Extended Reality

July 12, 2022, by
Issue #72 – Real Fake Newsletter – Building Communities, Token-Gating and The Avatar Economy

Building Communities, Token-Gating, Decentralized Autonomous Organizations, Our Virtual Lives Are Real Lives and The Avatar Economy

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June 28, 2022, by
Issue #70 – Real Fake Newsletter

YouTube Culture & Trends Report 2022, Can Virtual Reality Help Ease Chronic Pain and Are We Post-Platform?

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June 21, 2022, by
Issue #69 – Real Fake Newsletter

TikTok Killed The Video Star, How TikTok Is Changing Marketing In The Music Industry And Beyond, The Rise of the Internet's Creative Middle Class and Value Creation in the Metaverse

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June 14, 2022, by
Issue #68 – Real Fake 

Sentient AI, Luxury 3.0, TikTok Avatars, DALL-E, Barbie Enters The Metaverse and Johnny Depp Has Become a Full-Circle Meme

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May 3, 2022, by
Issue #62 – Real Fake

Airbnb’s Design To Live And Work Anywhere, BAYC's Otherside Is Here, NFT Use Cases 2022, Gen Z Does Not Dream Of Labor and Snapchat’s Flying Camera

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February 22, 2022, by
Issue #52 – Real Fake

Who Is Behind QAnon and GoldMan Sachs and J.P. Morgan Have A Vision About The Metaverse

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May 10, 2021, by
Issue #10 – Playing With Reality – The YOLO FOMO LOL Economy 🚀🔮🌟

Erin Griffith, a tech journalist, coined the term “The YOLO FOMO LOL Economy” in two of her articles. We think it perfectly describes today’s meme society. In this #10 issue you will probably experience some fear of missing out yourself.

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May 3, 2021, by
Issue #9 – Playing With Reality 🚀🔮🌟

Researchers have shown that deepfake technology can be used to manipulate satellite imagery to produce real-looking — but totally fake — overhead maps of cities.

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April 28, 2021, by
Do we automate for the right reasons? – How to make your employees feel super-empowered

the ones that are focused on implementing automation because they want to make their employees empowered are the ones that succeed.

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April 26, 2021, by
Issue #8 – Playing With Reality – The New Renaissance 🚀🔮🌟

It’s the digital reincarnation of Albert Einstein, who you can ask all kinds of scientific questions.

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April 19, 2021, by
Issue #7 – Playing With Reality – Twerk Hero, Ponzi Career, Beauty Filters, Monkey Mindpong, NFT and Deepfake Porn🚀🔮🌟🤳

It’s a long newsletter this time. A lot of things have happened last week. From monkeys playing video games with their mind, to Paris Hilton promoting NFT’s, to congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez performing sexual acts in deepfake videos.

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April 13, 2021, by
Superstupidity and Artificial Intelligence

Today's launch our new report on machine intelligence "The Frankenstein Factor". It's an anatomy of fear of artificial intelligence.

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April 12, 2021, by
Issue #6 – Playing With Reality – The Birth of the Virtual Economy 🚀🔮🌟

Sometimes the Internet makes you feel like a boomer. Why should you buy virtual clothes for your avatar?

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April 8, 2021, by
New and Improved

Tragically we often discover weeks or months later the vision we had of our code solving problems was never achieved.

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April 6, 2021, by
Playing With Reality – Issue #3 🚀🔮🌟

This week we focus on deepfake technology. For starters, the FBI warned in an alert that malicious actors “almost certainly” will be using deepfakes to advance their influence or cyber-operations in the coming weeks.

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March 31, 2021, by
Issue #5 – Playing With Reality – How Generation Z Is Changing The Way We Do Business 🚀🔮🌟

The giant container ship Ever Given that has blocked traffic in the Suez Canal for the last week, bringing a key global trade route to a standstill and capturing the world’s attention, was partially refloated as we’re writing this newsletter.

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March 26, 2021, by
Issue #4 – Playing With Reality – The Great Acceleration Is Coming!!!

Playing with Reality is a weekly newsletter in which SogetiLabs’s Research Institute VINT examines the future where synthetic reality becomes part or our objective reality. The newsletter is also a preview of our upcoming book Playing with Reality. Subscribe here.

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March 11, 2021, by
Apple’s New iPod? A New AI Weakness Revealed

Most recently OpenAI, a machine learning research organization, announced the availability of CLIP, a general-purpose vision system based on neural networks.

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March 4, 2021, by
Toughen up — Building more robust models with adversarial training

If you are to believe cartoons and old timey comedy slapstick humour, the protagonist putting on a moustache was enough of a disguise to fool people into thinking they are someone completely different.

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December 30, 2020, by
Quality engineering and the world of AI/ML

As an industry, it took us a while to move from Quality Assurance to Quality engineering. However, the further enhancements in Quality engineering are happening at a very fast pace.

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