As technology drives a new ‘vertical world’, the evolution of the Metaverse is likely to be driven by geopolitical competition.
Facebook owner Meta Platforms is beginning to test tools for selling virtual assets and experiences within its virtual reality platform Horizon Worlds, a key part of its plan for creating a metaverse.
A BBC News investigation has found that the Metaverse exposes children to “entirely inappropriate” and “incredibly harmful” sexual content.
Turkiye's Directorate of Religious Affairs says that although the metaverse visit of the Kaaba can be performed, it will "never be considered a real worship."
VR is increasingly being used to treat a wide range of mental health problems, and more people are starting to get comfortable with it.
Organisers aim to promote a positive image of Palestine by showcasing its rich culture alongside commercial opportunities.
Visited by more than four million people in 12 countries in four years, the NASA Space Exhibition has arrived in Turkey, featuring special pieces from outer space and dozens of high-tech space instruments.
The tiny Caribbean nation has inked a deal with leading metaverse platform Decentraland to legally declare digital real estate to build its virtual embassy.
Project Dastaan uses digital experiences to create a virtual homecoming for the survivors of the Subcontinent's bloody partition in 1947.
Regulation by China's cyberspace authority says that providers and users of online video news and audio services are "not allowed" to use new technologies such as deep learning and virtual reality to create, distribute and broadcast "fake news".
Vice president of augmented and virtual reality at Facebook explains how thought-commanded interactions might dramatically alter how people experience augmented or virtual reality scenarios, which currently feature hand-held controls.
At the Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles, hardware developers are delivering new controllers to help immerse gamers and enhance their virtual reality experience.
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