Category: Economy

Half A Billion Dollars To Be Invested In Advanced Plastic Recycling Facilities In UK

By Rebecca Bird LONDON — A new partnership may see more than half a billion US dollars (£400 million) invested in 10 recycling facilities across the United Kingdom over the coming years in a bid to tackle the plastic waste crisis. Renewable and alternative energy company Clean Planet Energy announced a joint venture with Luxembourg-based private

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What The Bored Ape Yacht Club And Quontic’s Pool Party In The Metaverse Means For Your Company

By Christos Andreas Makridis Crypto might be tanking, but metaverse spending is bounding to new heights. Investments in the metaverse surged to $12 billion in 2021 from $5.9 billion in 2020 to more than$5.9 billion in 2020 to more than. The metaverse could grow to $13 trillion – more than half the size of the

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Wall Street Degen Club Focuses On Financial Literacy

By Jonathan Hobbs Financial literacy takes education. That’s where The Wall Street Degen Club comes in. The Wall Street Degen Club (WSDC) is a blockchain-based private trading community. (A blockchain is a digital ledger of transactions.) It is also an online university that offers courses about trading and finance. The focus is educating holders in

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Fatburger Unwraps NFT Collection

By Michelle D. Madsen Fatburger is commemorating National Hamburger Day, which is Saturday, by handing out 500 limited-edition non-fungible tokens (NFTs) to customers. Each complimentary NFT will grant access to a free made-to-order Original Fatburger, thanks to a collaboration with Supper Club, a Web3 eating community that supports restaurants. “Americans eat over 50 billion burgers

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A Digital Way To Stop Evictions: Buy Real Estate In The Metaverse

By Michelle D. Madsen It is digital to the rescue. HomeStart, a Boston-based not-for-profit organization dedicated to ending homelessness, is launching a project called INVERSE to help families on the brink of eviction by selling digital apartments in the metaverse. The apartments start at one Ethereum (ETH), around $3,000 and roughly equal to what it

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