Some employees of Meta (formerly Facebook), one of the pioneers of Metaverse, explained that company CEO Mark Zuckerberg is obsessed with the subject. It was stated that this was the only thing the famous billionaire talked about, and it was stated that this situation disturbed the employees.
We come across new news about the ‘ metaverse’, which is described as the technology of the future. Investments from many technology companies are coming to the metaverse, which shows that people will spend their time in virtual universes instead of the physical world and is predicted to be the center of a trillion-dollar industry.
Meta (formerly Facebook), headed by Mark Zuckerberg, is one of these companies. But now the news has revealed that 37-year-old Mark Zuckerberg, the founder and CEO of the company, which has invested billions of dollars on the subject, has become obsessed with the metaverse.
Zuckerberg’s obsession with metaverse annoys employees
Employees of the giant company revealed that Mark Zuckerberg is strangely obsessed with the metaverse. According to a report by Business Insider, a former executive at Meta stated that Zuckerberg does not talk about anything other than the metaverse, saying: “ All Mark wants to talk about is the Metaverse, he doesn’t talk about anything else.”
Also, in the news, Zuckerberg only focuses on the production of metaverse content; However, it was reported that he said that it takes ten or more years for virtual universes to reach the desired level. In addition, the business person with a fortune of 68 billion dollars does not offer a definite strategy to the employees; however, it was noted that he constantly tried to inform all departments in the company to focus on the metaverse. It was stated that this situation was not welcomed by both former and current employees.
The company, which changed its name for the sake of Metaverse and is described as a pioneer in this regard, launched a virtual universe called Horizon Worlds in the past months. Although it was stated that it was too early for the Metaverse to reach the desired level, it was also among the news that the users of the Horizon Worlds universe were increasing rapidly. It was also stated that a mobile and web version of this universe that does not require the use of virtual reality glasses is on the way.