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Enter the metaverse

The metaverse has quickly established itself as a key talking point as the gambling industry looks to the future. Yet descriptions of this potentially game-changing technology remain vague and Click here to view full article
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May 25, 2022
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How Do You Define the Metaverse?

Bashar Kilani, managing director at Dubai-based Accenture , gives CFI.co readers the low-down on the hi-tech trends that enable organisations to build a digital core. Managing Director @ Accenture Click here to view full article
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May 24, 2022
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The Metaverse Will Make Gamers of Us All

(Stormseeker/Unsplash) ​​In his seminal novel “Ready Player One,” author Ernest Cline describes a grandiose virtual reality where people spend the majority of their time, offering an escape from a Click here to view full article
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May 23, 2022
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What is the ‘metaverse?’

Image provided by iStock. As we transition from the Cenozoic Era (the age of mammals) to the Metazoic Era (the age of metaverses), it should be noted that the Click here to view full article
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May 23, 2022
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The metaverse: Boom or bust?

Meta’s VR peripheral, the Meta Quest, has a number of different home screen themes. Imagine a virtual future where you sit at your living room coffee table, whip out Click here to view full article
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May 20, 2022
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Handicapping the Metaverse Race

Whether it’s multifamily companies tailoring apartment pitches to younger clientele or whether a new medium might offer benefits to commercial real estate professionals, the metaverse has become a serious Click here to view full article
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May 13, 2022
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Building The Metaverse

Big Tech, banks, telecoms–and even Hollywood–are all scrambling to own a piece of the infrastructure of the future. Science fiction writers always lead the way, imagining impossible possibilities. Then Click here to view full article
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May 6, 2022
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Why the Metaverse matters to you

Jerry Eitel, the newly appointed chief Metaverse officer at Top 100 Firm Prager Metis, explains why his firm is pioneering this new digital space, and what it can offer Click here to view full article
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May 2, 2022
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The metaverse demystified

Metaverse, NFTs and crypto are taking more and more space in daily agency activity, accompanied by a lot of interest and sometimes more confusion. Let’s try to demystify the Click here to view full article
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April 28, 2022
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Trademarks in the metaverse

World Intellectual Property Day is celebrated on April 26 and, this year, with the theme chosen by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO): “IP and Youth: innovating for a Click here to view full article
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April 26, 2022
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What the Metaverse Means for Your Business

Metaverse in business. The metaverse can be described as an interconnection of virtual worlds that employs artificial intelligence (AR), virtual reality (VR), and other immersive technologies and provides users Click here to view full article
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April 24, 2022
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Q+A: Is This The Metaverse?

Taking a break from reality and stepping into a world where you have a little more control over things probably sounds pretty good right now. Tech companies, like the Click here to view full article
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April 21, 2022
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Marriage moves to the metaverse

It's not just a futuristic fever dream, but the natural progression of online romance. Dianna “Mick” McDougall The bride wore pink with white polka dots. Candice, 42, stood at Click here to view full article
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April 20, 2022
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What Laws Apply In Metaverse?

Metaverse is a virtual world that exists on the internet. It is like Second Life but with some key differences. In Metaverse, users can create their own digital assets Click here to view full article
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April 18, 2022
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Into the Multiverse of the Metaverse

Depending on who you ask, the metaverse could be any number of things. For some, it’s highly centralized around gaming, existing as an MMO-like experience. For others, it’s a Click here to view full article
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April 18, 2022
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Metaverse Non-Believers, Beware!

