Andy Jassy started a new job today. That job is CEO of Amazon.com! We’ll see how it goes. (Ron Miller / TechCrunch)
Facebook is partnering with Africa’s largest fiber company, Liquid Intelligent Technologies, to lay 1,243 miles of fiber in the Democratic Republic of Congo. I’m old enough to remember when Facebook tried to deploy internet via solar-powered drone flights!
Instagram chief Adam Mosseri raised eyebrows when he said Instagram is “no longer just a square photo-sharing app.” There are lots of questions over what will left behind as the team races headlong into short-form video; on the other hand, the app has been working to shed the “photo-sharing app” thing for a long time now. (Sara Fischer / Axios)