UnionBank is looking to speed up the digitization of SMEs through its Innovation Campus, where it eyes to harness the power of the metaverse and explore the potential of blockchain technology.
The summit will be held on October 26-27 in Balanga City and will showcase the Philippines’ soaring adoption of blockchain, digital assets, Web3, NFTs, and more.
89% of the surveyed Filipino workers say that video meeting tools were responsible for an uptick in their productivity, while 40% state that the absence of long commute saves time and money.
Abdulla bin Touq Al Marri, the country’s Minister of Economy, says legally-binding agreements can be signed in the metaverse, and 24/7 customer care support can be accessed at the virtual office.
In an attempt to put China at the forefront of tech development, a local university opens a course focusing on the metaverse under a new department named after the virtual world.
As means to boost revenue amid the rapid changes in the retail industry, Walmart makes an epic entry into the metaverse in partnership with Roblox, giving shoppers a glimpse of the future.
Disney rivals with tech giants as it enters the Web 3 space and plots an ambitious journey to new frontiers using DLTs, beginning with a new job ad for an experienced legal counsel as a guide.
The joint venture between the university and the Swiss-based blockchain organization will involve the development of an NFT marketplace to showcase collectibles about the UAE’s rich cultural heritage.
Zetly plans to develop a full Metaverse for fans to interact with objects in the physical world, like buying merchandise, which can be used to scan a playing arena, access NFTs, or play P2E games.
To foster innovation and speed up the adoption of the metaverse, South Korea looks to apply new laws to the virtual reality gaming space, intensifying its bid to become a powerhouse in the industry.
State-of-the-art sports platform Zetly has announced a new pilot programme which will see it offering a turnkey metaverse solution to sports teams around the world.