Covid pushed us deep into the metaverse, and it’s just the beginning

The pandemic has pushed more of us into the digital workspace, with teleworking becoming the new normal. It’s just the beginning of a move into the metaverse – and some of that new territory is scary. Hailey Ngo reports, in an ongoing series on the impact of digital media in our lives.

Life’s a game at Melbourne Knowledge Week

From unravelling the truth of a historical crime, to looking at immersive AI in Dungeons & Dragons, Melbourne Knowledge Week is championing reconnecting through play and technology. Emily Spindler-Carruthers reports.