Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin Satvik Sethi lost the U.S. visa lottery and then he lost a whole lot more. After his employer, Mastercard MA , transferred him to London from New York, he was overwhelmed by a 40% cut in pay that he only received sporadically due to company systems problems. He ended up taking outside work just to make ends meet. The 2020 graduate of Binghamton University had the grandiose title of NFT product lead, and proving that he knew his stuff, he made his resignation letter a non-fungible token that the public can mint for 0.023 ether, or about $38, netting him $3,610 from 95 supporters. Sethi, who would not reveal how much he was paid, described his time in London in bleak terms. “At Mastercard, I was a victim of harassment & emotional distress caused by a series of mismanaged processes, miscommunication, internal inefficiency,” he wrote in a Twitter thread . “I had to work side jobs this past year to make ends meet, … [Read more...] about Mastercard NFT Chief Quits Over Pay, Offers Tokens Of His Resignation
Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin Key takeaways With Microsoft’s surprisingly high investment of $10 billion into OpenAI (the startup behind the revolutionary ChatGPT) during economic uncertainty, AI-related tokens have increased in value While cryptocurrency and the blockchain exploded in popularity during the last few years, the hype is now about artificial intelligence. Crypto and AI offer a unique long-term investment opportunity Artificial liquid intelligence (ALI) is the utility token from the Alethea blockchain, where the company has created intelligent NFTs as they attempt to combine generative AI and blockchain technology Ever since the AI-powered chatbot ChatGPT hit the market late last year, there has been plenty of hype surrounding the field of artificial intelligence. Over the years, news sources hinted at a future strongly influenced by AI and machine learning. Still, we hadn’t experienced its power first-hand until generative … [Read more...] about Should You Invest In Artificial Liquid Intelligence? Exploring The Marriage Between NFTs And AI
Metaverse is the virtual world that helps people build an intuitive interaction with each other. It requires diverse technologies that provide the platform robustness, flexibility, and scalability. The basic requirement in metaverse development is the amalgamation of hi-tech hardware and software techniques. The technologies like AR/VR, IoT, machine learning, and high-level languages are the top demanding technologies that can level up the users’ experience. Many companies are interested in creating a virtual space like this and are looking forward to experimenting in this space. Also, individuals are highly intrigued in using this technology, especially in the gaming industry. A superb collection of games creates a 3D world where the players feel like they are playing in the real world. This gives a real-life experience of interactivity with fellow players. Understanding The Need For AR/VR In The Metaverse Metaverse is a unique space that gives an immersive experience to the … [Read more...] about Grow Your Business With Metaverse Development
Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin Anna Belova, Founder & CEO of DEVAR , a Phygital Company. Forbes Under 30. Tech Entrepreneur. Expert in AR and Metaverse. It is relentless and inevitable that our world will change. These changes can please us, scare us, inspire us and surprise us. But they will still happen no matter our reaction. For change is like the elements—that is, it's not subject to human will. Take books, for example. The earliest complete printed book was published in 868. Since then, more than a thousand years have passed, but the essence and purpose of books have not changed. Famous Argentine poet and novelist Jorge Luis Borges was convinced that "books will never disappear. It is impossible for it to happen. Of all man's diverse tools, undoubtedly the most astounding are his books." But is this statement true now in the era of the metaverse, digital realities and artificial intelligence? Let's try to find out. … [Read more...] about How Will The Metaverse Change The Publishing Market?
Metaverse has become a big and well-known idea in the blockchain industry in the past few months. Industries like entertainment, gaming, fashion, education, real estate, and business have noticed it. Transactions in the Metaverse are made possible through cryptocurrencies, attracting many cryptocurrency investors. Metaverse tokens are set to revolutionize the way brands connect with consumers. Although many metaverse coins are available, not all are worth investing in. Users use metaverse tokens as their currency to purchase items in the 3D world, such as real estate, avatar clothing, and more. They can also produce and sell goods, products, and services on the platform. Investing in a Metaverse Token Development Company holds value, so it’s best to invest in tokens that show potential through utility, efficiency, or financial support. Here are the top 4 tokens suggested by the Metaverse Development Company: Enjin Coin (ENJ): An established Ethereum-based cryptocurrency … [Read more...] about Metaverse Token Development Worth Investing in 2023
Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin Whether it's through grants, individual donations or membership fees, nonprofits rely heavily on funding sources to continue their missions. However, when those resources are limited, they require other forms of funding to keep going. Fortunately, there are many additional funding options available for organizations to leverage when resources are low. Below, 10 Forbes Nonprofit Council members share what some of those alternative forms of funding are that nonprofits can take advantage of and how these sources can help support an organization's mission. 1. A Revenue-Generating Product Monetize your nonprofit's strategic initiatives by creating a for-profit or working with like-minded nonprofits to develop a revenue-generating product. The Mozilla Foundation is a great example of a nonprofit productizing its services with Firefox. We also did this successfully with Fair Work, an evidence-based solution for corporations … [Read more...] about 10 Experts Share Funding Alternatives For Nonprofits