Microsoft, Meta, and 34 other companies and organizations have formed a standards group - Metaverse Standards Forum - for metaverse tech.
Web3 credential data network Project Galaxy has partnered with metaverse project AlterVerse to build a new space in Sky City to create a reward and engagement strategy.
The Sandbox and TIMEPieces, an NFT community initiative under US media company TIME, announced on Tuesday a new partnership to develop 'TIME Square', the firm's first-ever destination in the metaverse.
Chinese tech giant Tencent announced the formal establishment of an extended reality (XR) department on Monday, betting on the virtual metaverse.
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The Hurun Research Institute released on Tuesday a list of metaverse companies it believes show the most promise in 2022. The list is made up of the Top 200 Chinese enterprises with the greatest development potential in the field of the metaverse.
Beijing-based internet firm Inke Limited officially changed its name to Inkeverse Group Limited on Wednesday.
Founded in 2013, STEPVR took the lead in producing VR devices, and aims to popularize VR equipment much like PCs have become in people’s homes.
When the ETH Shanghai Hackathon was on fire, Pandaily interviewed two of the four Co-Founders of MetaJam – Jean and Bob – looking back at their 'Aha!' moment for entering the rabbit hole of Web3, and their cautious but ambitious expectations for the future.
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CloudWalk, an artificial intelligence enterprise, was officially listed on the Shanghai Sci-Tech Innovation Board (STAR Market) on Friday.
STEPVR, a VR technology service company, released Gates01, its first entry-level product for the metaverse on Thursday.
Goolton Technology, a Chinese remote AR collaborative platform provider, and Intel (China) announced on Wednesday that they had reached an agreement on the ecological construction for the industrial Metaverse.
In order to prepare for the upcoming 618 Shopping Festival, Chinese e-commerce giant Taobao has set up a special metaverse project team to create an optimized virtual shopping venue.
Metaverse user-generated content (UGC) platform BUD recently completed a B round of financing totaling $36.8 million, led by Sequoia Capital India, followed by ClearVue Partners, NetEase and Northern Light Venture Capital.
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Chinese blockchain entrepreneur Justin Sun has announced that he successfully auctioned off a complete set of NFT works featuring the heads of the twelve animals for a price of almost $1.50 million from MetapolyXM.
Following a series of setbacks, Huawei is casting its net wide to determine where its future core strengths will lie.
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