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When Cryptoverse Meets Metaverse

The term 'metaverse' has been creating a buzz in the world in the last few months, Google search analysis shows that the term 'Metaverse' had a search score of less than 1 in 2020 which grew to 99 in 2022.  At the end of 2021 we also witnessed Facebook change its name to Meta , but its not only Facebook that is focused on the metaverse and its infrastructure, a bunch of tech companies are in the race for the metaverse (Nvidia, Unity, Roblox, Snap etc.) A recent report published by Technavio called, 'Metaverse Market in Finance by Component & Geography Forecast and Analysis 2022-2026' stated that the metaverse market will increase by $50.37bn during 2022-2026.  Another research company, Grand View Research , headquartered in San Francisco expects the global metaverse market size to grow by a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 39.4 from 2022 to 2030 But what exactly is the metaverse? Wikipedia describes metaverse as follows: 'Metaverse is a hypothetica

XYO: The XY Oracle Network

Imagine this, you just landed after a long and tiring flight and make your way towards baggage collection. You wait tirelessly while the other passengers find their bags and make their way to the exit. As time passes, the thought that the airline might have misplaced your baggage kicks in, not a good feeling to have right? I am sure many of you have been in this situation. What if there was a way for you and the airline to track your baggage in real time? Would save everyone the hassle of lost baggage right? XYO does just that!!! XYO's website describes XYO as a "Network of devices that anonymously collects and validates geospatial data or data with a geographic component"  XYO's application could be leveraged by multiple industries .e.g. airline industry, car rental, hospital, e-commerce etc (you can read about the use case of these industries on XYO's website: https://xyo.network/case-studies/) This all sounds great, but how does the XYO network collect and vali