Meta Shoots for 52 Live NBA Games in VR

Social media giant Meta is expanding its partnership with the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA). Utilizing its Meta Quest headset, the company will deliver immersive, social experiences of live NBA basketball. Meta is entering the world of live sport in virtual reality (VR). The company will deliver more than … Read more

The Battle for Metaverse OS: The Four-Way War for Web 3.0

The future of the Metaverse is up for grabs, with Apple, Microsoft, Google, and Meta all fighting for a piece of the pie. The concept of the Metaverse is ever-evolving. But ever since Neal Stephenson conceived the idea, one thing has remained consistent to this day. To access the Metaverse, we’ll need a high-tech VR … Read more

Instagram Becomes An NFT Marketplace

Meta has opened the door for creators to sell NFTs on Instagram, officially making the platform an NFT marketplace. The social media giant has begun to roll out the necessary features to facilitate the buying and selling of digital collectibles. For now, these features are accessible to only a select group of creators, with many … Read more

Oculus unveils new Quest Pro VR Headset

After the launch of Quest 2 in October 2020, Meta has once again returned to the market with a bang. Zuckerberg, the owner of Meta, has given us a glimpse of the future with the newly revealed Oculus VR Headset, the Quest Pro. The internet is abuzz as the Quest Pro’s official launch has been … Read more

Microsoft and Meta Announce a Metaverse Partnership

At Microsoft Ignite, the company’s annual event held in New York, the company announced a new partnership with Meta to work on improving its Metaverse hardware. Earlier this month, Microsoft held its annual Ignite event in New York. During a keynote speech, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella unveiled three new Surface computers, as well as a … Read more

Instagram Expands NFT Integration With Flow Blockchain

Instagram has enabled non-fungible tokens (NFTs) on its platform in over 100 countries.  Meta Newsroom confirmed its continued expansion into the realms of Web3, as it further embraced NFTs within its ecosystem. Instagram users in Asia, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and the Americas will be able to connect their digital wallet to Instagram and showcase their … Read more

Metaverse 101 with Meta Starring Keke Palmer

Meta debuts its new Metaverse 101 with TV personality Keke Palmer to demystify the metaverse concept. The video series called, ‘Are We There Yet’, aims to answer what is possible within the Metaverse, and what may be achievable in the future. The series features Kek Palmer chatting with metaverse experts about the burgeoning sector. as … Read more

META: NFT Integration Tests on Facebook Have Started!

It has been a long wait for Facebook to start NFT integration tests. Since the company’s transition to Meta, Zuckerberg is now at the forefront of NFT integration. Not too long ago, integrating NFTs on Instagram became a reality. It was only a matter of time before Meta started testing NFT integration on Facebook. Ethereum … Read more

Instagram set to support Ethereum, Solana, Flow, and Polygon NFTs

Exciting news from Meta’s Instagram as the platform is on course to begin offering support for Polygon, Flow, Solana, and Ethereum NFTs. A couple of years ago, when Facebook now Meta acquired Instagram, the world speculated on how the acquisition will change the social networking world. Admittedly, Instagram has been pivotal to Meta’s (formerly Facebook) … Read more