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Meta News

Lifestyle brand Playboy to enter the Metaverse as the Playboy MetaMansion

Playboy Becomes the Latest Brand to Join the Metaverse with the Playboy MetaMansion

With many big brands jumping into the Metaverse hype, it’s no surprise that lifestyle brand Playboy is moving into the Web3 space. Playboy will bring its iconic creation, the Playboy Mansion, to the sandbox metaverse. The Playboy Mansion is nicknamed the “MetaMansion” in the Metaverse, Sandbox revealed in a tweet. “Anybunny home? We’re teaming up …

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Novi among Meta's crypto projects to shut down this year

Meta Reveals It Will Be Pulling the Plug on Its Crypto Projects in September

Cryptocurrency has been one of the hottest topics online for the past decade, and many brands ventured into the crypto space hoping to emulate the success seen in established brands, including Facebook (later rebranded as Meta). Meta first made its way into the crypto space in 2019, introducing crypto enthusiasts with the Libra project. While …

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Meta to reduce number of engineers for the metaverse in preparation of economic downturn

Meta to Shift Metaverse Development Plans by Reducing Number of Engineers Hired

The economic downturn has affected companies across various industries, and Meta is bracing itself for the next big wave.  Although the company has been busy focusing on building the metaverse, founder Mark Zuckerberg has warned his staff to prepare themselves, amending goals of hiring 10,000 engineers and reducing the number to between 6,000 and 7,000. …

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Despite the number of major corporations developing the Metaverse, Vitalik Buterin isn't that optimistic

Ethereum Creator Believes Meta’s Attempt with the Metaverse Will Backfire

Image source: Elevenews The Metaverse has been the talk of the town for months with many excited to witness and experience the virtual space. Vitalik Buterin, founder of Ethereum, believes that while major corporations are building towards the establishment of their own Metaverse, many will be unsuccessful. Vitalik Buterin’s Sentiment According to Buterin, Facebook’s parent …

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Meta Develops a New AI Platform to Generate True-to-Life Avatars

Photo: The Drum When Mark Zuckerberg introduced Meta late last year, the entire digital space grew excited as the prospect of virtual reality was closer than anyone anticipated. As a result, the NFT space has started developing tokens to use as both characters and avatars in the metaverse. Recently, Meta announced that it was creating …

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The metaverse provides a unique opportunity for accounting firm KPMG

KPMG USA and Canada Will Be Dedicating 2022 to Developing and Utilizing the Metaverse

The metaverse has been a popular topic for more than half of this year, with NFT brands working towards integrating themselves into virtual reality. However, they’re not alone – other established companies have also pursued these same goals, building towards the metaverse. KPMG, one of the most well-known accounting firms in both North America and …

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The Metaverse to Extend Pride Month Celebrations to All Corners of the World

As the digital world has become more and more accessible, it’s no surprise that people are using these resources to create communities. The introduction of metaverses only makes this process easier by developing a safe space for everyone, regardless of their lifestyles or struggles – making Pride Month celebrations all the sweeter. The Metaverse has …

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Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg puts on one of the headset prototypes in development

Meta Makes Progress with Development of Prototype Headsets

Mark Zuckerberg and Meta have recently shown that they are making more progress towards developing the Metaverse when they revealed a series of unfinished headset prototypes. As most people know, the Metaverse is a virtual world designed to elevate people’s interaction beyond the current social media platforms.  Read also: MediaCoin City is Open for Business …

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Qatar Aiways becomes the latest addition to the metaverse

Qatar Airways Takes to the Metaverse with the Introduction of the Qverse

On Tuesday, Qatar Airways announced a new virtual reality platform called Qverse. The exciting feature lets passengers dive into the Premium Check-in area at International Airport Hamad and explore their surroundings as if they were really there. In an effort to expand its virtual initiatives, Qatar Airways has entered the metaverse. The company believes that …

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Metaverse Can Play a Critical Role in New Educational Experiences

The Metaverse Can Play a Critical Role in New Educational Experiences

The metaverse has been making waves for months since the closing months of 2021 as it presents a wide array of opportunities in various fields. While video games have been the most anticipated field, many also see the metaverse play an integral role in education. Many tech companies have already highlighted the metaverse as the …

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Kevin-Prince Boateng held metaverse wedding on the moon

Soccer Star and Model Held the First-Ever Metaverse Wedding on the Moon

The dream of flying to the moon has become a reality with new technology that allows people to explore space virtually, particularly the metaverse. Kevin-Prince Boateng, a world renowned soccer player from Germany had his wedding to Valentina Fradegrada on June 11. They were the first couple in history to have an online virtual ceremony …

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MediaCoin City is Open for Business in the Metaverse

MediaCoin LLC recently announced its launch of MediaCoin City, the company’s new Metaverse platform built using Unreal Engine 5, as a means of creating more unique opportunities to connect users with the MediaCoin LLC brand and community. Purchasing a MediaCoin LLC NFT will grant users immediate access to MediaCoin City, as well as provide them …

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Tim Sweeney reveals his concern for the metaverse

Fortnite and Epic CEO Voices Concern Over Apple Monopolizing the Metaverse

The metaverse has been the subject of excitement among internet forums since Facebook rebranded to Meta last year, and many have prepared for the arrival of the virtual reality space. However, while the majority of people are anticipating its inevitable advent, others like Tim Sweeney are more concerned about how it will be handled. Tim …

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Developing countries late to the Web2 party show more excitement for the metaverse than countries that are well off

Wealthy Nations Care Little for the Metaverse While Developing Countries Are Optimistic

