[LINK] Averse to Metaverse Hype

Roger Clarke Roger.Clarke at xamax.com.au
Tue Nov 15 15:18:55 AEDT 2022

So, what exactly is the metaverse?
Don't overcommit just yet, warns one analyst.
Marty Resnick  [ Achtung:  "VP analyst at Gartner" ]
Information Age
Nov 15 2022

> ... research firm Gartner expects that by 2026, 25% of people will
spend at least one hour a day in a metaverse for work, shopping,
education, social media and/or entertainment.

I wonder if anyone can dredge up Gartner's prognostications at the same
stage in the hype-cycle for Second Life?

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