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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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Book Reviews Virtual Reality

Launch into the Future with the Metaverse Book Club

A few weeks ago I made a joke poll on LinkedIn about starting a metaverse book club. The joke quickly got real as the poll exploded and people asked me to start the club. Tonight was the first meeting of the Metaverse Book Club. We discussed The Augmented Workforce by Cathy Hackl and John Buzzell. […]

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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

Join my Discord!

Join the Metaverse Book Club Discord A Discord club for the metaverse – not just books.

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Lifestyle Personal Development

201 A Year In Review

This year was crazy. I never knew I could do so much as a freelancer. I edited a book! The Augmented Workforce: How AR, AI, and 5G Will Impact Every Dollar You Make came out early in 2021. I had the honor of editing it for Cathy Hackl and John Buzzell. Became a certified Soul […]

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Culture Personal Development Technology

Astronauts In The Ocean

Do you ever hear a song that you can’t get out of your head? The latest for me is Astronaut in the Ocean by Masked Wolf. The chorus goes like this: What you know about rolling down in the deep?When your brain goes numb, you can call that mental freezeWhen these people talk too much, […]