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In science fiction the metaverse is a hypothetical iteration of the internet as a single universal and immersive virtual world that is facilitated by the use of virtual reality headsets.

The metaverse is a virtual and online experience where you can do whatever you want like playing games, buying products and watching videos and films

but there are side effects to it like hackers and viruses because in the metaverse you can spend your money on whatever you want even dead bodies so that's good to know…….. anyway if you was to spend loads of money on games that all logs to your account and all it takes is for one hacker to come along and BOOM!” all your stuff is gone.

What is the metaverse according to zuckerberg?

Simply put, the metaverse is an immersive world where we are meant to interact with each other using specialised glasses and virtual reality headsets.

The metaverse is what many in the computer industry believe is the next iteration of the iteration of the internet as a single shared persisted immersive virtual space where humans experience life they could not in the physical world.

Who actually owns the metaverse.

Incase of the facebook metaverse it is owned by the founder and CEO Mark zuckerberg decentaland was created by ari meliich esteban ordano for a company called metaverse holding LTD witch and the number of investors own the rights to the digital universe.

The metaverse is a virtual reality 3d world where you can socialise work shop and play blurring the line between real life and digital life the metaverse combines virtual augmented and physical reality into a graphic rich world that you can interact through an avatar.