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EXPLAINER: What the metaverse is and how it will work

Oct. 24, 2021 02:27 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — The term “metaverse" seems to be everywhere. Facebook is hiring thousands of engineers in Europe to work on it, while video game companies are outlining their long-term visions for what some consider the next big thing online. The metaverse, which could...

'Same frying pan': Marathoners brace for heat in Sapporo

Aug. 06, 2021 07:25 AM EDT

SAPPORO, Japan (AP) — Eliud Kipchoge looks at the early-morning heat and the heavy humidity forecast for the marathon with a cool demeanor. “All of us," the defending Olympic champion from Kenya recently said, “will be in the same frying pan.” ...