Metaverse & NFT News

  • Could the Metaverse Disrupt the Smartphone?

    Escapism is not the future of this world, but transforming the real world is. The Metaverse is not only widely discussed in China, overseas, the Metaverse is even thought to subvert smartphones. A few days ago, Sai Krishna, co-founder of Indian augmented reality company Scapic, talked about a point of view in an exclusive interview with the “Indian Express”: “The Metaverse is the revolutionary evolution of the Internet, we will have 3D space, immersive virtual environment and advanced communications and a paradigm shift in business and entertainment. The Metaverse is…

    2022-01-18
  • 600,000 puppies dance in “Metaverse Nightclub”

    Three-step virtual dance: create a character, send a barrage, and get up At 11 o’clock on Monday night, my friend called me to dance, and I thought to myself, why doesn’t everyone have to go to work? Has the third shot of the new crown vaccine been shot?  Then she sent a live link, my dear, this is the prototype of the “Metaverse nightclub”—— The venue of “Xiugou Nightclub” is colorful, with 45,000 people incarnating in different forms of Xiugou (homonym of puppy), swinging to the rhythm of the music….

    2022-01-18 Metaverse & NFT News
  • Virtual humans, NFTs, cross-dimensional games, and Metaverse marketing under Smash Bros., how to do it?

    Is the core really in the “virtual world”? What are the possibilities for the future? 62 million yuan in 40 minutes. This is the feedback given by the market after the speculation of “Jay Chou’s entry into NFT” spread. On January 1, 2022, Jay Chou’s clothing brand “PHANTACi” cooperated with trend art platform Ezek to launch the Phanta Bear phantom bear series NFT. Jay Chou posted Phanta Bear #10000, the number 18 printed on his jersey is Jay Chou’s birthday, and basketball is also Jay Chou’s hobby. (Instagram @jaychou) Even…

    2022-01-18 Metaverse & NFT News
  • Why did Microsoft buy Activision Blizzard at a sky-high price

    Buying Activision Blizzard may be the best time to buy the dip now. “Grand Theft Auto” developer Take-Two announced last week that it would buy social gaming giant Zynga for $12.7 billion, setting a new record for acquisitions in the gaming industry. Unexpectedly, just one week later, this record was rewritten again, and the scale was directly increased by five times. Microsoft announced today that it will acquire the gaming giant Activision Blizzard for $68.7 billion in an all-cash deal. The transaction has been approved by the boards of both…

  • Microsoft’s ambition to acquire Blizzard: competing with Sony to lay out the Metaverse

    On January 18, Microsoft issued a statement saying that it will spend $68.7 billion to acquire the gaming giant Activision Blizzard in an all-cash manner, which will become the largest acquisition in Microsoft’s history and will also rewrite the acquisition record in the gaming industry. After this acquisition, popular titles such as Call of Duty, World of Warcraft, Candy Crush Saga, Diablo, and Overwatch will enrich the Xbox Game Pass “arsenal” and further help Microsoft in the Game consoles, production, distribution, and cloud form the advantages of the entire industry…

  • JuggyLAND Lion Attribute Attacks Begin to Form a Fighting Army

    JGN continues to expand the whole ecosystem. Based on the infrastructure of NFT+DEFI, Metaverse NFT 2.0 is fully launched. JGN will launch a new Metaverse game generated by connecting JGN users. Recently, JGN has successively launched JuggyLAND’s collection, breeding and trading functions. JuggyLAND achieved a good result that 7,200 Genesis blind boxes were sold out within 3 hours. Below is a summary of lion attributes and other relevant information you can use to start building your army. The battle will go live later in the first quarter, and more content…

    2022-01-18 Metaverse & NFT News
  • Is NFT a potential investment or a hype bubble? Just look at this plush toy and you’ll understand

