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Systems & Infrastructure

Our researchers and engineers are constant innovators as they design and build next generation, scalable, fast, reliable, and efficient systems. ...

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Security & Privacy

Our diverse team of security and privacy researchers at Meta span many disciplines, such as software engineering, usability, penetration testing,...

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Networking & Connectivity

Networking is fundamental to the large-scale, distributed systems that power the family of Facebook applications that are used by billions...

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Natural Language Processing & Speech

Our natural language processing and speech researchers focus on the interaction between people and computers using human languages, both in...

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Machine Learning

Machine learning and Applied Machine Learning is essential to Meta. It helps people discover new content and connect with the...

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Human Computer Interaction & UX

Our research spans everything from new gesture interfaces, to learning how developing countries use mobile phones for maternal health, what...

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Economics & Computation

Our researchers conduct theoretical and applied research that helps us improve the design of mechanisms used to auction ads, optimize...

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Databases

Data is at the heart of Meta. To allow people to connect with each other we need to store, process,...

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Data Science

Our findings directly inform decisions to improve people’s everyday experiences on Facebook, make it easier and more intuitive to use,...

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Computer Vision

We are creating visual sensors derived from digital images and videos that extract information about our environment, to further enable...