The so-called metaverse might be a vague and hyped term for something that doesn’t quite exist yet. However, that hasn’t stopped many companies and brands from trying to stake Click here to view full article
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April 18, 2022
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Enter the Metaverse

The virtual boating future is coming, but there aren’t a lot of rules yet for the people building the boats and marinas inside it. Anybody planning to step aboard Click here to view full article
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April 1, 2022
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Ask the Expert: Impact of the Metaverse

Ask the Expert: Impact of the metaverse "Ask the Expert" articles provide information and insights from MSU scientists, researchers and scholars about national and global issues, complex research and Click here to view full article
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March 24, 2022
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Me, you, and the metaverse 

Facebook was rebranded as Meta to show its new focus on developing the metaverse. Dima Solomin, Unsplash It all looks rather lovely in Mark Zuckerberg’s mock-up of the metaverse Click here to view full article
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March 23, 2022
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Metaverse Lessons From Hollywood

CreditCredit...By Yoshi Sodeoka Decades ago, Steve Perlman’s technology helped kick-start an era in which figments of Hollywood imagination feel increasingly authentic. Now, Mark Zuckerberg and other technologists are dreaming Click here to view full article
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March 22, 2022
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What is the metaverse?

“Metaverse” is a word thrown around a lot lately, and its meaning seems to mean whatever anyone wants it to mean. Here’s a breakdown of the most common definitions. Click here to view full article
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March 20, 2022
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Accenture launches metaverse business group

Technology consultancy Accenture has launched a dedicated “Metaverse Continuum” business group to help companies build new experiences as “extended reality, blockchain, digital twins, and edge computing are converging to Click here to view full article
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March 18, 2022
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You’re wrong about the metaverse

Baseball’s back and I couldn’t care less. What I’m excited about is the world champion Atlanta Braves’ new virtual stadium. A company called Surreal Events is working with the Click here to view full article
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March 12, 2022
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The Accelerated Rise of the Metaverse

Emma Lamb. Emma Lamb, Associate-Experience at Publicis Sapient The metaverse has become a buzz word in the past six months, making tech headlines and grabbing the attention of marketers Click here to view full article
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March 8, 2022
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The metaverse, explained

While boardrooms chase a VR internet no one asked for, video game metaverses are all around us Good question. “Metaverse” is currently a major buzzword in the worlds of Click here to view full article
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March 6, 2022
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Understanding The Metaverse

getty Last week, our company hosted a webinar to familiarize people with a new concept: the metaverse. It was a full house with 500 people in attendance, and the Click here to view full article
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March 3, 2022
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Building a brand in the metaverse

What do Snoop Dogg, Nike, Sotheby’s, and PwC all have in common? They’ve all invested in real estate in the metaverse. Looking beyond the world we see in two Click here to view full article
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February 28, 2022
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Metaverse and India’s sovereignty

A Tamil couple, Dinesh SP and Janaganandhini Ramaswamy got married on 6 February, and hosted their reception on metaverse, the first such in Asia. As the technology improves every Click here to view full article
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February 26, 2022
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I Bought Weed in the Metaverse

The writer visits Kandy Girl’s virtual store. It’s a Wednesday morning and I’m gazing up at a floor-to-ceiling sign that says “Kandy Girl” next to a pair of lips Click here to view full article
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February 24, 2022
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The metaverse is here

In November 2020, Adaora Udoji wrote a piece for Verizon titled “ The Metaverse is coming—it just needed 5G.” Fast forward to 2022 and it’s clear, the metaverse is Click here to view full article
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February 17, 2022
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Metaverse: Does it meta?

The buzz around the “metaverse” has gone into overdrive as the technology that could make it a (virtual) reality draws closer and internet giants make big bets on its Click here to view full article
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February 6, 2022
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How to Build a Better Metaverse

Photograph: Liz Hafalia/The San Francisco Chronicle/Getty Images The metaverse, you may have heard, is the next big thing: an ever-present social cyberspace in which people—or their digital avatars—will work, Click here to view full article
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January 27, 2022
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How Will the Metaverse Be Designed?

Michael Beneville opened his studio in the Flatiron district of New York City a decade ago. The renovated two-floor office has 20-foot-high ceilings, custom furniture, and a wall of Click here to view full article
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January 27, 2022
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Is the Metaverse an Empty Promise?

