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What-the-future-of-AR-looks-like

What the future of AR looks like


Friday, December 2, 2022 by

The next two decades hold incredible promise, and danger, as our lives become more intertwined with extended reality (XR) technologies. Visions of exciting possibilities are tempered with privacy concerns, as major XR companies explore centralized visual positioning systems that store personal data. Today’s pioneers of augmented and virtual realities (AR and VR...


Microverse-World-Builder-from-Croquet

Microverse World Builder from Croquet


Monday, November 28, 2022 by

Croquet Corporation has announced the availability of Microverse World Builder, a browser-based development environment for the Open Metaverse that lets web and web3 developers rapidly create multi-user 3D Metaverse worlds that can be published to any web server, completely independent of proprietary platforms. Microverse World Builder includes the newest releas...


Game-of-Chains-launches-from-Cosmos

Game of Chains launches from Cosmos


Monday, November 28, 2022 by

The Interchain Foundation (ICF), a Swiss non-profit that funds, stewards, and advances the Cosmos Ecosystem has announced the details of Game of Chains, the third public incentivized testnet in the history of Cosmos, following Game of Stakes and Game of Zones. A global community effort set to help validators develop confidence around Interchain Security and provide a pu...


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P3 USAS 2022 times and location


Wednesday, November 16, 2022 by

P3 Network will host the P3 U.S. Africa Summit (P3-USAS) in Washington, D.C., on December 13 and 14. African dignitaries, US government officials, CEOs, and private enterprises will attend, establishing cross-country dialogue and lasting partnerships. The two-day event is expected to take place at the Waldorf Astoria in Washington DC on December 13-14, 2022 via a ser...


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Metaverse real estate secured by Primedia Pty Ltd


Wednesday, October 26, 2022 by

Primedia Pty Ltd has made another forward-thinking leap. The powerhouse organization that owns Primedia Outdoor, Primedia Broadcasting, and award-winning news brand Eyewitness News, has now secured virtual real estate in Africarare, Africa’s first metaverse. Officially announced at the inaugural PrimeX event in Johannesburg, Primedia will enter the metaverse, t...


Geo-localized-metaverse-events-from-OVER

Geo localized metaverse events from OVER


Monday, October 24, 2022 by

OVER has launched its new desktop application, OVER GATE Console. Designed to create unique geo-localized experiences that bridge the gap between the physical and digital worlds, OVER GATE Console enables users to organize, manage and customize their own live AR events worldwide across the metaverse. Leveraging sophisticated next-generation technology, OVER GATE allows ...


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Monetize mobile gaming with NFT marketplace Vessel


Friday, October 21, 2022 by

AppLovin announced its first NFT marketplace to launch in app stores through its subsidiary, OpenVessel Technologies, LLC. Vessel, which is currently live in Apple and Google Play app stores, enables mobile game developers to easily integrate non-fungible tokens (NFTs) into games to drive engagement and revenue. "Vessel represents the next evolution in mobi...


Nedbank-enters-the-metaverse

Nedbank enters the metaverse


Tuesday, October 11, 2022 by

As the digital economic voyage into the metaverse starts to accelerate, major players in trade and industry are poised to develop custom experiences in this digitally enhanced world, which is being heralded as the future of eCommerce. Nedbank, one of the largest financial services groups in Africa, has partnered with Africarare, Africa’s first metaverse, and secur...


Easy-NFT-creation-with-Enjin

Easy NFT creation with Enjin


Monday, October 3, 2022 by

Esther Partland from Enjin discusses her journey at Enjin and how she started by volunteering and progressed into the Head of Ecosystem. Esther also identifies the key skills that led to her success at Enjin, what kind of tools Enjin provides for building Web3 infrastructures, and how businesses and individuals both can benefit from these tools. Esther goes on to e...


Web3-and-NFTs-are-just-the-beginning-of-a-vast-metaverse-says-Wursta

Web3 and NFTs are just the beginning of a vast metaverse says Wursta


Wednesday, September 7, 2022 by

Alex Wykoff, Director of Product, Web3 at WRST Collabs talks all about Wursta and their web3 team, why they chose to enter the NFT realm, how NFTs ignite brand engagement, what that process looks like, and the different ways brands will leverage web3. Wykoff also shares how society is starting to become more comfortable with NFTs, different ways...


Metaverse-industry-report-2022-from-GamesPad

Metaverse industry report 2022 from GamesPad


Tuesday, August 30, 2022 by

The Metaverse Industry Report 2022 by GamesPad Co-Founders Constantin Kogan and Eran Elhanani examines new markets in the metaverse, as well as strategies for entrepreneurs to capitalize on emerging business opportunities. The potential metaverse market opportunity is projected to reach a whopping $13 trillion by 2030. Many leading brand...


Your-digital-commerce-strategy

Your digital commerce strategy


Monday, August 29, 2022 by

Events of recent years have catapulted the demand for digital transformation, and digital commerce was no exception. E-commerce sales grew 50% over the pandemic, reaching a whopping $870B. With digital commerce booming in all sectors, and demand for excellent digital experiences growing with it, developers’ workloads are bigger than ever. As a result, 83% say...


