Web3 platform Spatial allows brands and creators to design their own spaces and events in the metaverse, for entertainment, business, or educational purposes. With confusion and apprehension still surrounding virtual reality, how are digital platforms making immersive experiences more accessible?
Digital developments are transforming the ways people showcase their status online, with gaming worlds and the metaverse providing new platforms through which to distinguish themselves from their peers. But what kinds of status symbols resonate in the new virtual economy?
The Sandbox’s partnership with Snoop Dogg has introduced a previously detached community to the blockchain, NFTs, and the metaverse. With emerging metaverses competing for users as interest grows, how important will established celebrities, brands, and intellectual property be?
As interest in the potential of virtual entertainment grows, performances in the metaverse are gaining clout in the music industry and among consumers. In a bid to recognize the growing significance of virtual fandom, MTV has introduced an award for Best Metaverse Performance.
Technological advances are continuously reshaping how people interact, engage, and communicate with one another in the digital world. But how will people navigate social situations in the metaverse? Canvas8 spoke to Dr. Guo Freeman about how people form relationships in social VR.