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Metaverse Insights
Covering the latest developments of immersive experiences, social VR & AR, web3, gaming and the future of the Metaverse.
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Meet your curator 😎

Meet your curator 😎 | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it

For questions, ideas and possible speaker engagements contact me on LinkedIn. 

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Review: Solana Saga is the first phone built around crypto

Review: Solana Saga is the first phone built around crypto | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it
Once upon a time, computers and the internet promised a path to freedom: of speech, of commerce, to be yourself, no matter who you were. We’ve since realized this was all a delusion and that our devices have increasingly become a way to track and control us. Especially the most personal of ou
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In summary, the Solana Saga sets out to integrate a Solana hardware wallet with a smartphone, but its appeal might be limited due to its focus on Solana and web3, which have not fully realized their potential yet .

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ASOS steps into augmented reality with "Virtual Catwalk"

ASOS steps into augmented reality with "Virtual Catwalk" | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it
ASOS has today unveiled its first AR (augmented reality) experience, Virtual Catwalk, which bring its looks to life and is now available on its app. The
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Not my shirt, but my technology 😎

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Gucci brings its heritage to Web3. Plus, Bicester Village goes digital

Gucci brings its heritage to Web3. Plus, Bicester Village goes digital | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it
The roundup and the verdict on this week’s hottest Web3 activations, taken from our Jing Meta weekly newsletter.
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Gucci is definitely consistent in their Metaverse strategy.

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Fortnite x BMW Hypnopolis: Rennstrecke, anpassbare…

Fortnite x BMW Hypnopolis: Rennstrecke, anpassbare… | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it
Epic Games hat ein echt cooles, neues Crossover angekündigt: BMW kommt zu Fortnite und bringt eine neue, spannende Kreativinsel und mehr mit sich! Wir haben alle wichtigen Details für dich.
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This is huge ... and so much better than brands in The Samdbox - or Decetraland - or, you name it.  Finally they are getting it right.

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Meta's Quest 3 VR Headset and Ray-Ban Smart Glasses Now Serve Up a Bigger Dose of Reality

Meta's Quest 3 VR Headset and Ray-Ban Smart Glasses Now Serve Up a Bigger Dose of Reality | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it
The company announced the Meta Quest 3 headset and new Ray-Ban Meta smart glasses. The new hardware comes with a vision for head-mounted computing that incorporates the real world a little bit more.
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More on Meta‘s Connect 2023 with background information and quotes.
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Diesel Lands in Meta’s Avatars Store Via DressX –

Diesel Lands in Meta’s Avatars Store Via DressX – | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it
The collaboration brings signature denim looks and more to Meta's virtual fashion store.
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Metaverse in-style.

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PUBG-Erfinder Krafton enthüllt NFT-Spiel „Overdare“ mit KI-Erstellungstools

PUBG-Erfinder Krafton enthüllt NFT-Spiel „Overdare“ mit KI-Erstellungstools | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it
Das südkoreanische Spielestudio Krafton, Hersteller des beliebten Battle-Royale-Shooters PUBG, kündigte am Donnerstag sein bevorstehendes NFT-gesteuertes Metaverse-Spielprojekt an
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Roblox with AI ...
Love the trailer at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DlKKASxqXlg

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Leading VR Engine Unity Will Soon Charge Devs Per Install

Leading VR Engine Unity Will Soon Charge Devs Per Install | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it
Unity will introduce a new 'Runtime Fee' next year, charging developers based on how many installs they reach.
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This will hopefully not harm the successful unity community.

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China to establish regulatory standards for metaverse

China to establish regulatory standards for metaverse | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it
Beijing is seeking a way to put regulatory burden on the yet-to-be-developed next internet iteration
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China also is balancing goals.

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Meta’s Horizon Worlds social platform is finally coming to mobile and the web

Meta’s Horizon Worlds social platform is finally coming to mobile and the web | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it
Meta is bringing Horizon Worlds, its social platform based in virtual reality, to the web and mobile. It’s making Super Rumble available to Android and iOS users to start.
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.... Meta's coming back.

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17 Millionen Euro für die rooom AG

17 Millionen Euro für die rooom AG | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it
Die rooom AG, mit Sitz in Jena, hat erfolgreich eine Finanzierungsrunde abgeschlossen und dabei über 17 Millionen Euro an frischem Kapital eingesammelt. Diese Investitionsrunde zeigt nicht nur das Vertrauen von renommierten Neu- und Bestandsinvestore
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Good news for Germany.

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Briefing: Roblox Announces AI Chatbot —

Briefing: Roblox Announces AI Chatbot — | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it

Roblox announced an AI-powered assistant at its developer conference on Friday. Called Assistant, the “conversational” chatbot will help creators build better experiences on the popular social app.

Creators will be able to type in keywords to create a virtual scene, like a forest surrounding ancient ruins. Roblox also announced Connect, a new way for friends to call each other as their Avatars

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A role model case for the development of the Metaverse: AI helping to create virtual scenes, Avatars calling each other ...