Its-not-NFTs-people-want-its-ownership

Its not NFTs people want its ownership


Thursday, August 25, 2022 by

Sami Khan, the co-founder, and CEO of Atlas Reality chatted with us about his journey from an App Marketer to where he is currently, all about ATLAS: EARTH, and how it pairs a mobile-first game world where players can buy land right where they live. We also asked Khan about how the inspiration for the game was derived, what his vision and mission entail for Atlas, ...


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Metaverse avatar platform secures $56M in funding


Wednesday, August 24, 2022 by

Ready Player Me, a cross-game avatar platform that allows users to explore virtual worlds with one consistent identity, has closed a $56M Series B round led by Andreessen Horowitz (a16z), with participation from other notable investors including David Baszucki, co-founder of Roblox, Justin Kan, co-founder of Twitch, Sebastian Knutsson & Riccardo Zacconi, King Games ...


Key-drivers-of-the-metaverse-market

Key drivers of the metaverse market


Tuesday, August 23, 2022 by

Emmanuelle Rivet, Vice Chair, and US TMT & Global Technology Leader, at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), has over 26 years of experience advising public and private tech companies on complex transactions from M&A and equity or debt offerings to system implementation and operations transformation for scale and compliance. Emmanuelle is focused on helping diverse tea...


The-metaverse-dominance-race-has-begun

The metaverse dominance race has begun


Monday, August 22, 2022 by

In a metaverse, everything is connected. Every corner of the internet is reachable and each individual user is represented by an avatar. The metaverse is a place where the physical and digital worlds collide, and it's quickly becoming the dominant platform for human interaction. This shift has huge implications for businesses, governments, and individuals. In a meta...


VR-sports-app-Gym-Class-secures-$8M-in-funding

VR sports app Gym Class secures $8M in funding


Thursday, August 11, 2022 by

Gym Class has raised $8 million in a seed round led by Andreessen Horowitz (a16z), with participation from Y Combinator. Gym Class combines the fun, fitness, social, and entertainment aspects of real-world sports delivered in best-in-class VR basketball. Gym Class is set to launch on the Meta Quest Store in fall 2022. VR sports app Gym Class raises $8M ahead of a fal...


4Players-appoints-new-Marketing-Director-Patty-Toledo

4Players appoints new Marketing Director Patty Toledo


Wednesday, August 10, 2022 by

Pioneering technology veterans 4Players has announced the appointment of industry leader Patty Toledo, as its first Marketing Director. Patty brings her considerable skills to 4Players as it prepares to launch new products to support game developers to create metaverse-ready, engaging player experiences, and will drive a marketing strategy to take the much-loved brand i...


Building-mentally-fit-workforces-with-Pulse

Building mentally fit workforces with Pulse


Tuesday, July 26, 2022 by

New Gallup findings from their latest annual global update determined, among other ominous results, that stress, sadness, and worry have all inched higher worldwide pushing Gallup's Negative Experience Index to yet another new high. Our career lives are certainly suffering in kind. New ‘Pulse’ app helps build a more menta...


NFT-creator-economy-is-booming

NFT creator economy is booming


Tuesday, July 19, 2022 by

According to a newly published report by Fact.MR, market research and competitive intelligence provider, the global non-fungible token (NFT) market stands at US$ 34 billion in 2022 and is predicted to expand at an astounding CAGR of 25% during the forecast years (2022-2032). The market is set to surge owing to the changing dynamics in digital content creation and the as...


How-to-join-the-metaverse

How to join the metaverse


Tuesday, July 12, 2022 by

When Facebook renamed itself, Meta, last fall, it inadvertently shined a spotlight on the metaverse. Everyone, including established clothing brands, celebrities, and pro sports teams wanted (and still very much does) a piece of this new universe. The question is how. How can businesses create sustainable strategies for their existence in this new realm that will last b...


IP-based-NFT-project-partnership-announced

IP based NFT project partnership announced


Wednesday, June 29, 2022 by

Digital IP platform company IPX, formerly known as LINE FRIENDS, announced that it has formed a strategic business partnership agreement with CRIPCO, the global blockchain and NFT company. The two companies will kickstart IPX’s NFT business, beginning with the iconic character IPs. CRIPCO, a Singapore-based global blockchain, and NFT company promotes the o...


Future-VR-optics-from-Meta

Future VR optics from Meta


Tuesday, June 28, 2022 by

Virtual Reality (VR) headsets are edging toward becoming commonplace. However, social acceptability is still some way off and the user experience is not entirely comfortable. Essential to solving these problems are the lenses that magnify and focus headsets’ displays. Until recently, this field was relatively static, with headsets using optics based on Fresnel len...