    A .jpg sells for millions, are NFTs the new Beanie Babies? Every time we discuss NFT, American netizens and the media always like to bring this metaphor that we are a little unfamiliar with. Beanie Babies, also known as “Beanie Babies”, are a plush toy that was popular in the United States in the 1990s. For young Americans, it may just be a clutter in the basement. But in the eyes of my parents, this was once a hopeful investment, an opportunity to make a fortune, and a national frenzy…

    2022-01-18 Metaverse & NFT News
  • Forbes Magazine: NFT, DAO, MobileWeb3, Metaverse officially set sail in 2022

    2021 will go down in history as the first year of NFTs. This year, it was also a year to increase public awareness of Web3, as visionaries, architects, developers, and venture capitalists began to envision the next generation of public digital infrastructure. DAOs (Decentralized Autonomous Organizations), dApps (Decentralized Applications) paved the way for the next generation of Web3 Metaverse. Facebook even renamed itself Meta. When any new technological era begins its evolutionary life cycle, dramatic and controversial expectations are often revealed ahead of time. The beginning of 2022 has already…

    2022-01-18 Metaverse & NFT News
  • Chen Baoquan, Director of the Computer Center of Peking University: Metaverse is the inevitable trend of future development

    “The Metaverse is like society. It’s in a state of constant evolution. You can say it has entered the primitive social development stage of the Metaverse, but you can’t say there is anything that represents the Metaverse.” The Metaverse has been a hot topic of late. This emerging social form that integrates cutting-edge research in countless technological fields has attracted the attention of scholars and experts in different fields such as artificial intelligence, blockchain, and machine vision. Many Internet companies have also announced the layout of the Metaverse. However, to…

    2022-01-18
  • Metaverse, down in the App store

    2021 Metaverse, a “Song of Ice and Fire” The time has come to 2022, and the noisy “First Year of the Metaverse” has finally passed. Looking back at the past year, some people are arguing about the concept of the Metaverse, some people are “frying” it, and some people are doing it at the same time. More or less, several products have been launched (or iterated), such as domestic Xiyang and Hongyu Universe. , TheSandbox, Horizon Worlds, Roblox, etc. abroad have also attracted a lot of traffic. A glimpse of…

    2022-01-18 Metaverse & NFT News
  • P2E: Emerging Game Modes in the Metaverse

    In 2008, a true story. During college, the brother who slept in my lower bunk played a computer game – “Blood Rivers and Lakes” day and night, and neither the final exam nor the postgraduate entrance examination could stop him. In the end, it was a gun in the game that made him change his ways. Because he sold that piece of equipment to a Beijinger, the price was as high as 3,000 yuan, and he was at ease for a long time. bloody rivers and lakes In 2021, two…

    2022-01-18 Metaverse & NFT News
  • Taobao Douyin Xiaohongshu “Purchase” Metaverse

    The VR market is still under cultivation, but the dark battle has begun. The Metaverse is just the beginning. The new consumption of the Metaverse represented by VR may set off a storm. Zugberg changed the name of the company to Meta at the Facebook Connect event in November last year, which led to a surge in sales of its VR product, Oculus. Image source: Oculus.com In China, VR products have also gone through a period of disillusionment, and now they are “burning” again due to the overwhelming information bombardment…

    2022-01-18 Metaverse & NFT News
  • The “virtual fire” of the Metaverse is burning more and more: the cultural tourism industry and capital need more new stories

    Is it a real layout or a “heat”? The “fire” of the Metaverse is false and real, and it is burning more and more in the field of cultural tourism. On January 10, Shanshui Bide announced that the company signed a “Strategic Cooperation Agreement” with Shenzhen Fairy Tale Dad Culture and Tourism Technology Co., Ltd. (referred to as “Fairy Tale Dad Culture”) and Shenzhen Huafu Information Technology Co., Ltd. Carry out strategic cooperation in multiple fields (including but not limited to Metaverse Technology, Metaverse Theme Park, etc.). On the 11th,…

