The Metaverse: What It Is, Where to Find it, and Who Will Build It

The Metaverse: What It Is, Where to Find it, and Who Will Build It

More broadly, the two most dominant cases of the early Internet were instant messaging and email, and yet the importance of social apps/networks was still unexpected until the late 2000s

Technology frequently produces surprises that nobody predicts. However, the biggest developments are often anticipated decades in advance. In 1945 Vannevar Bush described what he called the “Memex”, a single device that would store all books, records and communications, and mechanically link them together by association. This concept was then used to formulate the idea of “hypertext” (a term coined two ent of the World Wide www.hookupdate.net/escort-index/el-paso/ Web (developed another two ing Wars” have only just begun, yet the first streaming video took place more than 25 years ago. Continue reading “The Metaverse: What It Is, Where to Find it, and Who Will Build It”