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Microsoft’s Own Metaverse Is Coming, and It Will Have PowerPoint

The software maker is embracing the buzzy concept with new products due next year

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If you’re worried the metaverse will be all fun and games, fear not: Microsoft Corp. is taking its own stab at the idea, and it will have PowerPoint and Excel.

The company is adapting its signature software products to create a more corporate version of the metaverse — a concept promoted by Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg that promises to let users live, work and play within interconnected virtual worlds.