What Is the Metaverse and Should HPC Care?

Other than the geek factor, why should HPC people care about the Metaverse and alternate spaces like those depicted in the book, Snow Crash?
“If these technologies become as commonplace and important as we believe they will, people who choose not to participate may end up as left out of commercial and civic discourse as Web-ignorant people are today.” Full Story

The Metaverse Matrix (Courtesy of the Acceleration Studies Foundation)


About Rich
FlexRex began his life as a cartoon character I created a Sun Microsystems. As the world's first "fictional blogger," he appeared in numerous parody films that made fun of the whole work-from-home thing. Somewhere along the line, the Sun IT department adopted FlexRex as their spokesman in a half-dozen security awareness films for employees. So when I left Sun recently, I started FlexRex Communications, a Marketing company in Portland, Oregon.

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