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Ferrari Drives into Crypto: Accepts Bitcoin and Ether for Luxury Cars

Ferrari, luxury sports car manufacturer, has made a huge step into digital finance by starting to accept crypto as a means of payment for its vehicles. The process will began in the United States and will soon extend to Europe, driven by requests from their customer base. Enrico Galliera, Ferrari’s Chief Marketing and Commercial Officer, […]

By Nicolo Finazzi
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Q3 2023 Crypto Market Recap and False ETF Approvals

The Crypto Market Stats for Q3 2023 The cryptocurrency market in Q3 2023 exhibited interesting dynamics. Bitcoin demonstrated resilience by declining only 10.9%, outperforming the broader CoinDesk Market Index (CMI) which fell by 11%. On the other hand, Ether faced a slightly steeper decline at 12.5%, underperforming compared to Bitcoin. The performance of these major […]

By Nicolo Finazzi
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Top AI Sales Tools for Target Market Identification

Many companies are adopting intelligent technology solutions to enhance their operational efficiency and improve the customer experience. These solutions typically come in the form of AI-powered marketing and sales platforms. By optimizing their sales strategies, companies can gather valuable insights that can be leveraged to boost conversions and reduce workload. In this article, we will […]

By Luigi Savarese
Big Tech Giants Monetising AI Artificial Intelligence

Tech Giants Face Challenges in Monetising AI Technology

Major tech companies like Microsoft and Google are making significant strides in the field of artificial intelligence (AI), developing generative AI tools that can produce business memos, computer code, and more. However, the translation of AI hype into profits has proven to be a challenge. Generative AI tools are cutting-edge but expensive to operate, demanding […]

By Nicolo Finazzi
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AI Chatbots: Enhancing Customer Support and Engagement

In the dynamic landscape of customer support and engagement, Artificial Intelligence (AI) chatbots have emerged as a real game-changer. These intelligent digital assistants are redefining how businesses interact with their customers. This article delves into the transformative potential of AI chatbots, exploring how they enhance customer support and engagement to fortify business operations. What is […]

By Nicolo Finazzi

Immutable & AWS Shaping the Future of Gaming Business

Web3 gaming platform Immutable recently announced its collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to enhance and hasten the adoption of Web3 gaming. This partnership aims to make Web3 gaming more accessible to developers and players worldwide. As part of the collaboration, Immutable will leverage the cloud computing infrastructure and expertise of AWS. The company will […]

By Luigi Savarese
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ElevenLabs AI Voice Generator & Legal Implications

ElevenLabs, a company specializing in AI voice generation, announced that its voice cloning technology is now fully released and available. The company targets media companies such as publishers and video game developers as potential customers for their technology. ElevenLabs' voice cloning technology enables users to create AI-generated voices that mimic any person's voice. This can […]

By Luigi Savarese
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US Court Denies Copyright for AI-Generated Art

In a recent decision, a U.S. court in Washington, D.C. has established that artworks produced entirely by AI without human involvement cannot be granted copyright protection according to US law. The ruling has been delivered by U.S. District Judge Beryl Howell. The verdict, issued on Friday, is also in line with the Copyright Office previous […]

By Nicolo Finazzi
Google Life Coaching AI DeepMind

Google Explores AI for Personal Life Coaching

Google is actively exploring the integration of generative AI technology for a range of personal and professional life coaching tasks. This can potentially transform it into a virtual life coach. Earlier this year, Google merged its research lab, DeepMind, with its AI team, Brain. The goal was to accelerate advancements in AI technology and compete […]

By Nicolo Finazzi
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Amazon Enters the AI Race with Custom AWS Chips

Amazon's mission to assert itself in the realm of generative AI is gaining momentum. The tech giant is now working on its custom-designed AWS chips, Inferentia and Trainium. These microchips offer an alternative to Nvidia GPUs, commonly used for training large language models. Amazon's teams are working on these chips to provide its Amazon Web […]

