Meta Presses On with Metaverse Plans; Files 8 New Digital Asset Trademarks

Moving forward with its plans for expansion within the metaverse, Facebook’s parent company Meta filed 8 pertinent trademark applications with the United States Patent and Trademark office. Meta’s Trademark Applications Cover a Lot Meta’s latest trademark filings prepare for multiple scenarios of crypto-related services and products. Most of the company's applications connect its logo to products and services within the crypto industry, as well as the metaverse, and the digital sphere at large. Trademark attorney Mike Kondoudis provided a breakdown…

How Meta (And Other Big Tech) Could Ruin NFTs For Everyone

Facebook (now Meta) did everything it could to maintain its monopoly in all its history. Could it do the same with NFTs? NFT investors are ecstatic as major social media companies finally come out with major NFT integrations. Twitter, a significant hub for NFT users, was the first to roll out the feature. NFT owners can now showcase their NFT profile pictures with a particular hexagonal shape. That way, users can instantly see whether that Bored Ape picture is legit…

What Is the Metaverse and How Does it Work?

Metaverse was one of the trendiest terms in 2021, especially after Facebook rebranded itself as “Meta.” As the New Year unfolds, we can expect the buzz around it to expand and take the world by storm. Nevertheless, the idea of Metaverse is still a little cloudy for many. So we are here to decode it for you. Metaverse and the Buzz Metaverse Group, an NFT-based metaverse real estate company, recently purchased a parcel of virtual land for $2.43 million. Suddenly,…

Battle of Metaverses. Facebook, Microsoft, Google and Apple. Who will dominate?

We hear it mentioned more and more often, although it is not yet entirely clear what it is, mainly because it does not yet exist in fact. The Metaverse appears to be on the verge of representing the next technological revolution, with obvious impacts on blockchain technology. The most prominent is undoubtedly Mark Zuckerberg, who is investing rivers of dollars in the new hyper-connected virtual reality. The Facebook founder believes so much in this project that he rebrands his company…