Welcome to the AllNews roundup of the top 5 Technology News of this week.
Schneider Electric Equips Partners In ‘Digital-First’ Bid
Schneider Electric on Tuesday held technical sessions in various cities across the world, including Lagos, to equip its partners with advanced technology to enhance their competitiveness.
The hybrid event on digital transformation was themed, “The New-Age Solution Provider: Channel Partners Transforming for a Digital-First World.” Read more here.
LinkedIn Introduces Filters For Easy Remote Jobs Search
LinkedIn introduced dedicated remote, hybrid and on-site search filters Wednesday to help users on their next job hunt. The label will be visible when using the social network’s job search and Open to Work features.
LinkedIn is adding similar filters for company pages, allowing them to indicate things like their vaccine policies and return-to-office plans. The search filter will privately inform recruiters of the type of work you’re looking for, which the company says should help the right job find you. Read more here.
Vendease Gets $3.2 Million To Help Hotels, Restaurants Buy Food Supplies In Africa
An online marketplace that allows restaurants and other food businesses to buy supplies straight from manufacturers and farms, Vendease has raised a seed round of $3.2 million.
The startup company was founded in January 2020 and took part in Y Combinator’s winter batch that included nine other African startups. Read more here.
Oppo Plans To Develop Its Own Chip For Flagship Phones
Oppo is reportedly planning to introduce its own high-end chip for flagship mobile phones and wants to use TSMC’s advanced 3nm process technology for the chips.
According to a report on Wednesday, the plan was to release custom SoCs in 2023 or 2024 “depending on the speed of development.” Read more here.
BREAKING: Facebook Rebrands, Changes Name To Meta
Social media giant, Facebook has announced a new name that will reflect its focus on creating a metaverse at its annual Connect event.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg made the announcement on Thursday at his company’s Connect event that its new name will be Meta. Read more here.
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