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Software & systems

Model Bella Hadid joins metaverse with NFT collection

Model Bella Hadid joins metaverse with NFT collection

US supermodel Bella Hadid has stepped from the catwalk into the metaverse with the launch of CY-B3LLA - a collection of Non-Fungible Tokens featuring artwork based on 3-D scans of her face and body. Hadid, ...
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Inside Citizen Wolf’s bold vision to reengineer the fashion industry
Apple reveals software to make its products more inclusive
How startups are applying AI to ease supply chain disruptions

Software & systems Archives

‘The opportunity for augmented reality is in its infancy’: Snap APAC GM

Last week, Snap unveiled a slew of new tools and features that aim to make it easy for retailers and brands to create 3D...

Snap pushes into augmented reality shopping, unveils flying camera

"We believe there's a tremendous amount of opportunity to build tools … that are connected to what we see in front of us...

Behind the scenes of Baby Bunting’s long-awaited digital transformation

A few years ago, Baby Bunting's e-commerce replatforming went seriously awry. But it turned out to be a blessing in disg...

Why human experience should be at the heart of retail tech

Top retailers focus on consumers’ perceived and actual experiences with technology, not how impressive the technology is...

Storytelling is key: Formula 1 drives push into the metaverse

Alfa Romeo has partnered with AR platform JigSpace to bring its F1 business into the metaverse. Here, we talk to JigSpac...

Why Peloton’s new exercise platform Lanebreak taps into the power of gaming

Through a partnership with Warner Music Group, Peloton has created exercise regimes that scale between four different di...

How Australia’s largest online art retailer is bringing NFTs to the masses

Bluethumb is launching a new standalone website for digital art, where customers will be able to purchase still images, ...

Cue, Bianca Spender kick off digital transformation program in Australia

For the next six months, the AFC will shepherd brands such as Cue, Bianca Spender and Daniel Avakian through a course to...

Apple to let iPhones accept credit cards without extra hardware

The new feature will instead turn the iPhone into a payment terminal, allowing merchants to accept payments with the tap...

Step aside, luxury retail: Walmart is entering the metaverse

The biggest retailer in the world has reportedly filed several trademark applications that suggest it plans to create it...

Tasty TV: Japanese professor creates lickable screen

"The goal is to make it possible for people to have the experience of something like eating at a restaurant on the other...

What Nike’s NFT acquisition says about the future of virtual fashion

Nike has solidified its frontrunner position in the race to dominate the metaverse with its recent acquisition of NFT st...

Tech experts scramble to address critical software bug as hackers strike

The vulnerability, known as Log4j, comes from a popular open source product that helps software developers track changes...

Meet the Aussie smart farm that made a statement at COP26

A Queensland banana farm that supplies the nation's biggest supermarkets is taking part in an innovative trial to minimi...

Carrefour’s Flash 10/10 c-store deploys avatars and AI to speed purchases

Paris' Flash 10/10 concept store has been described as "one of the stores with the most advanced technology in the world...