Connect with us

Cryptocurrency

Wear-to-earn NFTs target the billion-dollar fashion industry

Published

on

Wear-to-earn NFTs target the billion-dollar fashion industry

The rise of the Metaverse and Web 3.0 are set to disrupt multiple sectors including the billion-dollar global fashion industry. As the world moves from physical to digital, traditional fashion design can transform into virtual wearables that can be leveraged in both augmented reality (AR) and in real life.

Megan Kaspar, managing director at Magnetic Capital and member of Red DAO — a fashion-focused decentralized autonomous organization — told Cointelegraph she believes that digital fashion nonfungible tokens, or NFTs, will be the largest NFT category of Web 3.0:

Source: Vogue Singapore

Continue Reading on Coin Telegraph

Disclaimer: Fusion Media would like to remind you that the data contained in this website is not necessarily real-time nor accurate. All CFDs (stocks, indexes, futures) and Forex prices are not provided by exchanges but rather by market makers, and so prices may not be accurate and may differ from the actual market price, meaning prices are indicative and not appropriate for trading purposes. Therefore Fusion Media doesn`t bear any responsibility for any trading losses you might incur as a result of using this data.

Fusion Media or anyone involved with Fusion Media will not accept any liability for loss or damage as a result of reliance on the information including data, quotes, charts and buy/sell signals contained within this website. Please be fully informed regarding the risks and costs associated with trading the financial markets, it is one of the riskiest investment forms possible.

Cryptocurrency

2022 Will See a Boom in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Media & Entertainment

Published

on

2022 Will See a Boom in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Media & Entertainment
2022 Will See a Boom in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Media & Entertainment

In its new whitepaper, 70 Technology Trends That Will—and Will Not—Shape 2022, ABI Research analysts identify 35 trends that will shape the technology market and 35 others that, although attracting huge amounts of speculation and commentary, are less likely to move the needle over the next twelve months. “The fallout from COVID-19 prevention measures, the process of transitioning from pandemic to endemic disease, and global political tensions weigh heavily on the coming year’s fortunes. This whitepaper is a tool for our readers to help shape their understanding of the key critical trends that look set to materialize in 2022 as the world begins to emerge from the shadow of COVID-19. It also highlights those much-vaunted trends that are less likely to have meaningful impact in 2022,” says Stuart Carlaw, Chief Research Officer at ABI Research.

What Will Happen in 2022:

A Boom for AI and ML

The role of AI and ML in the media & entertainment industry will increase significantly in 2022, with revenue forecasted to surpass US$ 9.5 billion in 2022 when video ad tech is included. Due to competitive pressures from direct-to-consumer services, it has become a necessity for incumbents (i.e., pay TV operators, broadcasters) to reduce costs, limit churn, and extract as much value from existing customers. AI/ML’s role here will increase to better target households with promotions, automate more workflows, and better secure the operators’ content and services.

AI/ML will also play a growing role in the ad tech space to improve personalization and contextually aware advertisements and serve as grounds for differentiation. This is especially critical following changes to third-party tracking devices (i.e., Identifier for Advertisers (IDFA) and third-party cookies) and increasing focus on privacy. The corollary of these trends is that the ad market will not suffer as severely as some had feared due to the changing privacy landscape.

What Won’t Happen in 2022:

The Metaverse Will Not Arrive Fully Formed

The metaverse, despite all the headlines and investments, will not arrive in 2022 or, for that matter, within the typical 5-year forecast window. The metaverse is still more of a buzzword and vision than a fully-fledged end goal with a defined date of arrival. What we have today is a number of tech companies building their version of a “metaverse,” but this multiverse is not fully interconnected, does not yet widely employ open standards, and certainly has not fully embraced Extended Reality (XR)—all tenets of the metaverse vision (some would also add the crypto economy to the list, which is also not in place).

