Trends & Game Changers
David Guetta has performed on top of skyscrapers, on confetti blasting stages, and in the world’s biggest nightclubs, but he has never appeared in the metaverse.
"We see a lot of potential in this space and are investing accordingly," said Cook, in response to a question about its plans for the metaverse.
Facebook parent company Meta is introducing 3D avatars to Instagram Stories and direct messages and updating the avatars in Facebook and Messenger, the company announced Monday.
A new device called the PORTL M offers what's essentially a two-way hologram communications device in a box. It claims to let you access the metaverse without a virtual reality headset.
Over the last year, it has become increasingly hard to afford real estate not only in the real world, but also in the virtual one, where large parcels of imaginary land in imaginary realms like Decentraland and the Sandbox now trade for millions of dollars. It was only a matter of time before someone started offering financing for virtual real-estate purchases.