The CEO of Snapchat joins the list of critics of the Metavirus.. Know the details

Evan Spiegel, CEO of Snapchat, has criticized the prospect of the virtual world Metaverse is being developed by Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Meta, according to Business Insider. What I want when I get home from work during a busy day is to live inside a computer.”

Zuckerberg had changed Facebook to META as part of implementing his vision for Metaverse, a world in which people would communicate within a digital universe using their own avatars. the scientist.

On the other hand, the president and founder of Snapchat does not see it this way, as he chose to focus his company’s efforts on expanding in augmented reality versus virtual reality, and this was not the first time that Spiegel attacked the idea of ​​Metaverse, he said earlier in the year that his company She refuses to use the word metaverse, describing the idea as ambiguous and hypothetical.

Spiegel said at the time: “One of the big, overarching concepts that people have is that a lot of these tools are designed to replace reality. Our main bet is that people actually like the real world, they want to be with their friends in person.”

In addition to Spiegel, there are prominent figures in the tech world who reject the idea of ​​Metaverse, including Tim Cook, CEO of Apple.

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