The growing anticipation of the metaverse recently prompted Ipsos, a Paris-based market research firm, to hold a poll on behalf of the inter-governmental body World Economic Forum. The survey explored how much of the world believes the metaverse will change lives. Half of the adults surveyed in 29 countries shared their excitement about interacting with …

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Adidas Expands its Presence into the Metaverse with New Futuristic Collection

Photo: Adidas The new Ozworld collection from Adidas gives customers a more immersive experience. They want to take the traditional transaction of buying products and make it so memorable that you’ll never forget your encounter with this brand in-game or online. Adidas Originals is a subdivision of the brand that accommodates collaborations like its Ozworld …

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Metaverse May Prompt More Gender Inclusivity

Photo: Unit 2 Games Limited Individuals involved in the upcoming metaverse and technologies event in Phuket are looking forward to enlightening a route towards more gender inclusivity in the community.  “Phuket Goes Borderless in Health, Wellness and Hospitality to Prepare for Metaverse City Development,” a press conference held by the Borderless Health Care group on …

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News Ways the Metaverse Might Help Screen Production

Photo: FinExtra Screen production was severely affected at the outset of the pandemic – postponed releases and canceled productions. However, a modern problem requires a modern solution – the metaverse could be the hero of the industry’s recent dilemma.  The metaverse is an immersive environment where users can interact, play, work, and hang around each …

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Worldwide Footwear Giant Nike Makes a Great Leap into the Metaverse

Source: Gaming Deputy Nike, a globally renowned footwear company, has just stepped into the metaverse.  The footwear giant obtained startup RTFKT NFT collectibles and style on Friday, reported by RTFKT Studios on Twitter. Any further information about the deal between the two has not been revealed yet.  The acquisition appears to be of a suitable …

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Why Billionaire Elon Musk Deems Dogecoin More Preferable than Bitcoin

Source: CNBC Billionaire and Tesla CEO Elon Musk has recapitulated the edge of Dogecoin over Bitcoin as transaction currency. Musk said that the transactions held by Dogecoin everyday have more potential than Bitcoin’s.  Time Magazine dubbed him “Person of the Year for 2021,” and he said his statement on Dogecoin in an interview with them. …

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Shareholders Urge Meta to Tackle Hate Content Amid Criticism

Source: Meta The global social media platform, Meta Platforms Inc, formerly Facebook, is reportedly facing renewed scandal after shareholders called on it to tackle hate speech and harmful content. The Wall Street Journal reported this Monday evening that many people are furious with how Meta handles these issues both in their communities as well as …

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UMG Artists Such as Rihanna and Migos Will Be Provided Official Avatars for the Metaverse

Source: Universal Music Group Universal Music Group (UMG) has publicly disclosed its collaboration with Genies, an avatar technology company. The partnership brings some of the globally famed artists into the metaverse.  The global team-up “will equip artists with official virtual identities for use in Web 3.0 and the shifting age of the Internet,” said the …

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Ukraine’s Commercial Bank Tascombank Launches Stellar blockchain Digital Currency Trial

Source: Coindesk Ukraine’s oldest commercial bank Tascombank will be launching a pilot on the Stellar blockchain network for digital currency in Ukraine.  On December 14, Tascombank announced their jumpstart on cryptocurrency with Stellar as blockchain provider to put under scrutiny the private digital version of Ukraine’s sovereign currency hryvnia.  Backed by the Ministry of Digital …

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Virtual Meetings to Be Carried Out in the Metaverse, Envisions Bill Gates

Source: CNBC The metaverse workspace might be set in motion rather earlier than we anticipate.  Bill Gates, billionaire, and cofounder of Microsoft, envisions jobs, virtual meetings. And in the next years, in about two to three years, business errands will be carrying out inside the metaverse. In his personal website, Bill Gates shared his sentiments about …

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$700M Merger between Metaverse’s Infinite World and SPAC, to go Public

Source: InfiniteWorld The Infinite Assets platform is set to go public in a merger with SPAC Aries I Acquisition Corp. The company offers the infrastructure for virtual reality worlds, also known as Metaverse infrastructures and it’s report that they’re looking at going public soon.  The companies behind the merger will now have a combined value …

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Croatian government

Metaverse World Backed by Croatian Government through Mesic’s Letter

Source: Wikimedia The Croatian government has announced that it will be backing Metaverse World. A new fintech firm that aims to develop and launch Metaverse technologies. The Metaverse project aims to make all digital citizens a part of its unique, decentralize platform. Also, the work involves developing blockchain-based technologies providing non-fungible tokens (NFTs). Virtual reality/augmented …

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Genies NFT Platform “The Warehouse” Is Dapper Labs’s Next Kickoff

Source: Dapper Labs At a time when the value of NFTs is on an upwards trajectory and we’re seeing more than $10 billion in transactions, developers find themselves faced with two options: chasing today’s dollars or waiting for tomorrow’s users. Dapper Labs, the company behind one of this year’s most mainstream breakout NFT hits NBA …

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VRARA’s Immerse Global Summit to Venture into the Metaverse

Source: VRARA The Virtual and Augmented Reality Association (VRARA) is set to hold the event Immerse Global Summit: Metaverse on Friday, December 17, starting at 15:00 and ending at 21:30 GMT.  The future of digital communications is coming to life at this year’s Virtual Reality conference. The event will gather some of the world’s top-tier …

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US Lawmakers should ‘remain impartial’ and not hold crypto, says Alexandra Ocasio-Lopez

Photo: Boston Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, member of the House of Representatives’ Financial Service Committee has decided to not hold stocks. She said, “I want to do my job as ethically and impartially as I can.”  Potential conflict of interest is the reason why Democratic Representative AOC dodges investments and purchase of crypto. She strongly believes that …

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