Facebook wants to own the ‘metaverse.’

Facebook wants to own the ‘metaverse.’ Want a scare? Read the book that coined the phrase Facebook has made yet more announcements related to its intention to become a metaverse company. Every time Facebook drops the ‘metaverse’ word, right after cringing, I think of Snow Crash, Neal Stephenson’s seminal 1992 science fiction epic (and one of my all-time favorite books),…