More SA firms to explore the metaverse in 2022
The ongoing metaverse and NFT hype will draw the interest of local companies as they explore immersive tech to increase profit margins and improve operations.
University of the People intros NFT diplomas, crypto payments
As digital currency becomes mainstream, the global online university introduces a crypto-currency-based payment method and non-fungible token diplomas.
Many crypto firsts achieved in 2021, say SA-based exchanges
Among the highlights for 2021, the exchanges say this year, cryptos became a multi-trillion-dollar asset as institutional investors increasingly embraced them.
Technology trends likely to dominate SA in 2022
Rein in radical expectations and analyse conditions unique to SA before planning for tech trends that will invigorate the medium-sized business space in 2022.
SA’s NFT market falls behind as buoyant counterparts cash in
As the blockchain-based cryptographic trend booms across the globe, research shows South Africans are less likely to own NFTs compared to global counterparts.
Non-fungible tokens find favour beyond art and entertainment
Non-fungible tokens are evolving to be bigger than an art and entertainment fad, as use cases spread to multiple other new domains, says GlobalData.
NFT-based marketplace Momint targets artists, athletes
The newly-launched South African online marketplace allows artists to auction, sell and trade their art work as non-fungible tokens.