Facebook is changing its name to Meta as it focuses on the virtual world

In an effort to focus on virtual worlds, Facebook has changed its name to Meta. The company’s decision comes amid a wave of criticism following the leak of tens of thousands of internal documents. The social-media company is working hard to rebrand itself as the forward-thinking creator of the “metaverse” and distance itself from a struggling business.

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CEO Mark Zuckerberg asked users to rethink their perceptions of the company during a 75-minute online presentation. He pointed out that the company has outgrown its problematic and ubiquitous social media app. Moreover, he said that the application will continue to be called Facebook.

Source: Washington Post