Metaverse

Conversational AI: The key to shaping the Metaverse 

The blurry lines between offline and online are beginning to disappear as individuals and businesses extend their reality to explore new ways of interacting with customers and…

Technology of DAOs and the Metaverse

This article is co-authored by Mr. Khor Zijian, Ms. Faith Teo, Ms. Emmy Teo, Mr. Lin Fangyi and advised by Dr. Alex Lin, whose LinkedIn profiles have been linked. There has been…

Singapore’s Mighty Jaxx acquires Kinetiquettes and PLAYe to expand pop culture footprint globally

Mighty Jaxx, a Singapore-based integrated future culture platform that designs and produces digital and phygital collectibles, announced Monday the multi-million-dollar…

Vietnam’s Ancient8 raises $6M from Makers Fund and C2 for GameFi infrastructure

Ancient8, a GameFi infrastructure developer and Vietnam’s largest blockchain gaming guild and community, announced Thursday the completion of a $6 million private round of…

How the metaverse will drive convergence between online and offline worlds, an interview with VIZZIO’s Jon Li [Q&A]

A recent study released by Zion Market Research found that the global visualization and 3D rendering software market was worth around $1.8 billion in 2021 and is estimated to grow…

Binance Labs closes $500M investment fund to boost blockchain, Web3, and value-building technologies

Binance Labs, the venture capital and incubation arm of Binance, announced Wednesday the closing of a new $500 million investment fund with support from leading global…

Singapore metaverse UGC platform BUD raises $36.8M Series B led by Sequoia Capital India

BUD, a Singapore-based metaverse user-generated platform, announces Monday its $36.8 million Series B round led by Sequoia Capital India with participation from ClearVue Partners,…

The Sandbox acquires Uruguayan technology firm Cualit to accelerate Web3 development and metaverse growth

The Sandbox, a decentralized gaming virtual world and a subsidiary of Animoca Brands, announced Thursday it has acquired the Uruguayan company Cualit, a full-stack development…

World’s first metaverse music label 0x0 launches in Taiwan

With the world hopping onto the non-fungible token (NFT) craze, Taiwan has taken the lead with the launch of 0x0, the world’s first metaverse music label. Created by a group of…

Animoca Brands partners nature gaming startup Untamed Planet to develop Untamed Metaverse

Animoca Brands, the Hong Kong-based company advancing digital property rights for gaming and the metaverse, said Friday it has invested in and partnered with Untamed Planet, the…