NFT-breaks-world-record

NFT breaks world record


Thursday, June 23, 2022 by

Announced during NYC.NFT 2022, luxury champagne connoisseur Shammi Shinh has broken his 2013 record of World's Most Expensive Champagne by partnering with the artists that illustrated celebrity favorite Bored Ape Yacht Club NFT. Taking cues from the world's most expensive address, the new luxury champagne brand 'Champagne Avenue Foch' has been adorned wi...


Mobile-mapping-solution-from-ProStar

Mobile mapping solution from ProStar


Thursday, June 23, 2022 by

ProStar Holdings Inc. has announced that Utility Mapping (Aust) Pty Ltd in Australia has adopted ProStar's PointMan cloud and mobile mapping solution. "We have tried other solutions, but after months of testing, PointMan has proven to be the solution that best fits our needs in order to provide superior and consistent underground mapping servi...


Microverse-IDE-beta-opens

Microverse IDE beta opens


Thursday, June 23, 2022 by

Croquet, the open OS and developer platform for the metaverse has announced the open beta of Microverse IDE, its development and deployment environment built for Croquet OS, which empowers web and web3 developers to rapidly deliver interoperable, standards-based metaverse worlds. Croquet Microverse IDE beta opens, helping solve metaverse challenges Croquet also an...


Metaverse-mobile-app-for-the-masses

Metaverse mobile app for the masses


Friday, June 17, 2022 by

In the future, artists, gamers, and consumers will all meet in an atmosphere that encourages connection, creativity, and commerce, unlike any online environment we have seen to date. The metaverse is already enabling that future today as large consumer brands and creators begin to embrace the new technology. But thus far, engagement in the metaverse is mostly contained ...


Tech-Capital-Location-Award-2022-winner

Tech Capital Location Award 2022 winner


Friday, June 10, 2022 by

Quantum Loophole, Inc., a developer of Gigawatt-scale master-planned data center communities, has announced that the company has won the Location Award 2022 in the first edition of The Tech Capital Global Awards. The Tech Capital Location Award is the only annual prize to recognize geography for its attractiveness and investor-friendly climate when dealing with dig...


Metaverse-land-sale-announced-by-Billionaire-Zombies-Club

Metaverse land sale announced by Billionaire Zombies Club


Thursday, June 9, 2022 by

Billionaire Zombies Club (BZC) has officially announced its metaverse land sale. In what has been a rather historic rise for one of the earliest Polygon-based NFT communities, BZC as the community is affectionately known has spawned a rather unique ethos, movement, and aesthetic that now influences projects across the globe. Since its launch late last year, BZC has s...


Search-3-NFT-search-engine-lands

Search 3 NFT search engine lands


Thursday, June 9, 2022 by

HUMBL, Inc. has announced the launch of Search 3, a new cross-chain search engine designed to help users explore Web 3, a decentralized version of the world wide web, built on blockchain. "The common complaints about Web 3 are that it is hard to find and the consumer tools are too complex. With Search 3, we have provided a simplified front door to Web 3, along w...


Chill-Cowboy-Country-Club-NFT-collection-lands

Chill Cowboy Country Club NFT collection lands


Friday, May 13, 2022 by

Bold visionaries and entrepreneurs Brian and Brittney Kelley have announced anticipated details about their limited NFT collection, Chill Cowboy Country Club (CCCC), exclusively with Forbes. Uniquely blending futuristic metaverse innovation with one-of-a-kind IRL (in real life) experiences to create an NFT that is truly groundbreaking, the mint date is slated for June w...


Will-The-Metaverse-bubble-will-burst

Will The Metaverse bubble will burst


Monday, May 9, 2022 by

"The meta-bubble is set to burst, with a bang. There are an astonishing 160 companies currently building their own metaverses. This is an unbelievable amount of time and money pouring into unchartered territory," says Tim Frost, founder, and CEO of Yield App. "The metaverse looks set to be the next big stage on which we will see crippling los...


Building-AI-virtual-characters-just-got-easier

Building AI virtual characters just got easier


Friday, May 6, 2022 by

Inworld AI has released the Beta version of Inworld Studio, a platform that empowers developers and creators to build AI-powered virtual characters that demonstrate human-like perception, cognitive abilities, and behaviors. Immersive realities continue to accelerate with an increasingly diverse ecosystem of worlds and use cases, gaming, virtual worlds, metaverse...


NFT-partnership-to-create-fashion-pieces

NFT partnership to create fashion pieces


Friday, May 6, 2022 by

Ready has announced a new partnership with SmileyWorld, the lifestyle brand from Smiley that revolutionized Smileys in technology, and EPIK Prime Team, a licensing agency putting brands into video games. The brands will collaborate together to create virtual fashion pieces for Ready Games' app ICON Avatar Fashion Universe. This will be Ready and Epik's...


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3D geolocation capabilities for Widow Games apps


Thursday, April 28, 2022 by

NextNav has partnered with Widow Games, a gaming development company closing the gap between the physical and the digital worlds. Through the partnership, Widow Games will bring NextNav's 3D geolocation capabilities to their applications, enabling more immersive virtual experiences tied to the real environments of users, and leveraging location verification to valid...