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Is The Future Of The Internet In The Metaverse?

Is The Future Of The Internet In The Metaverse?

Update: 2021-11-092
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Mark Zuckerberg says the metaverse is not just the next chapter of his company: it's the next chapter of the internet. There are a lot of questions about what role Meta, the company formerly known as Facebook, should play in building that future.

Meta's Vice President of metaverse, Vishal Shah, argues that the company has learned from its struggle to moderate content on Facebook, and will build safety and privacy into the metaverse.

Jason Moore — Assistant Professor at Brooklyn College teaching television and virtual reality — explains how he uses the metaverse today.

And Benedict Evans, an independent technology analyst, argues that the metaverse may never emerge as one cohesive movement. Read his essay about Facebook's rebrand: Metabrand.

In participating regions, you'll also hear a local news segment that will help you make sense of what's going on in your community.

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James Pruitt

answer: No.

Nov 10th
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squogg

Yes Audie! Thank you for pushing back and asking tough questions to Vishal.

Nov 10th
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Is The Future Of The Internet In The Metaverse?

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