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After $177 Billion in Investment, Why Do Metaverse Graphics Still Suck? - Decrypt

After $177 Billion in Investment, Why Do Metaverse Graphics Still Suck? – Decrypt

It’s approaching 20 years since the release of Second Life, an early stab at an immersive multiplayer universe from Linden Labs, in which people began living and working—as well as making plenty of cash along the way. Two decades on, the promise first hinted at in Second Life is nearing reality, as the persistent digital …

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EXCLUSIVE: The Metaverse Isn't Here Yet. How Do We Get From Hype To Massive User Adoption?

EXCLUSIVE: The Metaverse Isn’t Here Yet. How Do We Get From Hype To Massive User Adoption?

The metaverse: you’ve heard of it. That futuristic, decentralized, 3D version of the web that’s supposed to make the internet great again. Or at least that’s the promise. As word of the metaverse spreads, a vast number of companies from across industries have been quick to announce their glorious entrance into humanity’s newest medium. What most users …

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Commentary: The metaverse is replacing the office. Meet the gamified workforce of the future

Commentary: The metaverse is replacing the office. Meet the gamified workforce of the future

For decades, gaming has been an influential part of our culture, creativity, and connection. Some of today’s most forward-looking leaders grew up in packed mall arcades, dreamt of being stuck in a film like Tron , and faced off around the family computer or console of choice, from the Atari 2600 to Xbox, and everything …

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Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg has changed and updated his new 'metaverse' avatar after it took heat from the internet

Mark Zuckerberg updates Metaverse graphics after his avatar was likened to 2008 Nintendo game

Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg has changed and updated his new ‘metaverse’ avatar after the original version took heat from the internet over its poor graphics.  The reaction was spurred by the premiere of the new VR app from Meta called Horizon Worlds, which premiered in France and Spain this past week. He shared his initial …

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Mark Zuckerberg's Soulless Metaverse Avatar Has Me Worried About Our Digital Future

Mark Zuckerberg’s Soulless Metaverse Avatar Has Me Worried About Our Digital Future

Image: Meta / Kotaku “Metaverse” is a buzzword that has become quite popular in the last two years. Fortnite is a metaverse. Web3 and blockchain will help power the metaverse. Maybe cows will even be a part of it? However, nobody seems more invested in shaping our collective notion of what the metaverse is than …

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Where is value in the metaverse? Experts detail promises and risks

Where is value in the metaverse? Experts detail promises and risks

If you haven’t heard of the metaverse by now, you probably are living under a proverbial rock. However, how we can and should define the metaverse is far less ubiquitous than the term itself. We mostly understand that it involves virtual reality (VR) experiences, augmented reality (AR), artificial intelligence (AI), and cryptocurrencies. What’s even less …

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Does Mark Zuckerberg Not Understand How Bad His Metaverse Looks?

Does Mark Zuckerberg Not Understand How Bad His Metaverse Looks?

Zuckerberg Facebook Yesterday, Mark Zuckerberg once again made the rounds being roasted on Twitter, not due to barbeque sauce or surfing this time, but because of yet another screenshot he posted from Horizon Worlds, this one a Facebook post celebrating the game coming to France and Spain. The image shows Mark’s dead-eyed Avatar standing in …

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2 Top Metaverse Stocks Ready for a Bull Run | The Motley Fool

2 Top Metaverse Stocks Ready for a Bull Run | The Motley Fool

The metaverse is supposed to be a groundbreaking concept that’s going to change the way people interact with each other, connecting our virtual avatars in 3D virtual worlds from the comforts of our homes, offices, or anywhere with devices such as headsets or smartphones. Third-party estimates forecast that the metaverse could become an $800 billion …

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Crypto pumps after Fed rate hike, Zuck pins hopes on Metaverse making hundreds of billions, and Tesla posts $64M BTC gain: Hodler’s Digest, July 24-30

Coming every Saturday, Hodler’s Digest will help you track every single important news story that happened this week. The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions and much more — a week on Cointelegraph in one link. Top Stories This Week   ‘Bullish rate hike’ — Why crypto spiked in the …

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The World’s Most Popular Social VR Game Is In Turmoil

The World’s Most Popular Social VR Game Is In Turmoil

Yayoi Sunset Bath and other beautiful VRChat worlds are now less accessible for some players. Screenshot: VRChat / Kotaku VRChat’s had a hell of a week. On Monday, the wildly popular virtual reality social game announced that its next update would implement Epic Games’ Easy Anti-Cheat (EAC) technology, prompting immediate outrage from a large portion of its …

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