Changing Facebook’s name will not deter lawmaker or regulatory scrutiny, experts say

By Sheila Dang and Supantha Mukherjee (Reuters) – Renaming Facebook Inc is unlikely to enable the tech giant to distance itself from regulatory and public scrutiny around the potential harms caused by its social media apps, marketing and branding experts told Reuters. Tech publication The Verge reported on Tuesday that the California-based firm is planning to change its corporate branding to reflect that as well as owning the social media platform that made it a global household name, it also now includes other thriving businesses like Instagram, WhatsApp and Oculus. The company declined to comment regarding the report on the