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Minors Use Discord Servers to Earn Extra Pocket Money Through Spreading Malware

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Tuesday, June 28, 2022 - 1:00pm

PRAGUE, June 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Avast (LSE: AVST), a global leader in digital security and privacy, has discovered an online community of minors constructing, exchanging and spreading malware, including ransomware and a mix of information stealers and cryptominers. The group lures young users by advertising access to different malware builders and tool kits that allow laypeople to construct malware easily. In some cases, people have to buy access to the malware builder tool in order to join the group, and in others, they can become group members where they are offered the tool for a nominal fee of 5 to 25 Euros.

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  • The group lures young users by advertising access to different malware builders and tool kits that allow laypeople to construct malware easily.
  • The prices of the malware builder tools differ depending on the type of tool and duration of access to the tool.
  • The types of malware exchanged among teens targets both minors and adults and have options that include password and private information stealing, cryptomining, and even ransomware.
  • Avast has created detections protecting users from the samples spreading on the servers and reached out to Discord to inform them about these groups.

Major Fortnite Professional Gaming Influencer "Fresh" Invests and Backs gDEX Metaverse

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Monday, June 27, 2022 - 1:09pm

Harley rose to prominence on social media in late 2018 after excelling in a competitive Fortnite environment and using this skill set for high level gaming content.

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  • Harley rose to prominence on social media in late 2018 after excelling in a competitive Fortnite environment and using this skill set for high level gaming content.
  • The gDEX platform is bringing together three key industries: metaverse, gaming, and DeFi, each of which come with their own promising market and exponential growth potential.
  • "I look forward to working with gDEX to build something truly valuable for the entire gaming world.
  • The gDEX Metaverse serves as a unified GameFi layer that enables interoperability across the metaverse.

Web2 Gaming Platform Giant BUFF Teams Up With Web3 Gaming Pioneer Monkeyleague

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Tuesday, June 21, 2022 - 7:07pm

MonkeyLeague and Buff Gaming Platform are teaming up to merge Web2 and Web3.

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  • MonkeyLeague and Buff Gaming Platform are teaming up to merge Web2 and Web3.
  • Buff Gaming platform, designed by gamers for gamers, rewards players for playing their favourite games.
  • The Buff Gamin g platform issues loyalty rewards to players of Fortnite, Valorant, Counter-Strike, and league of legends, among other titles.
  • As MonkeyLeague and Buff team up, the web2 gaming platform giant looks to foray into Web3.

Benzinga's 2022 Esports Listmakers Are Driving Gaming Forward

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Tuesday, June 21, 2022 - 1:27pm

At 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 22 Benzinga will hold its 2022 Esports Listmaker Event featuring cutting-edge companies that have made significant contributions to driving the esports industry forward.

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  • At 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 22 Benzinga will hold its 2022 Esports Listmaker Event featuring cutting-edge companies that have made significant contributions to driving the esports industry forward.
  • United Esports -United Esports is an esports and gaming marketing agency offering strategic positioning and creative solutions designed to engage with the 18- to 34-year-old demographic through all meaningful points of engagement.
  • Engine Gaming and Media Inc - Engine Gaming & Media is focused on developing premium consumer experiences and technology and content solutions for partners in the esports, news and gaming industry.
  • VanEck Video Gaming and eSports ETF- VanEck ESPO is an ETF focused on the video game and esports industry.

"Team Liquid Honda" League of Legends Team Naming Rights Deal Signals Expanded Relationship and Evolution of Honda's Commitment to Gaming

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Thursday, June 16, 2022 - 5:00pm

The naming rights deal as Team Liquid Honda also heralds the evolution of Honda's esports and gaming journey as the brand reaches out to gamers at all levels to deepen its relationship with young, first-time and multicultural buyers.

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  • The naming rights deal as Team Liquid Honda also heralds the evolution of Honda's esports and gaming journey as the brand reaches out to gamers at all levels to deepen its relationship with young, first-time and multicultural buyers.
  • Team Liquid Honda will debut the team's new name and its all-new jerseys at the 2022 LCS Summer Split, which begins June 17.
  • Fans can explore and try on the new Team Liquid Honda jersey in augmented reality (AR) on Snapchat, available for pre-order now, at https://tl.gg/Honda .
  • The Lens also includes a direct link to pre-order the new jersey on the Team Liquid Honda store: https://tl.gg/Honda .

