From The Economist.
The metaverse could offer multi-trillion-dollar opportunities for businesses in the long term, with the potential to transform many aspects of daily life.
00:00 – How the metaverse could transform our daily lives
01:22 – How filmmakers are using metaverse technology
02:30 – What is the metaverse?
04:09 – An opportunity for creative industries
05:59 – How tech titans are profiting off the metaverse
06:53 – What is Roblox?
09:51 – Gen Z: metaverse natives
10:48 – How the metaverse could help climate change responses
12:15 – What is a digital twin?
14:33 – What’s missing from the metaverse?
16:26 – How mixed reality devices are transforming the military and health care
19:41 – What’s next?
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