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College VR lab sent suspicious package with ‘rambling’ anti-Mark Zuckerberg manifesto

The note allegedly decried the ties between academia and VR development.

On Sep 14, 2022 by Mikael Thalen

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Meta employee says Mark Zuckerberg’s metaverse avatar took 40 revisions

'40 forbidden zuck’s are lurking in a crusty facebook server'

On Aug 25, 2022 by Jacob Seitz

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Mark Zuckerberg’s new Metaverse selfie is so bad people can’t believe it’s real

Posted from the Meta VR platform Horizon Worlds, this selfie is being mocked for its clunky graphics.

On Aug 17, 2022 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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FTC sues to block Meta from acquiring VR competitor

'Instead of competing on the merits, Meta is trying to buy its way to the top'

On Jul 27, 2022 by Jacob Seitz

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Meta’s virtual reality platforms plagued by racism, sexual assault, report finds

'One part of my brain was like wtf is happening, the other part was like this isn’t a real body.'

On May 31, 2022 by Jacob Seitz

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The voices defining Web3: Is there a First Amendment right to assemble in the metaverse?

'The general stance on this surveillance is that it will ultimately kill free speech.'

On May 4, 2022 by Louise Macaraniag

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Apple mocks Meta over its hefty new commission on in-metaverse purchases

'[Meta's] announcement lays bare Meta's hypocrisy.'

On Apr 15, 2022 by Jacob Seitz

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SXSW: Mark Zuckerberg makes first public statement on Ukraine, preaches metaverse potential

He said Meta is working to help Ukraine.

On Mar 15, 2022 by Daysia Tolentino