Metaverse

Decentraland’s largest happy hour with Wisher Vodka was lit

If you can pull an all-nighter drinking cocktails IRL, where were you during the largest happy hour in…

Sports, Big Data, and NFTs Collide in the Metaverse

The NBA playoffs were the main focus of sports fans this weekend. But some lucky ones also made…

Seven Predictions for the Metaverse from the World Economic Forum

You think things couldn’t get any crazier with the crypto crash, skyrocketing inflation, Russia invading Ukraine, and the…

Gucci to Accept Cryptocurrency After Entering the Metaverse

First it was the Metaverse, then the NFTs, now crypto payments will be accepted to buy real luxury goods.
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Tune in to the Hottest Web3 Music Trends

Imagine finishing up your last email for the day and going to your living room for Justin Bieber’s live concert. No, you’re not just streaming another Coachella set from your favorite spot on the couch. You are letting loose in the crowd – wondering where...
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Experiential Shopping in the Metaverse. Amazon about to get REKT

Buying clothes on Amazon has never been enjoyable, with a user experience that has forever overlooked the unique demands of apparel shoppers. Amazon serves up the same half-assed (and generally static) visual representations of apparel, resulting in a shopping experience that is neither cohesive nor...
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It’s Time to Party in the A0k1verse with Steve Aoki

A new ecosystem that bridges the metaverse with the real world is about to elevate the experience of Steve Aoki’s fans Popularly known for throwing cake from the stage at EDM (Electronic Dance Music) festivals, Steve Aoki is a Grammy-nominated electronic dance music DJ, producer,...
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NFTimes Volume 20 – The Otherside Opens a New Chapter For NFTs

The entire NFT market has been waiting for Yuga Labs, the creators of Bored Ape Yacht Club, to launch its new project. It’s an innovative metaverse game called the Otherside, and at its foundation are 200,000 land NFTs.  100,000 of those NFTs, called Otherdeeds, dropped...
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Training For The Metaverse Marathon

My friend Billy recently told me he was worried about my health. It was nice of him to say it, because if I’m being honest, I was drinking a little too much out of the Big Mac sauce fountain rather than the fountain of youth....
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NFTimes Volume 18 – A Billion-Dollar Metaverse Land Sale?

This January, Bored Apes dethroned Cryptopunks as the top NFT project, and its floor price has continued to increase ever since. Part of this success comes from Yuga Labs’s ability to bring holders of their NFTs value. They have done this by airdropping more NFTs...
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Metaverse Misdemeanors–Crime In The Metaverse

As far as criminal history, I’m pretty clean. Well, almost. I confess, I’m a little afraid to look up my record because of the Treasure Trolls from the 90s. Let me explain. When I was a kid, my sister and I were scanning the aisles...
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Pros And Cons To A Metaverse Wedding

As soon as I felt the textured envelope and caught a glimpse of the calligraphy written on the outside, my chest sank. Instantly, I began calculating two things. First and foremost, I wondered, “how much is this going to cost me?” Comedian Jim Gaffigan once...
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Finding Lost Loved Ones In The Metaverse

It was my sister’s fault, not mine. I was too young to rent A Nightmare On Elm Street - Part 2 when I was in grade school. But my dad was passive, and my sister was persistent. The next two hours formed how I viewed...
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Three Reasons To Take Your Pet To The Metaverse

I lost a seven-year battle with my wife. Well, I would say it was more of a stalemate. But I was the loser, nonetheless. You see, for seven years, she wanted a dog. Mind you, when we were married, we both touted that we weren’t...
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Looking Ahead To The Metaverse Bar Crawl

But when can we share a similar vibe in the metaverse? It’s not as far off as you might think. Metaverse Marketing: Digital Booze and Beer?In 2021, Crown Royal released a commercial that took aim at seltzer fans, with an emphasis on the metaverse. Outstanding...
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Mental Health And Meta: How NFTs Are Making An Impact

So how does the prevalence of mental health issues influence NFTs and the metaverse? For some businesses, quite a bit, actually. Three crypto companies seek to shine a spotlight on a topic that so often remains hidden in plain sight. Each of them varies in...
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Birthday Parties In The Metaverse, Is It Too Soon?

I was about to turn 29-years old. It would need to be epic. What was my first move? As an artist I’ve always valued providing new, unique immersive experiences for people to cherish. I started my crypto journey about 4-years ago, but only within the...
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Interoperability Across The Metaverse With GuildFI

It also bridges traditional gaming experiences–like online multiplayer games or trading card games–with new digital assets and industries such as crypto exchanges and decentralized applications (dapps) in the growing metaverse. The concept of creating guilds in the crypto space was born out of play to...