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01:50 — Facebook’s name change to Meta last year accelerated interested in the Metaverse at large. Though Meta didn’t start the Metaverse, several large companies have jumped on board since the announcement.
02:25 — Metaverse is a term coined by science fiction writer Neal Stephenson. Stephenson has joined a host of blockchain experts to launch their own Metaverse, titled LAMINA1. The new Metaverse will be aligned with the ethics and direction of the Metaverse as it was originally coined.
03:11 — The purpose of LAMINA 1 is to be an open Metaverse with a focus on both virtual and augmented reality, and be open to integrations.
03:45 — LAMINA1 has been well-received in the crypto world, with endorsements from Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lupin and others well-versed in blockchain and cryptocurrencies.
04:11 — The big names in tech could be knocked off their top spot down the line by contenders like LAMINA1 as it focuses on the roots of the Metaverse with backing by people familiar with emerging technologies.
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