By Nicolo Finazzi
IBM Research analog AI chip

IBM Research Unveils Revolutionary AI Chip for Deep Learning

IBM Research has unveiled a revolutionary analog AI chip that represents a significant advancement in the realm of high-performance artificial intelligence computing. The chip marks a significant leap forward in achieving energy-efficient AI computations without compromising computational accuracy. Traditional digital computing architectures face limitations when executing deep neural networks (DNNs) due to the constant data […]

By Nicolo Finazzi
Microsoft Aptos Labs Collaboration AI Blockchain

Microsoft and Aptos Labs Announce AI-Blockchain Partnership

Microsoft is joining forces with Aptos Labs, a prominent developer of layer 1 blockchain technology. The significant collaboration aims to exploit the combination of artificial intelligence with the expanding Web3 and Blockchain ecosystems. The partnership will boost transparency, trust, and adoption in AI-driven blockchain applications. Aptos Labs is known for its advanced Move programming language […]

By Nicolo Finazzi
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Franklin Templeton Bitcoin ETF SEC

Major Financial Player Franklin Templeton Enters Bitcoin ETF Race

Franklin Templeton, a financial giant with nearly $1.5 trillion in assets under management, has thrown its hat into the ring in the race to launch a spot bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF). In their filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Franklin Templeton outlined plans for a Coinbase-custodied ETF that would trade on the […]

By Nicolo Finazzi
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
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CFTC Files Charges Against Three DeFi Protocols

The U.S. Commodities and Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) recently took action against three prominent DeFi protocols – Opyn, ZeroEx (0x), and Deridex. The charges against the protocols include multiple violations, including unauthorized leveraged and margined retail commodity transactions in digital assets. A primary concern was their failure to secure the required licenses for operations within […]

By Nicolo Finazzi
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Former FTX Executive Ryan Salame Pleads Guilty

Ryan Salame, former executive at FTX, has entered a guilty plea related to the exchange's downfall. This marks the fourth individual associated with FTX's founder, Sam Bankman-Fried, to admit criminal wrongdoing in connection with the exchange's collapse. Salame's admission came during a hearing in a federal court in New York. He pleaded guilty to conspiring […]

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
MetaMask Sell

MetaMask Unveils 'Sell' Feature to Turn Crypto into Fiat

MetaMask, one of the world's most popular cryptocurrency wallets, has unveiled a significant new feature called 'Sell'. This will allow users to exchange their crypto holdings, specifically Ether (ETH), for traditional fiat currency. This move marks a notable step toward enhancing the functionality of MetaMask as more than just a crypto wallet. With this feature, […]

By Nicolo Finazzi
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Decentralized Autonomous Organizations (DAO)

How to Participate in a DAO: A User-Friendly Guide

Decentralized Autonomous Organizations (DAOs) are a groundbreaking concept in the world of blockchain and cryptocurrencies. This article provides a user-friendly guide on how to participate in a DAO, covering the basics, benefits, and steps to get involved. Understanding DAOs What Is a DAO? A DAO is Decentralized Autonomous Organizations. Specifically, it is an organization run […]

By Nicolo Finazzi
Worldwide Decentralized Finance (DeFi)

DeFi (Decentralized Finance) 101: A Complete Overview

In the ever-evolving landscape of finance, a remarkable transformation is underway: the rise of Decentralized Finance, or DeFi. This article provides a comprehensive overview of DeFi, delving into its core concepts, potential, and how it's reshaping the financial world. Decentralized Finance Unveiled The first fundamental question: What Is DeFi? DeFi, short for Decentralized Finance, is […]

By Nicolo Finazzi
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Smart Contracts: Automating Transactions with Blockchain

The world of business is undergoing a critical transformation, thanks to the advent of blockchain technology and its innovative applications. In this article, we'll explore smart contracts in detail, understanding how they automate transactions and revolutionize the way businesses operate. Demystifying Smart Contracts First of all, what are smart contracts? They are self-executing contracts with […]

