From Layoffs to Hackathons: Zuckerberg Discusses AI Adventures and More at Meta's Latest Employee Meet -
Meta Platforms, IncMETA CEO Mark Zuckerberg discussed thecompany's artificial intelligenceendeavors during a meeting with employees Thursday in the Hacker Square pavilion at the Menlo Park headquarters.
Zuckerberg addressed Meta's recent layoffs but mainly focused on the company's projects in generative AI, CNBCreports.
Acknowledging the technology's breakthroughs, he disclosed plans to play an essential and unique role in the industry.
The Facebook parent detailed its workincorporating generative AImodels into the metaverse, particularly about AI's role in creating the 3D visuals for the metaverse.
The company offered its employees access to several internal generative AI tools to help develop prototypes and is hosting a hackathon for workers to showcase their AI projects.
Meta also plans to launch a service for Instagram users to let them modify photos via text prompts and share them in the app's Stories feature.