Facebook is rebranding itself as 'Meta' | Engadget

The company also plans to "retire" the Oculus name, with the VR products taking on the Meta identity.Please enter a valid email address Zuckerberg is still defining exactly what being a metaverse company means for its main platform and users, but augmented and virtual reality is central to the vision. The company also previewed new "Horizon Home" and "Horizon Venues" experiences. Facebook, the social network, will no longer define the future of Facebook, the company that will now be known as Meta. (All of the company's social VR products will fall under the larger "Meta Horizon" brand, according to a post from incoming CTO Andrew Bosworth.) Facebook previously said it plans to separate Facebook Reality Labs, its AR and VR group, from the rest of the company when reporting its financial performance. The company has already shown off an early version of one project, called Horizon Workrooms, that allows people to conduct meetings in VR.
Facebook, the social network, will no longer define the future of Facebook, the company that will now be known as Meta. Facebook Inc. is changing the name in order to distinguish its beleaguered soci… [+2254 chars]