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The Challenges and Opportunities of the Industrial Metaversel

The industrial metaverse is a new and emerging technology that has the potential to transform smart factories in several ways. A recent Deloitte and the Manufacturing Leadership Council (MLC) report found that nearly two-thirds of manufacturing executives believe the industrial metaverse will fundamentally transform how organizations do business, interact, collaborate, or have value-added virtual experiences […]

By Luigi Savarese
Google Cloud Web3

Shifting Focus to Business: Google Cloud Perspective on Web3

James Tromans, the Head of Web3 at Google Cloud, presented his view on Web3 during an interview with Cointelegraph. He believes the crypto industry needs a new perspective: a shift of focus from token prices to utilizing blockchain's potential for solving genuine business challenges. In the interview, Tromans highlighted the significance of concentrating on business […]

By Nicolo Finazzi
solana nft

Solana Compressed NFTs: a Cost-Effective Solution for Businesses

Magic Eden is now supporting Solana's compressed NFTs (cNFTs). This new kind of Solana NFT offers a cost-effective and scalable alternative to traditional NFTs, making them ideal for businesses looking to create and sell NFTs at scale. What are cNFTs? cNFTs are a new type of NFT that uses data compression to reduce the cost […]

By Luigi Savarese
NFT Fest Lugano

NFT Fest Lugano: A Glimpse into the Future of Blockchain and NFTs

On September 7th, NFT Fest Lugano took place, a five-day event all about Blockchain, NFTs, Web3, Crypto, and the Metaverse. The event featured many international experts, thought-provoking discussions, gaming rooms, and interesting new projects. I had the privilege of being present, which enabled me to convey the event's insights in this article. When I arrived, the outside […]

By Nicolo Finazzi
Bitcoin ETFs SEC

Bitcoin ETFs: Everything You Need to Know

In recent years, the financial landscape has witnessed a fascinating convergence between the world of blockchain technology and the traditional financial sector. A significant manifestation of this intersection is the growing interest surrounding the filing of Bitcoin Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs) by several prominent financial firms such as Blackrock and Fidelity. This paper wants to delve into the core […]

By Nicolo Finazzi
Bitcoin First Republic Bank Crisis

Banking Evolution in the Age of Bitcoin: Adapting or Fading Away?

During the first days of May 2023, we witnessed two major financial events regarding Bitcoin and the financial system. Let’s discuss these in the context of the larger financial system. Is there a connection between the two? The traditional banking system is actually failing? Is crypto going to replace it? Things are moving fast in […]

By Nicolo Finazzi
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Summary: 7 Trends in Education in Web3

On April 25, 2023, LAB51 hosted a roundtable meeting on the topic of Education in Web 3. In his opening keynote Mark Forster presented 7 trends and their significance for the technological future, particularly in the Swiss educational sector. During the event, participants discussed the innovations and challenges awaiting us in the future of education. […]

By Dolma Memmishofer
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From Web2 To Web3: Try Out These New Alternatives

Web2 is quickly becoming a thing of the past. Believe it or not, we are gradually moving from the Internet of the previous generation to the new wave of the Web. The Internet that we have always known has not been a solid constant; rather, it has been gradually evolving and changing. Web1 was primarily […]

By Anja Prosch
How Web3 Can Empower Underrepresented Communities

How Web3 Can Empower Underrepresented Communities

BY ALISON ALEXANDER FOR ADELLO MAGAZINE I’m returning to this point. First, a little about myself. In 1988 I started what would become a 32-year career in public services. I was 20 and, without formal qualifications, I already had nearly five years of work experience. That means I was only 15 years old when I […]

By Anja Prosch
Hogwarts Legacy

Discover the Magic of Hogwarts: An Inside Look at Hogwarts Legacy

After much anticipation, the long-awaited game of 2023, Hogwarts Legacy, has finally been released! This role-playing game, set in the magical realm of Harry Potter, offers players an open-world experience in which they can become pupils at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Along the way, Hogwarts students will fight dark forces, complete quests, customize […]

By Dolma Memmishofer

Metaverse Ecosystem Explained

In 2021 we witnessed how the metaverse began appearing in the headlines of Forbes, The Washington Post, The Economist, and other major publishers. At the same time, tech giants worldwide began proclaiming metaverse as part of their new strategy. Indeed, we are on the threshold of Web 3.0, where the metaverse is an inseparable part […]

By Anja Prosch
Swiss Metaverse 2022

Swiss Metaverse 2022: The Hottest Tech Trend of the Decade?

According to Utpal Chakraborty of SwissCognitive, the Metaverse will evolve as the biggest virtual Marketplace in the next five to ten years. As we already know, the Metaverse is going to erase the physical limitations that we, humans, are confronted with. For example, when we desire to be in many places at once, it is simply […]

By Anja Prosch
Mobile AI

Artificial Intelligence, Mobile Advertising, and Boosted ROI

Sci-fi movies showcasing self-programming computers were closer to a dream than reality just a decade ago. Today, we are fighting a war against online data privacy while talking to Siri and being astonished at how an app or site is displaying advertisements of (related) products we just searched for. Artificial intelligence (AI) has already been […]

By Anja Prosch