NFT scams and metaverses: cybersecurity
1 https://www.forbes.com/sites/jonathanponciano/2022/01/20/nfts-shatter-monthly-trading-record-with-4-billion-in-sales-heres-why-theyre-still-booming- despite-the-crypto-crash/?sh=67b8df607910
2 https://www.gartner.com/en/newsroom/press-releases/2022-02-07-gartner-predicts-25-percent-of-people-will-spend-at-least-one-hour-per- day-in-the-metaverse-by-2026
3 https://www.gartner.com/en/newsroom/press-releases/2022-02-07-gartner-predicts-25-percent-of-people-will-spend-at-least-one-hour-per- day-in-the-metaverse-by-2026
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