after senators held hearing on Facebook's effects on its users.

Facebook disputes report its AI has little effect on hate speech – CNET

A Facebook exec says that hate speech on the platform has declined 50% in recent quarters.

Facebook reportedly limiting access to some internal message boards – CNET

The move comes after a whistleblower disclosed thousands of internal documents about the company's products.

Google search spotlights endangered species in AR – CNET

An augmented reality presentation shows five endangered species at scale, showing how they move and the…

US to lift travel restrictions on Canada and Mexico borders next month – CNET

The move will allow families separated for 19 months to finally reunite.

Samsung to hold Galaxy Unpacked Part 2 event on Oct. 20 – CNET

The virtual-only event follows close on the company's big product reveals in August.

HTC’s new VR headset appears to have leaked days before reveal – CNET

Images appear to show the as-yet-unnannounced Vive Flow VR headset.

Google Doodle celebrates Polish American actress Helena Modrzejewska – CNET

Widely considered one of Poland's greatest performers, she was known for her portrayals of Shakespeare's great…