Meta also updates its Terms of Service to make clear expectations of it and those who use its platforms.
Recently, Meta launched 3D images on Instagram Stories and Direct Messages (DMs) in India. The Facebook parent company also unveiled updated avatars for Facebook and Messenger on May 24 with customization options. Avatars contain new face shapes that allow users to replace their appearance on these platforms with virtual characters. Updated avatars also include assistive devices for people with disabilities. The company has been adding virtual 3D images on its platforms as part of its push into the metaverse.
The social media giant announced the addition of 3D avatars in Instagram Stories and DMs and the launch of updated 3D avatars on Facebook and Messenger in India via a press release. The update allows users to create a virtual copy of themselves. With a 3D virtual avatar, users can choose appropriate facial features, body types, clothing styles, and more to create their own virtual selfie. The default avatars can be used as stickers, feed posts, and Facebook profile pictures, among other things.