Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Friday.
Mark Zuckerberg said Facebook is “opening up remote hiring aggressively” and expects half of its employees may be remote by 2030. The announcement could help reshape workplace cultural norms around the world, and transform Silicon Valley.
Amazon Prime Day will reportedly be in September, two months later than usual. Reuters reported in April that Amazon was delaying Prime Day until at least August, and expected to absorb a $100 million loss due to the shift.
Four Democratic senators wrote a letter calling on the DOJ and FTC to scrutinize Uber’s potential acquisition of GrubHub. The senators wrote the timing of the rumored acquisition is particularly troubling during the pandemic, “when consumer demand has increased and when restaurants are more desperate for revenue than ever.”
Magic Leap has secured $350 million in a new investment round as it tries to secure the future of the company. The company is working on its next headset, Magic Leap 2, but has made a shift to the enterprise market.
Netflix will start notifying users about inactive accounts and deleting subscriptions for those who don’t respond. Users can reactivate their account within …read more
Source:: Businessinsider – Tech