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Meta’s Metaverse is Getting An AI Makeover

October 11, 2023

The Meta company has a new strategy to sell the public on its vision. It is not surprising that Mark Zuckerberg and Meta used much of Connect Conference –  once known solely as a VR conference – to talk about the company’s new generative AI tools. AI will even play a prominent role in the…

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Why Business Leaders Need To Take The Metaverse Seriously

October 3, 2023

Recent research by the management consultancy Arthur D Little suggests that business would be ill-advised to dismiss the Metaverse out of hand in favor of a focus on AI. The Arthur D Little report provides a compelling description of how “a convergence of key technologies” is leading to a step-change in simulation capabilities, primarily via…

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The Huge Task Of Building Safety Into The Metaverse

October 2, 2023

The Metaverse is a new way to interact with friends, family and strangers. It is a new way to work, study and play. We can shop, explore, travel, do business, attend concerts, go to social gatherings and engage in virtual sports-all without geolocational constraints. The Metaverse will eventually replace the Internet as we know it.…

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Macy’s Goes for the Fashion Metaverse with Mstylelab

October 2, 2023

Macy’s is launching its own effort into the Metaverse with the launch of its digital fashion platform, Mstylelab. The department store is teaming up with Metaverse technology platform Journee to roll out the immersive experience, which is inspired by Macy’s newest brand, On 34th. The immersive experience will feature a surrealist recreation of New York…

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How to Interact with Metaverses

October 1, 2023

Social interaction with the Metaverse refers primarily to people using computer hardware and software to engage with digital platforms powered by the Internet, which serve as virtual spaces where users congregate, exchange information and play games. This interaction can take various forms, including direct communication, exploring the digital spaces and forums, playing games, attending events…

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The Metaverse: Five Key Trends Pointing Your Business in the Right Direction

October 1, 2023

In the rapidly evolving landscape of technology, it is often wise for businesses to be “fast followers” rather than early adopters. By allowing others to navigate the initial challenges and uncertainties, management can make more informed decisions about where to invest their resources. Regarding the Metaverse, five key trends must be considered in determining the…

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Virtual Reality Takes a Seat in College Classrooms

September 21, 2023

As schools gingerly embrace virtual reality, Meta announced that it is supplying VR equipment and resources to 15 U.S. universities as part of a broader goal to make classroom education more “immersive.” Nick Clegg, Meta’s President of Global Affairs stated “We’re now moving from talking about the potential of these immersive technologies in the classroom…

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The Future Of Factories: Three Ways To Navigate The Industrial Metaverse

September 20, 2023

By Bernard Marr What is the industrial Metaverse, you ask? Well, we’re not talking about a separate Metaverse exclusively for manufacturers. Rather, the concept of an industrial Metaverse provides a vision of how manufacturers can implement the metaverse – specifically, by simulating real-world scenarios in the virtual world. The ability of the Metaverse to mirror…

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Walmart to Revolutionize Retail with Expansive Commercial Strategy in the Metaverse

September 19, 2023

Walmart, the world’s largest retailer by revenue, announced that it is experimenting with new ways to connect its customers’ physical and virtual shopping experiences in the Metaverse. The company says that it is aggressively pursuing opportunities in Virtual Worlds that connect to commerce at its stores and vice versa. Walmart sees the growth and expansion…

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Major League Baseball Hosts Its First Metaverse Game

September 19, 2023

In a groundbreaking move, Major League Baseball (MLB) will treat its fans to an extraordinary experience as they will watch a real-world MLB game unfold in 3D within the Metaverse. This technological marvel will be unveiled by Improbable, a Metaverse technology company, during a regular season Major League Baseball game between the Tampa Bay Rays…

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Augmented Reality (AR)

September 16, 2023

Augmented Reality (AR) is an interactive technology that superimposes computer-generated content such as images videos or 3D models onto the real-world environment. AR enhances a user’s perception of the physical world by overlaying digital elements allowing users to interact with both the real and virtual world simultaneously unlike virtual reality (VR) which immerses users entirely…

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Four Ways Governments May Adopt (Or Respond To) The Metaverse

August 27, 2023

Four Ways Governments May Adopt (Or Respond To) The Metaverse   By Bernard Marr Aug 17, 2023 Governments aren’t always quick on the draw when it comes to adopting new technologies. But I am seeing some interesting examples of governments showing up in the Metaverse and adopting Metaverse-related technologies, such as virtual reality and digital…

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What Will Fashion Retail Look Like In The Future?

August 8, 2023

What Will Fashion Retail Look Like In The Future? The Metaverse is emerging as a new platform for fashion and retail, allowing brands to reach consumers through innovative online experiences and immersive digital spaces. The possibilities are enormous for companies that want to raise brand awareness, improve customer experience, and deepen engagement with their followers.…

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Five Reasons To Still Care About The Metaverse

August 5, 2023

Five Reasons To Still Care About The Metaverse By Bernard Marr August 3, 2023 The Metaverse is the next generation of the Internet, forever altering how we experience life online. Don’t believe me? Allow me to convince you of the importance of the Metaverse. In the future, companies, institutions, and employers will operate their own…

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Virtual Reality Contact Lenses Are REAL

August 2, 2023

Virtual Reality Contact Lenses Are REAL While the entire industry is trying to shrink down VR and AR Headsets more and more, and increasing the resolution as much as possible, one company called Mojo Vision took another direction, and decided to make the smallest display on earth and fit it into a pair of Contact…

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Exploring the Metaverse: The Next Evolution of Virtual Reality and Social Interaction

August 1, 2023

Exploring the Metaverse: The Next Evolution of Virtual Reality and Social Interaction In this video, we will explore what the Metaverse is and how it works. The Metaverse can be described as a virtual world that exists parallel to the physical world. It is a fully immersive and interactive environment where users can engage with…

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VR: The Key Enabler of the Metaverse

July 11, 2023

VR: The Key Enabler of the Metaverse While the metaverse as conceived is on a very grand scale and is multifunctional, Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) have a crucial role to play in delivering what is being described as the next generation of the Internet and a growing number of companies and businesses…

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Who Needs the Metaverse? Meet the People Still Living on Second Life

July 5, 2023

Who Needs the Metaverse? Meet the People Still Living on Second Life Second Life – and its more modest vision of an Internet World – persists. This month it celebrates its 20th anniversary. Its developer, Linden Lab, estimates the virtual world’s GDP to be $650m. According to the company, around 185m items are sold each…

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The Metaverse And AI: A Powerful Combination For Business Growth And Innovation

April 15, 2023

The Metaverse And AI: A Powerful Combination For Business Growth And Innovation By Rodolfo Salazar Apr 14, 2023 I’ve had the privilege of speaking with industry experts and entrepreneurs that all agree that the powerful combination of AI and the metaverse represents a significant shift in how we interact with the world and can potentially…

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Digital Twins, Unprecedented Collaboration: What the Metaverse Means for Developers

April 14, 2023

Digital Twins, Unprecedented Collaboration: What the Metaverse Means for Developers The key to collaboration in the metaverse is the term “digital twins”. The popular phrase “digital twin” is used to describe a collection of properties, identifiers and activity which can digitally represent the physical industrial asset in a realistic way. These industrial digital twins are…

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