The Metaverse Needs Standards, Too The big players have founded a “forum”—but will it make the place come to life any sooner?

The Metaverse Needs Standards, Too The big players have founded a “forum”—but will it make the place come to life any sooner?

When Meta (formerly Facebook) announced in October 2021 that it would be developing metaverse technologies, it prompted a flurry of speculation and attendant announcements from other companies. Beyond that, it triggered an avalanche of confusion around what exactlythe metaverseis supposed to be. Nearly a…