‘Snow Crash’ Author Neal Stephenson Is Building a ‘Free Metaverse’ Called Lamina1

Nearly 30 years before Facebook became Meta, there was “the metaverse.” The author Neal Stephenson coined the term in his cyberpunk novel Snow Crash in 1992 to describe an online, VR-ish world where the inhabitants of humankind could interact and escape the dystopian unpleasantness of meatspace. Though Stephenson has long been fascinated by cryptography and … Read more

DeWanda Wise Plays an Imperfect Hero in Jurassic World Dominion – The Hollywood Reporter

On June 10th, Jurassic World Dominionslast movie in Jurassic World trilogy, opens in cinemas nationwide. In recent work for Hollywood Reporter, writer Richard Newby called the film “clear evidence of the strengths and weaknesses of the blockbuster film business”. This installment in the franchise sees DeWanda Wise (airplane pilot Kayla Watts) emerge as an important … Read more

ADT (NYSE:ADT) vs. LogicMark (NASDAQ:LGMK) Critical Comparison

ADT (NYSE:ADT – Get Rating) and LogicMark (NASDAQ:LGMK – Get Rating) are both industrial products companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, risk and valuation. Profitability This table compares ADT and LogicMark’s net margins, return on … Read more

US Treasury Secretary Yellen Warns Crypto Is ‘Very Risky’ — Unsuitable for Most Retirement Savers – Regulation Bitcoin News

U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen warns crypto is a “very risky investment,” adding that she would not recommend it to most people who are saving for retirement. However, Yellen noted that Congress could restrict the type of investments allowed in retirement accounts, including 401(k) plans. Janet Yellen on Investing in Cryptocurrencies for Retirement The topic … Read more