How DARQ Technologies are Reshaping Our Experience of Reality


In this episode of The Metaverse Podcast, Dr. Matt Frew, Senior Lecturer in Enterprise and Transformational Technology at University of the West of Scotland, joins our host Jamie Burke in exploring the metaverse, hyperreality, and the convergence of “DARQ technologies”.

DARQ stands for Distributed Ledger Systems, Artificial Intelligence, Virtual, Augmented, Mixed and Extended Reality, Quantum Computing.

If you’re interested in exploring the Metaverse and the transformative technologies driving it forward, this episode is for you. Tune in to:

  • Understand the concept of hyperreality and how our perception of reality is influenced by media and technology.
  • Contemplate the idea of simulation theory and its implications on our understanding of reality and the possibility of our existence being in a higher simulation.
  • Gain insights into generative AI and its role in creating realistic digital content, potentially blurring the lines between simulation and reality.
  • Understand the potential of emerging technologies, especially in the hands of young people, to shape a positive future, where the Metaverse is seen as a space for creativity and imagination.

Want to be a guest on The Metaverse Podcast? Get in touch with Laura Stancescu by emailing!

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