A lot of people think that e-commerce was the way forward and then out of nowhere virtual reality will become the future. This is because many people believe that one day e-commerce shops or physical stores could merge together to become part of each other, in a way.
So what exactly is the metaverse?
To get to the bottom of this, we must first go back to its origin. The term metaverse was first used by Neil Stephenson in his book Snow Crash in 1992. Since then it has continued to evolve, but it remains a key component of many different definitions and terminology currently used in science-fiction stories.
The best word that describes what a metaverse is is by comparing it to two other words: comprehension vs universe.