Why did Facebook change its corporate name?

Logo October 29, 2021 at 8:27 PM | Gorkhali                  

Facebook has changed its corporate name to ‘Meta‘. It has also changed the meta initials ‘M’ to blue and the ‘3D’ brand logo. Although Facebook has changed the name of the company, it has not changed the names of ‘Facebook’, ‘Instagram’, ‘Messenger’ and ‘WhatsApp’ apps.
Why was this change necessary?

This question has arisen in the general user.

Why is a name change necessary?

CEO Mark Zuckerberg says the move comes with a name change to enter a new era of Internet technology. He claims that as Facebook is the largest social network in the world, the new era of internet technology has become the ‘social network’, and now it has started the ‘meta’ era.

“We’ve been thinking a lot about our identities since the beginning of this new chapter,” said CEO Zuckerberg. “We’re an icon of social media.” ‘Today we are known as a social media company,’ he added, ‘but it is in our DNA to connect people around the world by building technology. And this metaverse is the beginning of a new chapter, just as social media was a new era when we started Facebook. ‘


Releasing the information on its official page on Friday morning (Nepali time), Facebook has changed the name of its company to ‘Meta’. He has now announced that he has entered a “new chapter” in Internet technology. Now with new technology in 3D, Meta has said it will help connect the world.

User data leaks According to CNN, many users have been accused of leaking data after Facebook changed its corporate name. When the safety of the user began to be questioned, Facebook was in search of strong security. At the same time, he changed the name of the company to enter a new era.

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What is a new (metaverse) chapter?

Lately, Facebook has been talking about starting a new era in Metaverse. Metaverse is generally understood to be an Internet technology for communicating, playing games, and working with virtual reality (VR) headsets.

Some have called it an extension of VR, while others say it is the future of the Internet. With the advent of smartphones instead of the usual phones, Metaverse is also predicting the future of VR today.

The renamed Meta says on its page that it will try to connect the world through 3D technology. This means that now when you use Meta company’s apps like Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp, you can feel the ‘reality.

However, it remains to be seen in the future what exactly Metavars will look like.


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