More about the Metaverse: Two Reviews on Books Related to Virtual Reality

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In a recent book review in The Wall Street Journal, Steven Poole explores the origins of the name “metaverse.” The name first appears in Neal Stephenson’s 1992 sci-fi novel “Snow Crash” and recurs in the imaginations of its readers ever since. Poole asks: can human life still flourish in the metaverse? Read more over at The Wall Street Journal.