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Once the preserve of thought experiments in philosophy textbooks and blockbuster dystopias like The Matrix and Ready Player One, the concept of a metaverse – a virtual world in which we experience the life of our digital twin – may soon be a reality for UK businesses and consumers.

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what is the metaverse exactly?

Read techUK's insight explaining why the metaverse became the hot topic of 2022, and why it might just be here to stay

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Event round-up: Exploring the metaverse

Kick starting the new future visions series, techUK was joined by IBM, NVIDIA, Baker McKenzie and Metanomic to explore what is the metaverse, and what this term means for the UK tech sector

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