    2022-01-18
  • To buy an NFT I learned English and drawing

    At the beginning of the new year, the NFT market once again ushered in an unprecedented grand occasion. Just over half of January, the transaction volume of the OpenSea market reached a record high. As of Jan. 17, OpenSea’s monthly turnover reached $3.4 billion, with more than 1 million users, according to Dune Analytics. Compared with the previous climax, the current NFT project has made a qualitative leap, and the project party has become more mature and professional. Well-made projects will naturally attract the attention of collectors, and with the increase in popularity, most…

    2022-01-18 Metaverse & NFT News
  • Dialogue with LooksRare: Only when a hundred flowers bloom can promote the development of the industry

    LooksRare was officially launched on January 11 and airdropped Tokens to OpenSea users. Its arrival caused a great sensation in the NFT field, and the transaction volume even surpassed OpenSea for a time.                    Looks Rare More and more friends want to know more about LooksRare. This time, NFT Labs interviewed Arya, the Chinese person in charge of LooksRare, to help everyone understand LooksRare more clearly. Q1: LooksRare is an NFT platform that everyone is very interested in at present, please let…

    2022-01-18
  • Inventory of Near’s Metaverse/NFT Ecology Worthy of Attention

    In 2022, Near will shine. According to data from Coingecko, NEAR has increased by 132.1% in the past 30 days and 44.3% in the past 7 days, far exceeding the increase in Bitcoin during the same period. Not only that, but on January 16, NEAR hit an all-time high of $20.44. In addition, a recent annual report issued by the encrypted venture capital Electric Capital shows that according to the average number of monthly active developers in 2021, NEAR has become the sixth largest developer ecosystem, and the top five…

    2022-01-18 Metaverse & NFT News
  • IRS may impose different taxes on NFTs and cryptocurrencies

    In the digital realm, not all taxes are created equal. In the midst of the NFT craze, wealthy owners may pay different tax rates on the growth of such holdings. Specifically, investors selling NFTs may be required to pay a federal tax rate of up to 31.8% on any gains. By contrast, the appreciation of bitcoin , ethereum and other digital coins is taxed at the top rate of 23.8%. This is because NFTs can be collectibles in terms of taxation. Collectibles are subject to a higher top tax rate on capital gains relative to assets such…

  • Christie’s and Sotheby’s test the waters in depth, and the amount of NFT is expected to exceed 20 billion US dollars in 2022

    Sotheby’s to auction history’s first NFT token Source: Kevin McCoy The NFT craze continues to rise, and Sotheby’s will auction the first-ever NFT token online from June 3 to 10 on this wave, “Quantum” from Kevin McCoy, which is bound to be exciting again. A huge wave rises. In the face of a large influx of good and bad works, as the first NFT token, it is undoubtedly one of the most important works in the NFT circle, both in terms of creativity and history. At the same time as the auction,…

    2022-01-18 Metaverse & NFT News
  • DeFi Analyst: Why OHM Failed and ve(3,3) Can Save It

    On January 17, OHM plummeted by nearly 50% due to the sell-off of giant whales. The total lock-up volume of OlympusDAO has dropped by 75% from the highest point, and the price of the token OHM has dropped by 90%. DeFi analyst kamikazΞTH ve(3,3) posted on the 18th to analyze why OHM fails and how the ve(3,3) model can provide a solution. (Note: (3,3) is a win-win strategy in game theory, and ve(3,3) is a new token release model proposed by Andre Cronje.) 1. Why does OHM fail, and how does the…

    DeFi News 2022-01-18
  • Digital Scene Construction: “Infrastructure Construction” of the Metaverse

    The digital scene of the fusion of digital and real is the figurative space and content bearing of the Metaverse, so the construction of the digital scene builds the basic space and facilities of the Metaverse. Digital scene construction can be compared to the “infrastructure construction” in the Metaverse, which is expected to usher in development opportunities under the wave of the digital economy and the Metaverse. We believe that computing power, game engine and digital content creativity are the three major elements of digital scene construction, and we recommend…