Facebook Name Change Is Example Of Marketing Tactic Used By Companies Under Fire

Facebook Name Change Is Example Of Marketing Tactic Used By Companies Under Fire

This pictogram taken in Los Angeles on October 28, 2021 shows a person using Facebook on a … [+] A smartphone in front of a computer screen with the META logo on it. Facebook President Mark Zuckerberg announced Thursday that the parent company’s name has been changed to “Meta” to represent a future beyond its … Read more

IZEA Research Discovers 56% of Social Media Influencers

IZEA Research Discovers 56% of Social Media Influencers

Orlando, Florida, Jan. 14, 2022 (Globe Newswire) – IZEA Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: IZEA), the premier provider of influencer marketing technologies, data, and services to the world’s leading brands, today launched its latest research initiative, Influencing the Metaverse, today. The US Consumer Study examines how social media influencers are leading the way into virtual worlds. The … Read more

Opinion: How terrorists could exploit the metaverse for recruitment, plotting and attacks

Opinion: How terrorists could exploit the metaverse for recruitment, plotting and attacks

Metaverse is coming. Like all technological innovations, it brings new opportunities and new risks. Metaverse is an immersive virtual reality version of the Internet where people can interact with digital objects and digital representations of themselves and others, and can move more or less freely from one virtual environment to another. It can also include … Read more

Weitsman Invests in Metaverse Virtual Real Estate

Weitsman Invests in Metaverse Virtual Real Estate

As soon as there is news of a big investment in cryptocurrency mining, a local entrepreneur enters into another virtual venture. Digital marketing firm Elevator Studio says it has formed a joint venture with Adam Weitsman to invest in and develop a type of digital real estate called Metaverse land that can be developed virtually. … Read more

Facebook whistleblower fears Meta’s plan for the metaverse

Facebook whistleblower fears Meta's plan for the metaverse

Meta Platforms is the owner of Facebook racing to build a “metaverse”, And Francis Hogan is concerned. Haugen, a former Facebook product manager who told lawmakers in October that Facebook Prioritizes profit over user safety Its algorithms are programmed to promote divisive content. “It’s exactly the same issues you’ll see in virtual reality,” Haugen said … Read more