We Know MUCH BETTER THAN to Allow Facebook to regulate the Metaverse
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We Know MUCH BETTER THAN to Allow Facebook to regulate the Metaverse

Bree McEwan, Associate Professor, Institute of Communication, Culture, Information, and Technology, University of Toronto._______In the midst of the scandals of the Facebook papers, Facebook rebranded the company as Meta. The new name was designed to reflect a focus beyond the Facebook social network platform, and into the metaverse — the extension of the internet into…

Not Ideal, but MUCH BETTER THAN Nothing
Better Ideal

Not Ideal, but MUCH BETTER THAN Nothing

Source: Adobe/TimUS Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chair Gary Gensler has reiterated that he welcomes applications for bitcoin (BTC) futures-backed exchange traded funds (ETFs), but with no words on the prospects for a “physically”-backed ETF. However, analysts seem to agree that a futures-backed “paper bitcoin” ETF could still be useful. Speaking during an asset management conference…

When More Isn’t Better: Inflation In The 21st Century
Better Isn’t

When More Isn’t Better: Inflation In The 21st Century

Over the last 40 years, monetary policy has caused interest rates to decline from a high of around 20% down to the zero bound. During the same period, the U.S. dollar (USD) money supply has expanded at a rate never before seen in modern history and asset prices in dollar terms exploded to the upside,…