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Science

The Environment & Utility Services

Utility services are essential to many facilities as they include basic amenities, such as electricity, sewage, water, and natural gas. That said, while utilities are integral to business operations, they can also adversely affect the environment.  It begs the question, how can systems essential to space’s functionality have such an impact on the environment?  Electrical […]

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US

Core™ Metaverse Expansion Sets a New Utility Standard for NFT Owners and Communities

SAN MATEO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–As crypto enthusiasts and popular brands grow their digital asset collections, Core, a free creator-powered metaverse platform, is setting a new standard for NFT utility by allowing users to import NFT assets on the Ethereum blockchain and create engaging experiences in the Core Metaverse. Core users can now easily bring NFTs to […]

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Life Style

‘It’s a middle-class dream come true!’ How the utility room became the new status symbol

I am immune to utility room envy. The only one I know – my father’s – is impossible to lust after: a spidery, grave-cold windowless room, containing only a washing machine that boils clothes, a novelty pewter tankard full of fuses, and a pile of yellowing British Telecom envelopes. But arachnid-free, luxurious spaces for laundry […]

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US

Women Creating Commerce Utility in Web3

Uniting Sustainability, Real World Fashion, and Metaverse Wearables Artist Stephanie Dillion creates hand-painted artwork in collaboration with Burnett to release 1777 metaverse wearable NFTs in support of women in web3 rising NEW YORK, June 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — In the continued quest for an equitable and sustainable future in fashion, Burnett New York unveils their […]

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Entertainment

Batman’s Best Utility Belts In The Movies, Ranked

Perhaps no other part of Batman’s suit is more important than the utility belt. The utility belt contains the useful tools and tricks The Dark Knight needs to fight crime across Gotham City. From nifty gadgets to smoke capsules, the various contents of Batman’s utility belt make him the successful crime-fighter he’s famous for being. […]

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Finance

Utility shut-offs loom after pandemic freezes expire for US households

The coronavirus pandemic and rising energy prices have left millions of US households in arrears on their electric and gas bills, and some are now about to lose service as moratoria on utility shut-offs expire. More than 20mn households were behind on utility payments worth $23bn at the end of February, nearly double the number […]

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US

Utah OCAVU brings utility to Web3, launches new web3 network, OCAVU token

Lehi — OCAVU announced the launch of a first-of-its-kind and patent-pending utility engine for the Web3 ecosystem, the OCAVU Network. Now, brands and influencers can easily assign, distribute, and enable real-world value from digital experiences like NFTs and tokens to build community with their users. Formerly SeekXR, OCAVU also announced a new token, and the company […]

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Weird

Law of diminishing marginal utility

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US

Web3 Giants Buying Big3 NFTs Indicates Utility Is ‘Next Frontier’

Last month, a JWS column explained why Big3’s plan to decentralize sports team ownership was different—and frankly, more exciting—than any previous endeavor hatched. The league is giving Fire-tier token-holders premium seats to every game, the option to monetize team IP, voting rights and the opportunity to participate in the financial upside if/when the club is […]

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US

API3 First to Bring Quantum Random Numbers to Blockchain, Offering a Truly Unpredictable, Secure, and Free RNG Utility to dApps

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands–(BUSINESS WIRE)–API3, the leading first-party blockchain oracle solution providing a seamless Web3 wrapper that enables web API providers to offer their data directly on-chain, today announced that API3 QRNG, based on the Australian National University (ANU) Quantum Numbers API, is now live, allowing Web3 entities to access absolutely random (unpredictable) number generation […]