What is Metaverse? Why Meta is the new Name of Facebook?: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has announced the new name of his platform. Now, this social media platform Facebook will be known as Meta. In such a situation, now the question is arising that why the Facebook company changed its name and what will be the effect on its users, then you will get the answer in this article. Let’s know…
Why Facebook to Meta?
Facebook has changed its name because of Metaverse. Talking about the Metaverse, it is a virtual computer-generated space, where users can easily connect with each other. This space is based on Virtual Reality technology. Mark Zuckerberg says that the arrival of the Metaverse will greatly benefit the users. In this, users will be supported with the latest features like parental control. Apart from this, the personal data of the users will be completely safe in the virtual space.
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What will be the benefit of the new name?
For your information, let us tell you that the new name was suggested to Facebook by former Civic Integrity Chief Samidh Chakraborty. Some time ago the Facebook company’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg invested heavily in Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR), after which there were speculations about the name change. Now the Facebook company has changed its name. This will now open up new employment opportunities and create a virtual world.
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What will be its effect on users?
According to the company, the Metaverse virtual space is placed in a three-dimensional (3D) space, where users can create their own avatars that will represent them. The 3D space will help users from across the globe to play video games, watch movies, attend concerts, and stay connected with co-workers. Not only this, in this virtual space, users will be able to meet friends in the same way as they meet face to face. The company believes that this will improve the user experience. Apart from this, users will also be able to travel in virtual space in the future through VR handset.
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Facebook is not the first company to do so
Let us tell you that in the year 2016, before the social media company Facebook, Google changed its name to Alphabet, under which Google and its subsidiaries are currently working. At the same time, Snapchat also changed its name to Snap Inc in the year 2016.