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Jean-Michel Jarre to Perform At Versailles on Christmas Day –

Jean-Michel Jarre to Perform At Versailles on Christmas Day – | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it
Celebrating the 400th anniversary of Versailles, the French electronic pioneer’s performance will also happen in virtual reality.
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My hero 🤩

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dm-drogerie markt Deutschland on LinkedIn: #dmtech #dmdeutschland #lustaufzukunft #digitalerzwilling #scanroboter… | 47 comments

dm-drogerie markt Deutschland on LinkedIn: #dmtech #dmdeutschland #lustaufzukunft #digitalerzwilling #scanroboter… | 47 comments | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it
Warum fahren nachts Roboter durch die dm-Märkte? 🛒

Aktuell starten bereits 50 dm-Märkte täglich nach Ladenschluss ihren Roboter. In naher Zukunft werden es… | 47 comments on LinkedIn
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🤔 Ever Wondered What Happens in dm Stores After Dark? 🌃🛒
The build digital 👯

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What will street advertising look like in the digital era?

What will street advertising look like in the digital era? | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it
A new wave of out-of-home advertising is taking over the streets as brands return to billboards. How can the medium withstand the test of time?
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3D street advertising is a nice idea. But will it save outdoor promotion?

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Former Oculus CTO "unconvinced" Mixed Reality Apps Will Sell Headsets (like Quest 3) –

Former Oculus CTO "unconvinced" Mixed Reality Apps Will Sell Headsets (like Quest 3) – | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it
Less than 48 hours after Meta fully unveiled Quest 3, John Carmack, legendary programmer and former CTO of Oculus, expressed doubts about mixed reality’s ability to increase headset sales. Carmack departed Meta late last year, concluding what he called at the time his “decade in VR.” Still, it’s clear the key cohort in Oculus’ genesis …
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Sooooo many opinions. Let's just wait and see, ok?

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Meta Connect and EssilorLuxottica Unveil Next-Generation Ray-Ban Meta Smart Glasses

Meta Connect and EssilorLuxottica Unveil Next-Generation Ray-Ban Meta Smart Glasses | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it
Meta and EssilorLuxottica have come together in a groundbreaking collaboration to introduce the next-generation Ray-Ban Meta smart glasses collection...
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Still not sure if I need this 🤔

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Meta Connect 2023: Everything Announced at the Meta Quest 3 Event

Meta Connect 2023: Everything Announced at the Meta Quest 3 Event | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it
Virtually real.
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Quest 3 as expected but also smart glasses with built-in AI 🤩
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Christie's Turns Keith Haring Digital Art Into NFC-Equipped Patch

Christie's Turns Keith Haring Digital Art Into NFC-Equipped Patch | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it
MNTGE and the auction house transformed one of Keith Haring's works—currently on sale as an NFT—into a patch with its own proof of ownership.
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Phygitals on the rise.

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A new tech company set its eyes on Unity's throne

A new tech company set its eyes on Unity's throne | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it
LMNL, a relatively low-profile tech company, announced a VR-first game engine with their proprietary game interoperability technology. The LMNL Engine, slated to debut in 2024, aims to rival industry giants like Unity and Unreal.
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"What sets the LMNL Engine apart is its “intermetability” technology. This concept allows players to unlock virtual items in one game and seamlessly utilize them in other titles while retaining their identity profiles. LMNL believes intermetability is a crucial technology for VR games, enabling them to attract a broader player base and foster a sense of unity among developers."

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In the Apple vs Meta battle, the Vision Pro still has a long way to go

In the Apple vs Meta battle, the Vision Pro still has a long way to go | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it
Apple might have made quite a statement with its entry into the VR market, though taking the lead will take more time
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Good status report.

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The Ultimate Guide to Metaverse Architecture Biennale 23

The Ultimate Guide to Metaverse Architecture Biennale 23 | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it
The inaugural Metaverse Architecture Biennale will come to Decentraland September 21-24. Prepare to explore over 30 futuristic digital builds from a global array of architects, attend interesting panel discussions, enjoy musical performances, and more.
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"Inspired by the Venice Biennale and Expo, the Metaverse Architecture Biennale showcases virtual pavilions and worlds created by architects standing in the avant-garde of digital design with such names as Killa Design, LAVA, PLP, ATRIUM, Soomeen Hahm, Spaces DAO, DA!, Il Prisma, Syntaxis, SA lab, iheartblob, OBMI, Mariana Cabugueira Studios, and Illusorr."

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Revolutionizing Industries: The Exciting Future of Metaverse & Predictions

Revolutionizing Industries: The Exciting Future of Metaverse & Predictions | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it
The future of the Metaverse, an immersive 3D virtual world where people can buy, sell, play, talk, and work digitally using various devices, looks like an inevitability with exciting prospects.
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Very nice "state-of-the-business" article.

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AR/VR Policy Conference

AR/VR Policy Conference | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it
The Augmented and Virtual Reality Policy ConferenceThursday, September 14, 2023 Immersive technology is poised to transform the way people work, play, and learn. From an emerging creator economy of virtual goods and services to cutting-edge applications that can improve education, health care, and...
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Thinking and talking about:
 

  • Privacy and safety

  • Global competitiveness

  • Use of AR/VR in education

  • Children and teenager safety

  • Artificial intelligence

  • Workforce development and future of work

  • Digital diplomacy

  • International trade and development

  • Healthcare technologies

  • Haptics and computer brain interfaces

  • Digital government

  • Diversity, inclusion and accessibility

  • Defense and national security

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China Mobile launches 5G super network supporting the metaverse industry ·

China Mobile launches 5G super network supporting the metaverse industry · | Metaverse Insights | Scoop.it
China Mobile has unveiled a 5G super network for the metaverse industry with mixed reality internet social platform GTVerse, according to an August 31
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WE NEED THAT!!!

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