In July 2021, in The helpful (and horrifying) implications of virtualising actuality, we positioned a highlight on a number of the worrisome implications of augmented and digital actuality (AR and VR). The timing of that article’s publication was fortuitous to function background info for developments that accelerated considerably not even 4 months later.
On 28 October, Fb CEO Mark Zuckerberg launched the brand new title of his firm, Meta Platforms. “Meta’s focus might be to carry the metaverse to life and assist individuals join, discover communities and develop companies,” he stated.
Zuckerberg believes that after desktop-based and later