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Breaking New Ground in Remote Work

Remote: Breaking New Ground in Remote Work

Remote work is nothing new, but some of us might have got to experience it for the first time during the pandemic, when companies retreated employees from offices to avoid interpersonal contact. Since then, WFH (work from home) has become a buzzword summarizing the new normal in the global workplace.

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What Happens When Metaverse Meets Sports Leagues?

What Happens When Metaverse Meets Sports Leagues?

While many see the metaverse as a place for entertainment and escapism, recent years have seen the rise of sports leagues that exist entirely within it. These leagues have taken advantage of the metaverse’s ability to create realistic and immersive environments to provide their players with a new and unique sports experience.

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Top 5 Upcoming IPOs to Watch Out For

Top 5 Upcoming IPOs to Watch Out For

2021 was a good year for IPOs. IPOs in the United States raised US$156 billion, recording an 81 percent increase over the prior year. With such an outburst, tech stocks raised US$69 billion alone significantly. Shares of Bumble, a dating app created for women’s interests, closed up 63.5 percent in their IPO in January 2021.

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Top 5 Most Expensive Virtual Land Sales Ever Made

Top 5 Most Expensive Virtual Land Sales Ever Made

While we might be in the midst of a global recession, housing prices have remained high this year. The global real estate market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 10.5% and reach a value of US$3750 billion in 2022. If properties in the real world seem out of reach, just wait until you hear about how expensive land in the metaverse is.

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Elon Musk Buy Next

What Is Elon Musk Going to Buy Next?

There are moments in our lives—perhaps we are in the shower or struggling to sleep at 2 A.M.—when we think about all the ways we could influence the world. We find solutions to crypto volatility, world hunger and our neighbor’s ultra-dry plants.

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5 Technologies

5 Technologies That Are on Stage in Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine So Far

On February 21, 2022, Vladimir Putin, President of the Russian Federation, declared the independence of the Donetsk People’s Republic and Luhansk People’s Republic. Arousing international outcry, this ignited the ultimate invasion of Russia on Ukraine three days later. While Ukrainians are still defying Putin’s covetous ambitions, new technologies have been floating on the surface to take advantage of each other.

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Technology Joy Ghose

Technology Pioneers – Interview With Joy Ghose of FreeD Group

Over the past 15 years, the Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) of FreeD Group Limited, Joy Ghose, has accumulated plenty of experience in the travel and technology industry. Before joining FreeD Group, Ghose was involved in sales, marketing and management roles at companies like Merlin Entertainments and The Hong Kong Tourism Board.

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4 best companion robots to consider in 2022

Alone No More: 4 Best Companion Robots to Consider in 2022

The Covid-19 pandemic and the isolation that accompanied it has given many of us a healthy appreciation for good company. Over the long periods of self-isolation and quarantine, we have come to the realization that company can also come in many non-human forms, like pets, plants and… Roombas?

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5 Video Games That Can Make You More Productive at Work

5 Video Games That Can Make You More Productive at Work

Work stress has become one of the most concerning outcomes of long working hours. According to Penn World Table 2019 data, Cambodia recorded the longest average working hours of 47.6 per week, while people in Switzerland only have to work 28.8 hours per week on average.

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What Is Neuralink The Ethics of Elon Musk’s Brain Chip

What Is Neuralink? The Ethics of Elon Musk’s Brain Chip

Imagine accessing the internet by just thinking about it. In fact, imagine what it would be like if I could write this article all in my head instead of typing anything. Well, that is what Neuralink is capable of. Neuralink is a neurotechnological company run by Elon Musk that is working on creating chips that can be implanted into a person’s skull to track brain activity and potentially even stimulate it.

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What Caused Facebook’s Value to Drop So Suddenly

What Caused Facebook’s Value to Drop So Suddenly?

On 3 February 2022, Meta, the parent company of Facebook, made headlines when its stock plummeted more than 26%, erasing more than US$232 billion from its market value. This marked the biggest single-day slide in value for a U.S. company, topping the prior record set by Apple, when it lost around US$182 billion in September 2020.

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What Are The Positive Applications of Deepfakes

What Are The Positive Applications of Deepfakes?

Deepfake, a portmanteau of “deep learning” and “fake”, refers to hyper-realistic videos that use face swaps that leave little trace of manipulation. Deepfakes are the product of artificial intelligence (AI) applications that merge, combine, replace and superimpose images and video clips to create fake videos that appear authentic.

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What Are NFTs in the Entertainment Industry

When Movies Become NFT: What Are NFTs in the Entertainment Industry?

After entering the digital art, games and music industries, non-fungible tokens (NFTs) have been making their way into the film and television space lately. Aside from preventing piracy and other intellectual property-related issues, NFTs reshape and accelerate the growth of the entertainment industry.

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