Day: October 17, 2021

Facebook Plans to Hire 10,000 in EU to Build ‘Metaverse’

Facebook says it plans to hire 10,000 workers in the European Union over the next five years to work on a new computing platform.The company said in a blog post Sunday that those high-skilled workers will help build “the metaverse,” a futuristic notion…

Zimbabwe Government: No COVID-19 Shot, No Work, No Pay

Union leaders have angrily reacted to the Zimbabwean government’s announcement Sunday that workers who have not been vaccinated against COVID-19 will no longer be allowed at work and will not be paid. This is seen as part of efforts to deal with high v…