Facebook changes name to Meta as it refocuses on virtual reality

Facebook Inc is now called Meta, the company said on Thursday, in a rebrand that focuses on building the “metaverse”, a shared virtual environment that it bets will be the successor to the mobile internet. The name change comes as the world’s largest social media company battles criticisms from lawmakers and regulators over its market power, algorithmic decisions and the policing of abuses on its … Continue reading Facebook changes name to Meta as it refocuses on virtual reality