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Former Tron Exec Launches Play-to-Earn ‘Mafia’ Game With Twitch Co-Founder’s Backing
The free-to-play “Syn City” is backed by some of the Web 3 gaming industry’s biggest investors.
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Morgan Stanley Sees Facebook as Best Stock to Gain Exposure to the Metaverse
Bank sees around $5 trillion of consumer expenditure that could be digitized faster.
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Metaverse Gaming, NFTs Could Account for 10% of Luxury Market by 2030: Morgan Stanley
The bank expects the total NFT market to grow to $300 billion by that year.
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Why Barbados’ Metaverse Embassy Matters
Some say it’s a gimmick for the island nation to buy a plot of land in Decentraland. But they’re not thinking big enough, says CoinDesk’s chief content officer. The metaverse has plenty of promise for governments.
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Crypto News Roundup for Nov. 19, 2021
With crypto markets recovering slightly from a recent slide and a look at what the first embassy in the metaverse looks like, CoinDesk’s Markets Daily is back with the latest news roundup.
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Snoop Dogg, Deadmau5 Headline New Members of Outlier Ventures’ Metaverse Accelerator
Others joining the incubator for Metaverse-related projects include consumer brand guru Shaun Neff, as well as the founders of Sandbox and Polygon.
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TIME Magazine to Hold ETH on Balance Sheet as Part of Galaxy Digital Metaverse Deal
The publication is rolling out a “TIME 100 Companies” list for the metaverse and a weekly newsletter as part of the partnership.
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KuCoin Labs Launches $100M Fund for Metaverse Projects
The KuCoin Metaverse fund will invest in gaming and NFT projects.
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Barbados será el primer país en tener una embajada en el metaverso
La nación, parte de las Antillas, está trabajando con múltiples empresas del metaverso para establecer una tierra soberana digital.
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Barbados to Become First Sovereign Nation With an Embassy in the Metaverse
The Caribbean nation is working with multiple metaverse companies to establish digital sovereign land.
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