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Business Virtual Reality

What The 1980s Video Game Industry Can Teach Us About the Metaverse

The 1980s – a time of heavy metal, big hair, and video games. I spoke at immerse Global Summit Metaverse 2.0 conference about what the metaverse industry can learn from the 1980s and 90s video game industry. I was inspired by Console Wars by Blake J. Harris. While reading Console Wars, I couldn’t help but […]

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Business Virtual Reality

J.P. Morgan sees opportunities in the metaverse

JPMorgan opened a lounge in Decentraland. They’re now a metaverse company. Or are they? I decided to visit the Onyx lounge myself. It was not easy to find the lounge. I had to look through a couple articles before one that listed the coordinates. It’s at Metajuku mall at 94,21. Once there it was easy […]

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Book Reviews Business Technology

The Name of the Game is the Game

In Console Wars (the story of Sega vs. Nintendo), one theme ran through the book. It was this quote, “the name of the game is the game.” The name of the game is the game. Peter Main, Nintendo This quote is coined by Peter Main of Nintendo America. He realized that it was software that […]

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Book Reviews Business Technology

4 Books to Start Off 2022

I normally wrap up the year with a list of industry books that I enjoyed reading. However, this year I didn’t read any technology books (minus The Augmented Workforce). I spent my time indulging in guilt-free beach reads on Lake Michigan. I enjoyed Elin Hilderbrand’s stories on Nantucket so much that I bought the cookbook […]

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Business Guest Post

7 Networking Tips for Aspiring Entrepreneurs 

Guest post by Michael Stephenson

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Business Guest Post

Launching a Home-Based Business: Everything You Need to Know

Guest post by Amy Collet, creator of Bizwell.org.