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The Metaverse, Simplified

and why the hype?

Photo by Daniele Franchi on Unsplash

Its Origin

The term Metaverse has been around longer than most of us think. It was coined by the author Neal Stephenson in his 1992 sci-fi novel Snow Crash. However, in recent years, this term has become a buzzword and is often said to be the next big thing. Its spike in popularity can be attributed to Facebook’s decision to rebrand itself to Meta and Mark…

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Rui Yi Gan

Rui Yi Gan

I enjoy writing about life, college, and everything under the sky. Computer Science student in Singapore and a big fan of Conan O'Brien and Rick Riordan.