Facebook will change a new name that is still being kept secret. According to a report, social media giant Facebook will change its name to a new name. This change is because the owner Mark Zuckerberg wants to change the atmosphere of Facebook into Metaverse.
The report also said the new name change will take place in the next few days. Mark Zukerberg wants to change with the goal of describing if Facebook really wants to build a virtual reality world or metaverse. The new name of Facebook will be announced directly by its owner Mak Zuckerberg at the company's annual conference. The conference is expected to take place on October 28, 2021.
Name-Related Name Related to Facebook's VR products
Observers of the tech world assume. If the name change relates to the development of a virtual reality VR glasses device developed by Mark Zuckerberg's company. This is part of the Facebook owner's ambition to popularize VR products. In order to have the popularity of matching smartphones. Mark said that Facebook social media will not just build a social network. But humans will connect with each other and will make Facebook social media users feel real in the virtual world.
Facebook isn't the only tech company to change its name. in 2015. Google reorganized the entire company under one parent company called Alphabet. At that time Google wanted to show that the company is not just a search engine. But Google also operates in many other areas such as driverless car manufacturing there is also medical equipment.
The new name of Facebook remains a secret to this day. One of the technology media the Verge reported the possibility that the name Facebook will be changed to Horizon. Horizon is a VR headset developed by Facebook and Roblox over the years. Facebook owns a VR company called Oculus. Oculus also produces vr headsets that are sold in bulk. Facebook acquired Oculus in March 2014 for $2.3 billion.
Facebook also introduced a workplace collaboration program called Horizon Work Room. So it's most likely a name change could also be on Horizon.