However, this does not mean that all this talk about the metaverse is premature, rather the tech industry will continue to lay the foundation and build toward this metaverse future. It may take the better part of a decade before that “completed” form of the metaverse begins to take shape, but there will be plenty of opportunity between now and then. When the metaverse does arrive, it will truly transform the way we live our lives and, in the process, generate tremendous opportunities for a host of technologies, including 5G/6G, edge and cloud compute, XR, and AI/ML.

For more trends that will – and won’t – happen in 2022, download the whitepaper 70 Technology Trends That Will—and Will Not—Shape 2022.

EMAIL NEWSLETTER

Join to get the flipside of crypto

Upgrade your inbox and get our DailyCoin editors’ picks 1x a week delivered straight to your inbox.

[contact-form-7]
You can always unsubscribe with just 1 click.

Continue reading on DailyCoin

Disclaimer: Fusion Media would like to remind you that the data contained in this website is not necessarily real-time nor accurate. All CFDs (stocks, indexes, futures) and Forex prices are not provided by exchanges but rather by market makers, and so prices may not be accurate and may differ from the actual market price, meaning prices are indicative and not appropriate for trading purposes. Therefore Fusion Media doesn`t bear any responsibility for any trading losses you might incur as a result of using this data.

Fusion Media or anyone involved with Fusion Media will not accept any liability for loss or damage as a result of reliance on the information including data, quotes, charts and buy/sell signals contained within this website. Please be fully informed regarding the risks and costs associated with trading the financial markets, it is one of the riskiest investment forms possible.

Continue Reading

Cryptocurrency

What is a honeypot crypto scam and how to spot it?

Published

on

What is a honeypot crypto scam and how to spot it?

Smart contracts programs across a decentralized network of nodes can be executed on modern blockchains like . Smart contracts are becoming more popular and valuable, making them a more appealing target for attackers. Several smart contracts have been targeted by hackers in recent years.

However, a new trend appears to be gaining traction; namely, attackers are no longer looking for susceptible contracts but are adopting a more proactive strategy. Instead, they aim to trick their victims into falling into traps by sending out contracts that appear to be vulnerable but contain hidden traps. Honeypots are a term used to describe this unique sort of contract. But, what is a honeypot crypto trap?

Continue Reading on Coin Telegraph

Disclaimer: Fusion Media would like to remind you that the data contained in this website is not necessarily real-time nor accurate. All CFDs (stocks, indexes, futures) and Forex prices are not provided by exchanges but rather by market makers, and so prices may not be accurate and may differ from the actual market price, meaning prices are indicative and not appropriate for trading purposes. Therefore Fusion Media doesn`t bear any responsibility for any trading losses you might incur as a result of using this data.

Fusion Media or anyone involved with Fusion Media will not accept any liability for loss or damage as a result of reliance on the information including data, quotes, charts and buy/sell signals contained within this website. Please be fully informed regarding the risks and costs associated with trading the financial markets, it is one of the riskiest investment forms possible.

Continue Reading

Cryptocurrency

Spreading holiday joy through charitable giving with cryptocurrency

Published

on

Spreading holiday joy through charitable giving with cryptocurrency

The holidays are the perfect time of the year for giving back, and the rise of cryptocurrencies has created even more opportunities for charitable initiatives. This was highlighted during Giving Tuesday 2021, the Tuesday after Thanksgiving which saw over $2.4 million raised in cryptocurrency from the nonprofit fundraising platform The Giving Block.

As crypto philanthropy becomes a new subsector of the cryptocurrency economy, some in the industry believe that crypto donations will only continue to increase. Alex Wilson, co-founder of The Giving Block, told Cointelegraph that last year the organization raised about $4 million in crypto donations, noting that this year, over $100 million in crypto donations will likely be received.

Continue Reading on Coin Telegraph

Disclaimer: Fusion Media would like to remind you that the data contained in this website is not necessarily real-time nor accurate. All CFDs (stocks, indexes, futures) and Forex prices are not provided by exchanges but rather by market makers, and so prices may not be accurate and may differ from the actual market price, meaning prices are indicative and not appropriate for trading purposes. Therefore Fusion Media doesn`t bear any responsibility for any trading losses you might incur as a result of using this data.