By Nicolo Finazzi
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How to Trade Crypto Safely: Best Practices for Beginners

Venturing into the world of cryptocurrency and actually start to trade crypto can be exciting, yet it's crucial to prioritize safety. This article aims to guide beginners through best practices, ensuring a secure and informed entry into the dynamic realm of crypto trading. Understanding the Crypto Landscape First of all, research and Education are two […]

By Nicolo Finazzi
Customer service AI Chatbots

AI Chatbots: Enhancing Customer Support and Engagement

In the dynamic landscape of customer support and engagement, Artificial Intelligence (AI) chatbots have emerged as a real game-changer. These intelligent digital assistants are redefining how businesses interact with their customers. This article delves into the transformative potential of AI chatbots, exploring how they enhance customer support and engagement to fortify business operations. What is […]

By Nicolo Finazzi
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Crypto Wallets: Types, Security, and Best Practices

Crypto wallets are your gateway to the world of cryptocurrencies. Whether you're a seasoned investor or just entering the crypto space, understanding the types of wallets, how to secure them, and best practices is essential. In this article, we'll provide a comprehensive guide to crypto wallets, ensuring that you can manage your digital assets with […]

By Nicolo Finazzi
Artificial Intelligence AI Guide Beginners

Demystifying Artificial Intelligence for Beginners

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a topic we frequently come across, yet its precise definition and functionalities may seem complex for beginners. This article wants to clarify the world of AI, offering a comprehensive beginner's guide. Accordingly, we'll go through the essence of AI, its applications, and the transformative potential it holds, all in simple and […]

By Nicolo Finazzi
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Private vs. Public Blockchains: Which Is Right for Your Business?

The blockchain landscape presents a fundamental choice: private or public blockchains. Each option holds distinct characteristics that cater to specific needs and objectives. In this article, we delve into the space of private and public blockchains, providing insights to help you decide which aligns better with your business requirements. Understanding Private Blockchains Advantages of Private […]

By Luigi Savarese
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Bitcoin vs. Ethereum: A Comparative Analysis of Two Industry Giants

Everyone in the space knows about the two industry giants, Bitcoin and Ethereum. However, these are often looked at solely from an investment perspective. In this article, we will conduct a comparative analysis of Bitcoin and Ethereum, shedding light on their fundamental differences and applications. Bitcoin and Ethereum, the two cryptocurrency titans, are often compared […]

By Nicolo Finazzi
Blockchain Explained Guide Web3

Blockchain Explained: The Foundation of Web3

In the digital age, the internet is an integral part of our daily lives, influencing how we communicate, make payments, read news, work, and socialize. With the rise of Web3, the internet is undergoing a transformative shift, and at its core is blockchain technology. In 2023, understanding the fundamentals of blockchain is becoming essential to […]

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


UAE Enters the Metaverse

e& Universe: First UAE Metaverse in the Region

e&, a technology and investment group in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), launched the first UAE Metaverse in the region. The e& universe is a virtual world that allows users to interact, socialize, and explore various experiences, including virtual homes, sports, concerts, and more. The e& universe is powered by HTC's VIVERSE technology, which provides users with a high-quality […]

By Luigi Savarese
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Zhejiang Province to Promote China Metaverse Industry

China's Zhejiang Province announced the launch of a Metaverse Association to encourage local industry innovation and growth. The association is headquartered in the province's capital of Hangzhou and comprises 91 local Metaverse companies. Its president, Professor Tan Jiangrong, plans to increase its membership to 200 firms by the end of 2025. In fact, the association's […]

By Luigi Savarese

Microsoft Industrial Metaverse Leading Innovation

Key Takeaways: Microsoft plans to develop and integrate the industrial Metaverse through immersive technologies. During "Microsoft Inspire 2023", a showcase event covering Microsoft's latest innovations, the tech giant expressed its intention to empower partners to leverage AI technologies and cloud infrastructure to drive innovation and develop transformative solutions for the industry. The industrial Metaverse is […]

