Roblox is known primarily as a popular video game marketplace for kids. The company has ambitions to be something much bigger. During a virtual investor day ahead of its public listing, executives laid out their vision for attracting older users and building the so-called metaverse, a sci-fi concept that imagines a future in which humans interact through digital avatars over the internet in a...
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