Voicemod Launches World’s First Real-Time AI-Powered Voice Conversion for Everyone

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Wednesday, June 15, 2022 - 1:05pm

Voicemod ( www.voicemod.net ), the world leader in augmented voice and interactive audio, is releasing its proprietary, first-of-its-kind voice conversion product powered by artificial intelligence (AI).

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  • Voicemod ( www.voicemod.net ), the world leader in augmented voice and interactive audio, is releasing its proprietary, first-of-its-kind voice conversion product powered by artificial intelligence (AI).
  • Voicemod empowers people to find their sonic and gender identity in digital spaces and create their personalized voice avatars in real time.
  • The real-time speech-to-speech voice conversion engine makes it possible to create realistic synthetic voices while keeping facets of a users original voice such as emotion, accentuation, and pacing, creating unique sonic identities.
  • Voicemods technology innovation in speech-to-speech voice conversion allows for personal customization or integration of the users personality.

Timberland® CONSTRUCT: 10061 Enters the Metaverse

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Thursday, June 9, 2022 - 5:26pm

Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220609005851/en/
    In partnership with Epic Games' Unreal Engine and CONCEPTKICKS, Timberland unveils a one-of-a-kind design innovation experience in Fortnite.
  • Timberland Parkour Trails: This immersive gaming experience takes place on a custom Fortnite island featuring Arctic, Desert and Forest biomes.
  • For S22, CONSTRUCT enters the metaverse for the first time.
  • To learn more and share in Timberlands mission, visit a Timberland store, timberland.com or follow @timberland or @timberlandpro.

Metaverse Market To Surpass $1,542.9 Billion by 2030, says P&S Intelligence

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Thursday, June 9, 2022 - 10:45am

It will be due to the increasing requirement for metaverse to acquire digital assets with cryptocurrencies.

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  • It will be due to the increasing requirement for metaverse to acquire digital assets with cryptocurrencies.
  • During the pandemic, the metaverse market saw augmented funding due to an increase in the dependence of people on various digital platforms.
  • In the coming years, the metaverse market of the APAC region is likely to have the highest growth rate, in excess of 30%.
  • Browse detailed report on Global Metaverse Market Size, Share, Top Manufactures and Regional Forecast Analysis 2030
    The metaverse market enhances the online shopping experience with the new features of e-commerce websites.

Metaverse Market To Surpass $1,542.9 Billion by 2030, says P&S Intelligence

Retrieved on: 
Thursday, June 9, 2022 - 10:45am

It will be due to the increasing requirement for metaverse to acquire digital assets with cryptocurrencies.

Key Points: 
  • It will be due to the increasing requirement for metaverse to acquire digital assets with cryptocurrencies.
  • During the pandemic, the metaverse market saw augmented funding due to an increase in the dependence of people on various digital platforms.
  • In the coming years, the metaverse market of the APAC region is likely to have the highest growth rate, in excess of 30%.
  • Browse detailed report on Global Metaverse Market Size, Share, Top Manufactures and Regional Forecast Analysis 2030
    The metaverse market enhances the online shopping experience with the new features of e-commerce websites.

The Future of Gaming has Arrived: Everything You Need to Know About the Mirror Image One Console

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Thursday, June 9, 2022 - 12:53am

The Mirror Image One is the world's first Web 3.0 Gaming console powered by Nvidia GPUs and a Virtual Windows PC in the cloud.

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  • The Mirror Image One is the world's first Web 3.0 Gaming console powered by Nvidia GPUs and a Virtual Windows PC in the cloud.
  • The Console will have one of the fastest Internet speeds in the world compatible with most devices.
  • With the use of the Virtual Windows PC in the cloud, we have eliminated the need for needing to upgrade your device again.
  • In the meantime, join our discord to stay up to date on everything about the Mirror Image One.