The Walt Disney Company has included the Polygon second-level blockchain solution project in the accelerator program for 2022. The MATIC token has risen in price by 16.8% per day.
This year’s Disney program focuses on augmented reality, NFT, and artificial intelligence (AI).
Accelerator participants will receive recommendations from senior management of the company, as well as from a special mentor. The demonstration of the results of the initiative will take place in autumn.
“For nearly a century, Disney has been at the forefront of using technology to create the entertainment of the future. Disney accelerator is proud to be a part of this legacy. With our latest class of company, we look forward to reaffirming our commitment to innovation and continuing to bring magical experiences to Disney Viewers and guests for the next 100 years,” said Bonnie Rosen, Program General Manager.
Other contributors to the Disney initiative include NFT app Flickplay, augmented reality platforms Red 6 and obsess, and AI projects Inworld and Lockerverse.
Against the news background, over the past 24 hours, the Polygon (MATIC) token has increased in price by 16.8%. Over the week, the asset has risen in price by almost 23% and is trading at around $0.64