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By: The Posts Author | Posted on: 30 Oct 21

Maybe this is what Silicon Valley’s demigods have been dreaming about since the beginning. A profound reversal of the relationship between human beings and technology, a flipping of the real and virtual. I’m speaking of the project Mark Zuckerberg launched on Thursday. It was the metaverse, he said, andĀ also announcedĀ that his company’s name had changed, to Meta, from Facebook. When I clicked on the link to Zuckerberg’sĀ video announcement,Ā I thought it was a joke at first, maybe a “deep fake.” Someone seemed to have modeled Zuckerberg’s face and gestures pretty well, but the guy in the video was so robotic, surely …

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Maybe this is what Silicon Valley’s demigods have been dreaming about since the beginning. A profound reversal of the relationship between human beings and technology, a flipping of the real and virtual. I’m speaking of the project Mark Zuckerberg launched on Thursday. It was the metaverse, he said, andĀ also announcedĀ that his company’s name had changed, to Meta, from Facebook. When …

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