Facebook is changing its name

Facebook is changing its name

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Facebook is planning to permanently change the name of the company as early as next week.

According to The Verge, Facebook founder and CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, will formally discuss the company name change at Facebook’s annual Connect Conference on October 28th. There’s a strong possibility that the name could be changed before the conference.

This is the first step in Facebook’s efforts to rebrand itself as being known for more than just social media, while highlighting that Facebook owns an enormous part of the social media landscape courtesy of Instagram, WhatsApp and more.

Read more here: The Verge