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Meta's Mark Zuckerberg said WhatsApp and Messenger will drive the company's sales growth - although the company has invested at least $36 billion in the Metaverse.  Above: Mark Zuckerberg is seen in a leaked video call telling executives he will lay off 11,000 Meta workers

Mark Zuckerberg says WhatsApp business chat will generate revenue and minimize billions spent on VR

Meta’s Mark Zuckerberg said WhatsApp and Messenger will drive the company’s sales growth – although the company has invested at least $36 billion in the Metaverse. In a company-wide meeting on Thursday, he described the two apps as “very early in monetization” compared to the massive cash flow generated by advertising on Facebook and Instagram. …

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Inflation risks linger as Congress eyes billions in year-end spending: budget hawk

Inflation risks linger as Congress eyes billions in year-end spending: budget hawk

Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget Chair Maya MacGuineas explains how President Biden’s policies put the country in a very “vulnerable” position economically. The lame Congress is considering hundreds of billions of dollars in new borrowing this year that would create new inflationary pressures in the United States just as prices began to fall in …

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Ireland has raked in billions from tech giants. But what if the golden egg hen flies into the nest? | John Naughton

In 1958, a young Irish civil servant named Kenneth Whitaker surprised his political masters in Dublin with a 250-page document that he and some of his colleagues in the Treasury had been working on in secret for months. Its title, Economic Development, was perhaps deceptively bland, but its message was blindingly clear. The country was …

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