Digital Desk, New Delhi. The social media platform Facebook has changed its name after 17 years. On Thursday, Zuckerberg announced the change of the company’s name from Facebook to ‘Meta’. For the last few days, there were speculations about changing the name of Facebook. Finally, today the company’s founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg has put an end to all the speculation by announcing the new name.
Mark Zuckerberg said at the company’s Connect Virtual Reality conference that, “It’s time to adopt a new company brand that encompasses everything we do. Now we’re going to be the metaverse, not Facebook,” Zuckerberg said. “
Let us tell you that Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg said in an earnings call in July that, “The future of the company lies in the ‘metaverse’. What Facebook is targeting is a holding company like Alphabet Inc. It is one of the many social networking apps under Instagram, WhatsApp, Oculus and Messenger.