Tech titans say the metaverse will open up new dimensions of human connection and creativity, but the reality is much bleaker as platforms exploit and monetize more and more Click here to view full article
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January 26, 2022
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On a Quest to the Metaverse

The Oculus Quest 2 VR headset was one of the stars of the holiday sales season. I contributed my part to its resounding success by buying two as gifts Click here to view full article
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January 26, 2022
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Mission metaverse

Microsoft’s acquisition of Activision Blizzard for $68.7b comes with big plans On Activision Blizzard’s long list of games is Call of Duty Fact : Microsoft has acquired game developer Click here to view full article
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January 22, 2022
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Investing In Metaverse Real Estate

Ninoon/iStock via Getty Images Co-produced by Austin Rogers for High Yield Landlord What if it was possible to own "real estate" in a virtual world? Would you be interested? Click here to view full article
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January 20, 2022
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Microsoft and the Metaverse

Microsoft announced this week that it was acquiring Activision Blizzard, the maker of video games such as Call of Duty and Candy Crush, in a deal valued at nearly Click here to view full article
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January 20, 2022
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What’s all the hype about the metaverse?

The metaverse is, in fact, the stuff of science-fiction. Credit: iStock Photo The term “metaverse” is everywhere. On Tuesday, Microsoft cited the so-called metaverse as a reason for acquiring Click here to view full article
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January 19, 2022
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Going meta: Disney, Second Life and K-pop

Following the announcement that Facebook’s parent company would be rebranding in a shift towards the Metaverse, many projects have started similar initiatives entering the virtual space, from buying property Click here to view full article
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January 15, 2022
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The metaverse will be buzzing in 2022

Image Credit: Getty Images Following increased interest in big tech companies like Microsoft, Meta (formerly Facebook), and Nvidia , expect the metaverse to grab more headlines in 2022. Leaders Click here to view full article
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January 14, 2022
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Metaverse Scarcity Isn’t Real

There’s an old saying, “Buy land, they’re not making any more of it.” When it comes to the metaverse, that isn’t true. Artificial scarcity isn’t real. This may seem Click here to view full article
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January 12, 2022
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Remembering VRML: The Metaverse of 1995

Jeffrey K. Bedrick In the early 1990s, futurists and corporations combined forces to create VRML , a Virtual Reality Modeling Language that promised to bring 3D graphics and virtual Click here to view full article
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January 12, 2022
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Metaverse Scarcity Isn’t Real

The real world has real scarcities, unlike the metaverse. There’s an old saying, “Buy land, they’re not making any more of it.” When it comes to the metaverse, that Click here to view full article
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January 11, 2022
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Terrorism comes for the metaverse

Illustrated | iStock So far, Mark Zuckerberg's "metaverse" is fairly unimpressive, a digital realm where people don't have legs and the future looks a lot like grocery shopping . Click here to view full article
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January 11, 2022
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CES 2022: Eyeing an enterprise metaverse

A metaverse meeting. Join gaming leaders, alongside GamesBeat and Facebook Gaming, for their 2nd Annual GamesBeat & Facebook Gaming Summit | GamesBeat: Into the Metaverse 2 this upcoming January Click here to view full article
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January 7, 2022
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There Is No Metaverse (Yet)

Kaspars Grinvalds/Shutterstock.com There’s a lot of talk about the metaverse in the media these days, but there’s only one problem: It doesn’t exist—at least not yet. How will we Click here to view full article
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January 4, 2022
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Come the Metaverse, Can Privacy Exist?

In its current form, the internet relies on data collection that some critics liken to mass surveillance. Technology companies and researchers are beginning to wonder whether the metaverse will Click here to view full article
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January 4, 2022
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Come the metaverse, can privacy exist?

In immersive worlds, new technologies will siphon up data at an increasingly granular level—a person’s gait, eye movements, emotions and more—putting far greater strain on existing safeguards In its Click here to view full article
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January 4, 2022
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How Brands Can Enter the Metaverse

Summary. How should brands take their first steps into the metaverse? For that matter, what even is the metaverse? While the idea might feel like a novelty right now, Click here to view full article
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January 3, 2022