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Metaverse
Banks looking to metaverse to help reduce carbon footprint
This week
Research reveals 91% of Australian banking executives are banking on the metaverse to reduce their organisation's carbon footprints.
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BigCommerce
The metaverse, cryptocurrency and NFTs set to revolutionise retail
Last week
BigCommerce has released its consumer survey designed to give retailers insight into current and emerging trends shaping the way consumers buy from brands.
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Future Tech
Top seven CIO disruptions highlighted by Gartner
Last month
CIOs need to consider “what if” scenarios to avoid being blindsided by social, behavioural and technological disruptions, according to Gartner.
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Gaming
Six trends driving near-term adoption of metaverse technologies
Last month
Six trends are driving the use of metaverse technologies and will continue to drive its use over the next three to five years, according to Gartner.
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Gaming
Norton research puts focus on metaverse safety for Kiwi gamers
Last month
The research highlights that gaming can come with significant security and privacy risks due to the millions of unique data points present in things like VR gaming.
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Artificial Intelligence
AI and metaverse to take centre stage in GTC Fall keynote
August 2022
NVIDIA founder and CEO Jensen Huang will announce AI and metaverse technologies in a news-packed keynote.
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Dark web
Beware the darkverse and its cyber-physical threats
August 2022
A darkverse of criminality hidden from law enforcement could quickly evolve to fuel a new industry of metaverse-related cybercrime.
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IT in Healthcare
Why the Metaverse could be the key to enhancing the healthcare sector
July 2022
The experts at Accenture understand that the programmable world is about building the next version of the physical world in healthcare, understanding complex layers in order to fully utilise technology to its maximum effect.
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Metaverse
What the metaverse means for retail brands and eCommerce
July 2022
Already retailers are exploring the metaverse as a new platform for sales, what are the possibilities and what do brands need to be thinking about?
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Artificial Intelligence
Siemens expands NVIDIA partnership for industrial metaverse
July 2022
Siemens is expanding its partnership with NVIDIA to enable the industrial metaverse and increase the use of AI-driven digital twin technology.
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Metaverse
How the metaverse will change the future of the supply chain
June 2022
The metaverse is set to significantly change the way we live and work, so what problems can it solve in supply chain management?
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Citrix Systems
The best ways to attract young talent during labour shortages
June 2022
New research from Citrix reveals hybrid working and ventures into the metaverse are top of mind for Gen Z workers.
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Cloud
Adobe adds innovations and capabilities to Analytics offering
June 2022
Adobe's new services in Analytics deliver a single workspace for brands to unify data and insights across all media types, including metaverse and streaming media
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Cloud
Adobe Substance 3D updates, looks to the metaverse
June 2022
A look at all of Adobe's major updates for Substance 3D and how its services are enabling businesses to get metaverse ready.
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Collaboration
Hybrid work and looming metaverse expected to impact collaboration
May 2022
Hybrid work, when coupled with the build-up to the metaverse, creates a foundation for both the collaboration and immersive markets.
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NFT
Emirates to launch NFTs and experiences in the metaverse
April 2022
"Emirates has embraced advanced technologies to improve business processes, enhance our customer offering, and enrich our employees' skills and experiences."
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NFT
NFTs set to further immerse Australian Cricket fans
April 2022
Cricket Australia and the Australian Cricketers' Association have signed a deal with Rario and BlockTrust in an effort to connect over a billion cricket fans globally with NFTs.
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Blockchain
Everything you need to know about the Open Metaverse
April 2022
A dive into the the true Metaverse that will give back users control of their own content, identity, data and avatar
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Artificial Intelligence
Accenture provides the key to navigating the metaverse
March 2022
From web3 to digital twins and conversational AI, many new ways of reimagining the future of technology are already underway, and various sectors are jumping on board to utilise them. 
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IT infrastructure
Making the metaverse: The digital infrastructure opportunity
March 2022
Enterprises are dreaming big, but to take the metaverse mainstream, they need a new approach to digital infrastructure.
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Blockchain
Accenture launches dedicated Metaverse Continuum business group
March 2022
Accenture has launched a dedicated Metaverse Continuum business group as physical and virtual realities converge.
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Metaverse
Adobe empowers brands to succeed in the metaverse
March 2022
Adobe has announced a series of innovations, integrations and investments designed to position brands to succeed in the metaverse.
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Artificial Intelligence
Only 22% of Australians trust AI implementation - study
March 2022
The Accenture Technology Vision 2022 report found that 22% of Australian consumers and 35% globally trust how organisations are implementing AI.
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Cloud
Metaverse to disrupt channel strategy for retailers
March 2022
Retailers will have to combine a physical footprint with their virtual reality stores, paying for physical and virtual real estate.