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Sansar

How Sansar is Brokering in the New Era of the Metaverse

The metaverse is a world of near-endless potential, albeit a virtual one, and many innovators are finding new ways to use this technology. One of those innovators is Sansar, a social virtual reality/metaverse platform that enables users to embark on their next great virtual adventure.

JUNE 20, 2024

MSN

Portals Project

New York-Dublin portal connected once again | Morning in America

The popular new portal sculptures in New York and Dublin are connected again after officials put more security measures in place after inappropriate behavior by some forced its shutdown. Benediktas Gylys, artist of the portal sculptures, says he was inspired to build them because he was tired of living “in a world of constant separation.”

MAY 22, 2024

News Nation

Portals Project

We Stood on Both Sides of the New York–Dublin Portal and It Was Glorious

Hundreds of people and two WIRED reporters gathered at the Portal, which is open again after being closed due to “inappropriate behavior.”

MAY 22, 2024

wired.com

Portals Project

Wild reason content creator flashed portal revealed

An OnlyFans model who went viral for flashing her breasts in front of the NYC-Dublin livestream “portal” wasn’t the only one with the bright idea.

MAY 19, 2024

news.com

Portals Project

Larry speaks with the Director of the PORTALS ORGANIZATION and SANSAR C.E.O. Joe Callahan

The WOR Saturday Morning Show with Larry Mendte

MAY 19, 2024

IHeart Radio – Spreaker

Portals Project

Public Art Portal Intended to Dismantle Argument For Borders Needs a Border to Protect It

The Portal, a public art installation intended to demonstrate how borders hinder human affinity and connectivity, now needs a border and 24/7 security to protect it from undesirables.

MAY 17, 2024

ABC News.com

Portals Project

NYC Dublin portal plans AI fix that blurs blinking and smoking

The misconduct at the NYC-Dublin portal that led organizers to shut down the live stream connection between the two cities – including a New Jersey fan flashing the screen – was “inevitable”, says the director of the Company behind the project.

MAY 16, 2024

ustimestoday.com

Portals Project

Director of company behind NYC-Dublin portal says flashes, raunchy antics ‘inevitable’ — vows return

Joe Callahan said the Portals Organization is working on a high-tech fix, including an AI censor that will blur naughty stunts.

MAY 16, 2024

New York Post