Nina Xiang’s New Book, Parallel Metaverses, Officially Available at Virtual Event
– The first Metaverse book launch event inside the Metaverse will include a virtual author meet-and-greet, Proof Of Attendance Protocol (POAP) token giveaways, and sweepstakes to win free books
HONG KONG, March 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The first Book Launch Event inside the Metaverse will take place with the official launch of by Nina Xiang New delivered Parallel metaverseswho is the founder of China Money Network. The virtual event will be held inside Decentraland, one of the most popular decentralized metaverse platforms in the world.
As the Metaverse becomes widely accepted as the next chapter of the Internet, companies have embraced the concept by hosting product launch events, fashion shows, and developer conferences inside the Metaverse. by Nina Xiang The book launch event will be the first book launch event to be held inside the metaverse, featuring a virtual author meet-and-greet, Proof Of Attendance Protocol (POAP) token giveaways, and a raffle for win free copies of the book.
“It’s definitely going to be a different book launch event than what I’ve done in the past when I’ve sat behind a desk and signed books for readers,” says Nina Xiang. “Three years into the Covid pandemic, authors must find new ways to connect with readers. future book events in our future 3D virtual world.”
POAP (Proof Of Attendance Protocol) tokens are tokens from the Gnosis Chain (formerly xDai) Ethereum sidechain that serve as proof of having attended an event. These tokens have become popular in Decentraland events and more and more players want to collect POAP tokens.
The new book, Parallel Metaverses: How the United States, China and the rest of the world shape different virtual worldswritten by an award-winning journalist and author Nina Xianglaunches online today with e-book and paperback versions available at Amazon.com.
Readers can order the book now at this link: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B09RN764WF
The official book launch will be accompanied by a virtual book launch event taking place inside Decentraland at 9am-10am, hong kong It’s time April 3, 2022. Nina Xiang – as an avatar – will interact with participants and answer questions from the audience. Participants will receive their unique POAP token and have a chance to win free copies of the book.
Everyone is invited to join at this link: https://events.decentraland.org/event/?id=47640abf-3912-4081-b4f1-5b881155a6e7
Readers can visit as guests or create their own accounts on Decentraland. Then it’s as simple as clicking on the link to be teleported to the virtual field where the event is taking place. The time and date are hong kong time, so readers in other locations must convert the time to their local time to participate. Please plan to first spend approximately 30 minutes setting up avatars and logging into Decentraland before the event start time.
Parallel metaverses is the first attempt to examine how the United States, China, Europe, South Korea, Japan and other global tech hotspots are building their respective metaverses. The book reviews major technology companies including Meta (Facebook), Microsoft, Apple, Google, TencentByteDance, Alibaba, Baidu, Huawei, Samsung, Sony and Nvidia are building their versions of the future 3D internet.
The book examines major metaverse technologies including AR, VR, MR (XR) hardware, game engines, virtual human, blockchain and their respective competitive landscape. Finally, Xiang provides an overview of the metaverse’s business opportunities, as well as the risks and challenges.
“There will be many metaverses existing in parallel, and future virtual worlds will ride on the existing rails of the Internet,” says Nina Xiang. “Games will be the entrée and main course of the Metaverse banquet, while the blockchain-based Metaverse will play a marginal or minor role. Ultimately, the Metaverse will likely reflect the messy and chaotic nature of our physical world. “
The book gives readers a full and deep dive into how the Metaverse will likely be shaped across the world. CEOs, business executives, entrepreneurs, investors and career professionals can then use this knowledge to be better equipped to formulate their development strategies, find growth opportunities and seek investments for their own organizations as the next chapter of the Internet unfolds.
The book is published ahead of its previously announced schedule of a May 3, 2022 release date.
On Nina Xiang
Nina Xiang is a renowned author and award-winning journalist, and an expert in China’s venture capital and technology industry with nearly twenty years of experience in financial and business media. She has held editorial positions at Bloomberg BusinessWeek, Euromoney Institutional Investor, China Radio International and China Business Network in beijing, new York, Shanghaiand hong kong.
In 2011, she founded China Money Network, a tracking platform China smart investments and technological innovation.
Nina Xiang is part of the team that won an award for excellence in human rights reporting at the SOPA Awards in 2007. She received an annual scholarship from the Foreign Press Association in 2007.
She contributes to the agenda of the World Economic Forum and was named Female Entrepreneur of the Year at the 2019 ChinaBang Awards. She frequently appears in various international media including the BBC, CNN, Financial Times, Nikkei and CGTN.
His previous booksRed AI: Victories and warnings of the rise of artificial intelligence in China” and “US-China Tech War: What China’s Tech History Reveals About Future Tech Rivalrywere both the number one new releases in their respective categories.
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SOURCE Chinese Money Network