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Is the fear of an addictive metaverse overdone?
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‘Fortnite’ game creator says tech giants must not be allowed to use monopoly power to dominate new platforms, as they do with smartphone apps
A virtual office in the metaverse is being touted as the future of work
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Deal values Fortnite maker at $31.5bn as groups battle competition from Microsoft
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H2L’s tech will enable users to feel senses when they are in a virtual world as companies pile into sector
Demand for interactive, personalised learning means the days of the ‘sage on the stage’ are numbered
The virtual world of the Super Bowl video is a radical vision of the future, but also quite a chilling one
It is unclear how employee protections apply in the universal digital realm. What counts as harassment? And can an avatar be discriminated against?
Microsoft’s deal for Activision Blizzard underscores importance of new model