The hype around the Metaverse has died down, but it should be far from being written off. Citizens also see opportunities and are inclined to give the technology a try, according to a new infographic from Block-Builders.de.
Every tenth German can imagine a complete digital life in the Metaverse. For 64 percent of Germans, at least a partial shift of activities to the digital world is conceivable. This is the conclusion of a recent study by the Fraunhofer Institute for System and Innovation Research ISI.
The data of citizens of other countries is clearly exceeded. In the United States of America, 23 percent of citizens would imagine shifting their lives completely to the Metaverse, in China that figure is even 34 percent.
There are also major differences in willingness to pay. For example, the average price for the necessary Metaverse equipment in Germany is 367 euros, while in China it is the equivalent of 1,150 euros – and this, mind you, even though the average gross domestic product per capita in the Middle Kingdom is significant lower . The willingness of Chinese citizens may be due to government initiative. “The Metaverse will be the new slaughterhouse of the competition for innovationThat says Yu Jianing of the industry association of Chinese mobile phone companies CMCA. According to the state-run thinkthank China Institutes of Contemporary International Relations (CICIR), the Metaverse could also be a “an integral part of political thought […] and the political security of a countryWhile the so-called West is still struggling, China is already creating facts.
Google metaverse searches have declined significantly recently. In fact, sales of virtual land across the various metaverses dropped by a whopping 98 percent from last year’s high — and the prices of numerous metaverse cryptocurrencies (including MANA and SAND) fell as well. Nevertheless, development is in full swing.
And while some see great potential, others are grappling with the development, which sometimes has strange blossoms, for example in the form of a Metaverse headset that also attaches to the mouth so that Metaverse fans can listen to theirs when they get the visit online worlds Do not disturb family, friends or neighbours.