By Luigi Savarese

Ripple Invests in AI & Metaverse Company amid XRP Jump

Key Takeaways Ripple invests in AI and Metaverse company, Futureverse, closing a $54 million Serie A funding round. The move has given a second wind to XRP prices, which are currently outperforming the top 20 crypto assets. Futureverse already uses AI-driven content creation tools. These tools enhance music, objects, characters, and animations within the Metaverse. These support a higher immersive digital experience. Moreover, […]

By Luigi Savarese

Siemens Leading Germany Industrial Metaverse Investment

Key Highlights: Siemens announced a substantial investment of €1 billion to propel Germany Industrial Metaverse Initiatives forward. This development comes after the European Commission's strengthened commitment to the Metaverse. It signal the growing importance of this technology in the European market. This follows the company ambitious €2 billion investment strategy announced few weeks ago. Furthermore, the company has chosen the city […]

By Luigi Savarese
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Metaverse News: EU Move, UK Education, EMEA, LGU+, India Bank

Latest Metaverse News! The EU is making strategic moves to establish itself as a frontrunner in the Metaverse. Its goal is to counter Big Tech dominance and drive economic growth. Birmingham schools are embracing innovative VR technology to combat knife crime among young individuals. Meanwhile, Matterport and Equinox Technologies are teaming up to expand digital […]

By Luigi Savarese
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Binance AI NFT Generator for Mainstream Artworks Creation

Binance launched an AI-powered NFT generator that allows users to create custom artworks using artificial intelligence. The tool, dubbed "Bixel," is now permanently available for Binance NFT users who have completed the platform's know your customer (KYC) identity verification process. To use Bixel, users must provide basic details about their desired artwork, such as the style, genre, and color palette. The […]

By Luigi Savarese
OpenSea's 'Deals' Facilitate NFT Swaps

'Deals' to Facilitate Peer-to-Peer OpenSea NFT Swaps

NFT marketplace OpenSea introduced Deals, a new feature allowing users to swap NFTs directly. OpenSea's native NFT protocol Seaport powers the new feature. It aims to make NFT swapping more trustworthy and secure. With Deals, users can offer to swap up to 30 NFTs, or they can add wrapped ether (WETH) to sweeten the deal. The recipient of the deal can […]

By Luigi Savarese
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Spanish National Museum to Mint Van Gogh NFTs

The digital space is rapidly becoming a new frontier for art collecting. Olyverse is leading the way with the launch of an exclusive collection of Van Gogh NFTs. The collection features high-definition NFTs of some of Van Gogh's most famous paintings. Moreover, it is minted in collaboration with the Spanish National Museum Thyssen-Bornemisza in Madrid. […]

By Luigi Savarese

New Google Policy Embraces NFTs. Apple Holds Firm

Key Takeaways NFT Google Policy had a major update. As recently announced, apps and games on Play Store can now integrate digital assets like NFTs. This is a significant shift for the company, which has historically taken a cautious stance on blockchain-based technology. Google Policy Key Points Google's new policy requires that apps be transparent […]

By Luigi Savarese
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NFT News: 7-Eleven, Starbucks, Collateral & Wimbledon

NFT Weekly News: 7-Eleven launches free Slurpee NFTs on Polygon, targeting younger consumers interested in Web3. Starbucks Odyssey partners with Aku NFT Collection, offering a new digital collectible Stamp and donating to charity. DeFi borrower uses luxury watch-backed NFT as collateral for a loan facilitated by the 4K Protocol. Ethereum's price rises, but NFT transactions […]

By Luigi Savarese

NFT NEWS: Lacoste, AzukiDAO, Warner Music & NFT Drops

In today's NFT News edition Lacoste's launches an interactive gaming experience "The Mission," where fans can earn rewards and unlock better assets. AzukiDAO proposes legal action to recover ETH from the founder amid controversy surrounding the Elementals NFT collection. Warner Music Group partners with Polygon for a music accelerator program, supporting blockchain music projects and […]

By Luigi Savarese
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