MADRID, June 23 (Portaltic/EP) –
Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg has unveiled the company’s new digital wallet focused on the Metaverse. MetaPay, which will replace the current Facebook payment system, Facebook Pay.
Facebook Pay is a payment platform that allows you to make payments using Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram or Messenger services without leaving these “apps”.
The company’s head of trading and financial technologies, Stephane Kasriel, May advanced that its current payment service would be rebranded as Meta Pay, without giving any further details on that other platform.
What it indicated at the time was that Meta was “focused on improving the payment experiences” of Facebook Pay and intended to improve the quality of countries where You can already use this service instead of expanding “to new countries”.
Zuckerberg this Wednesday introduced Meta Pay as “a digital wallet for the metaverse” via his personal Facebook account, where he has confirmed this It will continue to offer the same features as its predecessor.
“On Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp, Messenger and anywhere else that uses Facebook Pay, it will remain the same easy way to shop, send money and donate to charity,” he said.
With that, the manager has indicated that Meta is working on a novelty focused on the Metaverse, a wallet that will make this possible secure identity managementthe money and how to pay with it.
“In the future there will be all kinds of digital objects that you want to create or buy: digital clothing, art, videos, music, experiencesvirtual events and much more,” he emphasized.
Likewise, he has assured that the company is trying to offer these possessions “in every experience of the metaverse” so that users have in one place everything they have acquired in this digital environment.
thanks for that interoperabilityMeta hopes to provide better experiences for users as well as greater opportunities for developers.
“The more places there are to easily consume your digital products, the more you value them, which creates a larger market for developers. The simpler the transaction, the greater the opportunities for them,” he stressed.
Finally he announced that they are from Meta “Looking forward to developing this”, although he has not given more details about the point at which this process is.