On 10/26/2021 Mark Zuckerberg, the founder of Facebook, announced that Facebook is changing its name to ‘Meta’. Mark Zuckerberg said that “Over time, I hope that we’re seen as a metaverse company, and I want to anchor identity on what we’re building towards.”
Facebook has bet big on it, changing its name to Meta in October. It has also caught the attention of other large companies as well, like Apple, Microsoft, Amazon, Nvidia, Roblox, etc.
The Metaverse describes a parallel digital universe and the next iteration of the internet, which promises to allow people to live, work and play within the virtual world.
In this webinar Paulette Watsons will present an overview of the Metaverse: What, Why, Who, and How.
What is the Metaverse? Key Elements and Characteristics of the Metaverse.