Fusion Media or anyone involved with Fusion Media will not accept any liability for loss or damage as a result of reliance on the information including data, quotes, charts and buy/sell signals contained within this website. Please be fully informed regarding the risks and costs associated with trading the financial markets, it is one of the riskiest investment forms possible.

Continue Reading

News

Uncategorized17 mins ago

Starbucks expands delivery services in China with Meituan tie-up

Uncategorized17 mins ago

BOJ raises price forecast, keeps policy steady

Uncategorized17 mins ago

Dollar Down, Yen Reacts to Bank of Japan Policy Decision

Uncategorized18 mins ago

Malaysia’s Central Bank actively assessing CBDC options

Uncategorized18 mins ago

BOJ raises inflation forecasts, maintains ultra-easy policy

Uncategorized48 mins ago

Damage in tsunami-hit Tonga hampering relief efforts

Uncategorized48 mins ago

Oil rises to more than 7-year high on Mideast tensions

Uncategorized48 mins ago

U.S. Senate panel to debate app store reform bill

Uncategorized1 hour ago

Asian Stocks Up, Investors Continue Monitoring COVID-19 Recovery but See “Positive

Uncategorized1 hour ago

N.Korea tested tactical guided missiles in fresh sign of evolving arsenal

Uncategorized1 hour ago

Bitcoin price can’t find its footing, but BTC fundamentals inspire confidence in traders

Uncategorized1 hour ago

United Airlines warns 5G plan would impact 1.25 million passengers a year

Uncategorized1 hour ago

Asia shares tick higher as spotlight stays on Fed

Uncategorized2 hours ago

Brent Crude Trades Near Highest Since 2014 on Tightening Market

Uncategorized2 hours ago

North Korea tested tactical guided missiles on Monday – KCNA

Uncategorized2 hours ago

Gold Steady as Investors Weigh Policy Outlook, Omicron Risks

Uncategorized2 hours ago

Panther protocol co-founder Oliver Gale discusses bringing zero-knowledge technology to multi-chain

403 Forbidden You don’t have permission to access /news/cryptocurrency-news/panther-protocol-cofounder-oliver-gale-discusses-bringing-zeroknowledge-technology-to-multichain-2740735 on this server. Apache/2.4.6 (CentOS) Server at www.investing.com Port 80

Uncategorized2 hours ago

Dollar fails to catch a lift from higher yields, Bank of Japan in focus

Uncategorized2 hours ago

Bank Indonesia to hold rates until second half of 2022 despite hawkish Fed

Uncategorized2 hours ago

Australia suffers deadliest day of pandemic as Omicron drives up hospital cases

Uncategorized2 hours ago

Oil Climbs With Geopolitical Unrest Returning as Market Tightens

Uncategorized3 hours ago

Propy rallies 227% as real estate NFTs become reality and PRO lists at Coinbase

Uncategorized3 hours ago

Explainer-Tonga’s volcanic eruption may harm environment for years, scientists say

Uncategorized3 hours ago

U.S. appeals court delays legal challenge to Texas abortion law

Uncategorized3 hours ago

After flying start, Stellantis must tackle Tesla and China

Uncategorized3 hours ago

Damage on tsunami-hit Tonga’s main island hampering relief efforts

Uncategorized4 hours ago

Australian consumers shellshocked as Omicron hits spending, growth

Uncategorized4 hours ago

Brazil’s Bolsonaro to visit Suriname and Guayana for talks on oil cooperation

Uncategorized4 hours ago

Major U.S. airline CEOs warn 5G could ground some planes, wreak havoc

Uncategorized4 hours ago

Law Decoded: First-mover advantage in a CBDC conversation, Jan. 10–17

Trending