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QATAR AIRWAYS PRESENTS ‘SAMA’, INVITING USERS TO A VIRTUAL JOURNEY TO DISCOVER THEIR NEXT ADVENTURE Qatar Airways announced the launch of its first experience in the metaverse, known as QVerse. The virtual reality platform allows users to visit and navigate virtually in the Premium check-in area from the Hamad International Airport. According to the statements from the company, QVerse is only the first step for Qatar Airways in the metaverse. They aim to increase their initiatives in VR and believe that the future of human relationships will be part of the metaverse. QVerse reflects the passengers’ desire for more “immersive…

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META’S NEW FEATURE MAKES IT EASIER TO MEET YOUR FRIENDS IN THE METAVERSE Mark Zuckerberg, founder and CEO of META announced the launch of Horizon Home, an easier way to socialize in the Metaverse. The feature is part of an update in the headset Quest 2 and works like your house in the Metaverse. This is the starting point when you put your headphones up for the first time. It will be possible to pick between premade options such as a space station, a Japanese inn, or a sunset in the mountains. According to the portal TechCrunch, using “unlicensed tricks,”…

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Metaverse economy can reach US$ 13 Trillion, according to Citi. Despite the metaverse still being in its diapers, its impacts will probably be huge on the leading tech industry players and on cryptocurrencies. Theoretically, following the report from Citi, the total market from the metaverse needs to be addressed, adding the revenue related to the internet and actual-world activities that are being displaced. This represents a revenue opportunity of up to US$13 trillion. Citi identified five early investment opportunities that are crucial to its development.Cloud networking infrastructure.Natural user interfaces, e.g., voice control and gestures for greater user immersion and a…

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A NEW LAUNCH SCHEDULED FOR THE 28TH OF JUNE WILL BE THE NEXT STEP FOR HTC IN THE METAVERSE! HTC is a name that isn’t as present in the market as it used to be, but it seems like the company is now ready to bet on everything in the metaverse. On June 9th, 2022. HTC left us an invitation on their official Twitter account for an event that will take place on June 28th, 2022, called “Viverse.” Early this year, HTC had already stated that they would create a platform in the metaverse to go head-to-head with META. And…

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NORTH AMERICAN CHANNEL WILL LAUNCH COLLECTION BASED ON THE 90’S! One of the biggest North American channels focused on cartoons, Nickelodeon, announced an NFT drop in collaboration with Recur. Based on the Polygon Blockchain, Nickelodeon’s Twitter promo video hints that the NFT collection would be focused on classic TV cartoons, like Rugrats or Hey Arnold! Recur is also giving “Nick Day 1” roles as a celebration on their discord server, to celebrate the launch of Nickelodeon’s NFT profile. There’s still no launch date or details about the collection.

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SETH GREEN INTENDED TO USE HIS BAYC NFT FOR A FUTURE TV SHOW! After getting his NFT stolen in a Phishing attack last month, the North American artist Seth Green finally got his asset back. He paid 165 ETH (around 295k USD) to get his BAYC Series back. According to the BuzzFeed News report, four NFTs from Seth Green were stolen, totalizing over 300 thousand dollars. Among the NFTs, the Bored Ape #8398 is the most expensive at 200 thousand dollars. The problem with this situation is that Seth planned to use the NFT in his upcoming TV show, “White…

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THE GIANT OF PAYMENTS WANTS INVESTORS TO USE CREDIT CARDS TO BUY NFTS INSTEAD OF CRYPTO! The NFT space took another step in the mainstream after the giant of payments, Mastercard, announced this Thursday that their clients can now buy NFTs without purchasing cryptocurrency first. The company has partnered up with several platforms, including “Immutable X,” “The Sandbox,” and the infrastructure provider in web 3 “MoonPay,” in this new step. The executive VP of digital assets, products, and blockchain partnerships from Mastercard, Raj Dhamodharan, said: “With over 2.9 Billion Mastercard users around the world, this move will have a huge…

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This series brings new life into abandoned buildings from a bygone Soviet era. Jim Carrey joins the list of artists that decided to invest in NFTs. The actor has paid almost US$ 40,000 for the digital art called “Devotion.” This art from Ryan Koopmans and Alice Wexell is part of the genesis collection “The wild within.” A series of 13 works that bring new life into abandoned buildings from a bygone Soviet era. The art had its lightning edited digitally and also added sound to it. Jim wrote on Twitter: “ Thank you @ryankoopmans for gently capturing nature’s exquisite and relentless reinvention. BTW you’re my first NFT.”

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THE FIRST-EVER TWEET DOWNFALL In March of last year, the first tweet ever posted on the platform was auctioned by Jack Dorsey, the founder, and CEO of Twitter, with an incredible value of 2.9 Million USD. That amount was donated to charity. The buyer, Sina Estavi, an investor in the world of Cryptocurrency, was the one who won the auction. Estavi’s idea was that given the originality and credibility that the NFT ensures to its holder, the investor would be able to sell the title of “Owner of the first-ever tweet” for a far higher price than he invested. But…

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Madonna “Mother of Creation” Madonna just entered the world of NFTs with a big boom. The Madonna NFT is one of three yet to be released NFT artworks.The 63-year-old singer released an NFT that shows her naked on a table giving birth to a tree. The NFT contained graphic imagery and was launched in cooperation with SuperRare, a crypto marketplace. View this post on Instagram A post shared by SuperRare 💎 (@superrare.co) The Madonna NFT is one of three yet to be released NFT Artworks The voiceover that plays during the playback of the Madonna NFT has madonna saying: “My…

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