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Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - Solana NFT Marketplace Magic Eden Raises $130M, Plans Multi-Chain Expansion Solana NFT Marketplace Magic Eden Raises $130M, Plans Multi-Chain Expansion
The top NFT platform on Solana is a newly-minted crypto unicorn with a $1.6 billion valuation—and it’s going to add other blockchains.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - What is Vulcan Forged (PYR) and how to make money playing it? What is Vulcan Forged (PYR) and how to make money playing it?
Vulcan Forged is a play-to-earn game that allows players to earn cryptocurrency by winning, selling, and upgrading their in-game assets. What is a play-to-earn crypto game?Distributed technologies including blockchain and nonfungible tokens (NFTs) enable game developers and gamers a more interactive, immersive and incentivized experience than ever before through the new game model advertised by tech enthusiasts and named the play-to-earn (P2E) crypto games model.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - Ukraine sells CryptoPunks NFT donation for 90 ETH, worth over $100K Ukraine sells CryptoPunks NFT donation for 90 ETH, worth over $100K
The CryptoPunk 5364 NFT was donated to the Aid For Ukraine campaign by user 0x165cd3 who procured the artwork back on March 1, 2022. It took cross-border sanctions and an escalating war for the Ukrainian government to realize the importance of cryptocurrencies as it witnessed uninterrupted monetary aid in the form of crypto and nonfungible tokens (NFT).In a continued effort to aid the needs of its citizens and the nation, the Deputy Minister of Digital Transformation of Ukraine, Alex Bornyakov, announced the sale of a CryptoPunks NFT for 90 Ether (ETH) that was received as a donation on April 20, 2022.Breaking news on crypto donations: #CryptoPunk #5364 has been sold for 90 ETH.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - Platypus Finance Pioneers Unbiased NFT Minting on Avalanche Platypus Finance Pioneers Unbiased NFT Minting on Avalanche
[PRESS RELEASE – Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 17th June, 2022] NFT owners and traders alike have had their woes about NFT minting: it’s not a fair mint to begin with.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - Brand Connector from Smart Token Labs: Connecting Brands and NFTs Brand Connector from Smart Token Labs: Connecting Brands and NFTs
[PRESS RELEASE – Sydney, Australia, 17th June 2022] Smart Token Labs, a Web3 open source software development company, today announced the launch of its newest product, Brand Connector.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - NFT Trading Platform Magic Eden Raises $130m at $1.6B Valuation NFT Trading Platform Magic Eden Raises $130m at $1.6B Valuation
NFT marketplace Magic Eden has raised a new $130 million in a Series B funding round, increasing its valuation to $1.6 billion.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - New video revives debate over Bored Ape Yacht Club's alleged 'racist' imagery New video revives debate over Bored Ape Yacht Club's alleged 'racist' imagery
A new video examines the alleged racist and white supremacist symbols hidden in plain sight by Yuga Labs in its most popular NFT collection. A video released by investigative YouTuber Philip Rusnack, known as ‘Philion,’ has revived the debate over whether Yuga Labs’ flagship Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC) non-fungible token (NFT) collection employs racist imagery and white supremacist esotericism.In the hour-long video released June 20 on YouTube, Rusnack laid out his case, claiming that BAYC is “one massive alt-right inside joke” using language, symbols, and memes from the anonymous image board website 4chan.He alleged the NFT images featured racist caricatures of Black and Asian peoples and drew comparisons between the symbology and language used by Yuga Labs and the BAYC with that used by the Nazis.For instance, an example widely used by supporters of the claims draws a comparison between the BAYC logo and the Nazi Totenkopf symbol used by the SS Panzer Division in World War II.BAYC logo (left) alongside the Totenkopf (middle) symbol with an overlay (right) to present the similarities.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - CryptoPunks Now the Most Trading NFT Collection amid Rising Floor Price CryptoPunks Now the Most Trading NFT Collection amid Rising Floor Price
This rising trend has, in particular, favoured the CryptoPunks NFT Collection which is now ranked number 1 of the most traded of all collections.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - WeChat to Ban Crypto and NFT-Linked Accounts, following Updated Terms of Use WeChat to Ban Crypto and NFT-Linked Accounts, following Updated Terms of Use
China’s WeChat, the Tencent-backed social messaging platform, has indirectly announced its plans to crack down on accounts on the platform that are linked to digital currencies and NFTs.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - China’s WeChat bans crypto and NFT-related accounts China’s WeChat bans crypto and NFT-related accounts
The policy also covers secondary NFT trading as the firm notes that “accounts that provide services or content related to the secondary transaction of digital collections shall also be dealt with.” The top social media platform in China, WeChat, has updated its policies to ban accounts that provide access to crypto or NFT-related services. Under the new guidelines, accounts involved with the issuance, trading, and financing of crypto and NFTs will be either restricted or banned and will fall under the “illegal business” category.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - Astaria Raises $8m in Seed Round to Improve NFT Lending Liquidity Astaria Raises $8m in Seed Round to Improve NFT Lending Liquidity
While NFT lending has become a popular way of accessing more cash, most NFTs are illiquid.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - Central Bank of Taiwan Warns Investing in NFTs Could Be Dangerous (Report) Central Bank of Taiwan Warns Investing in NFTs Could Be Dangerous (Report)
Some of the transactions in the NFT sector are fake and investors should pay attention, the central bank of Taiwan cautioned.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - CryptoPunk Sale Raises $100K in Ethereum to Support Ukraine War Effort CryptoPunk Sale Raises $100K in Ethereum to Support Ukraine War Effort
The NFT was valued at almost three times that amount when it was donated in March, before the latest crash.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - Decrypt Co-Sponsoring NFT NYC Events With BeetsDAO, Unstoppable Domains Decrypt Co-Sponsoring NFT NYC Events With BeetsDAO, Unstoppable Domains
Don’t miss GRAVITY by BeetsDAO and the 90s Forever NFT NYC after party.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - Scams in GameFi: How to identify toxic NFT gaming projects Scams in GameFi: How to identify toxic NFT gaming projects
While NFTs could change the gaming economy, some blockchain-based projects can be less than honest.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - Nifty News: Christie’s NFT expert to lead CryptoPunks, fake heiress launches NFT collection Nifty News: Christie’s NFT expert to lead CryptoPunks, fake heiress launches NFT collection
Noah Davis, the NFT expert for the auction house Christie’s, said he’s not looking to change the plan for CryptoPunks when he leads the project and has invited holders to a one-on-one chat. Noah Davis, the non-fungible token (NFT) specialist at auction house Christie’s, has said he’s leaving the position in July to take up a post as brand lead for the CryptoPunks NFT collection with Yuga Labs.Announcing the move on June 19 in a Twitter thread, Davis looked to quash any anxieties holders had regarding the future of one of the oldest NFT projects, saying he “will not f*ck with the punks.”What does that mean? It means no Punks on lunchboxes or cringe TV shows/shitty movies.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - Immutable launches its $500M Fund to Boost Web3.0 Gaming Adoption Immutable launches its $500M Fund to Boost Web3.0 Gaming Adoption
Blockchain infrastructure platform Immutable has launched a new $500 million fund with which it plans to take care of emerging gaming protocols and Non-Fungible Token (NFT) startups in the Web3.0 ecosystem (Read More)
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - After Embracing Crypto Payments, Tag Heuer Now Focuses on NFTs After Embracing Crypto Payments, Tag Heuer Now Focuses on NFTs
"We seek to create unique, exclusive experiences that capture the zeitgeist," Tag Heuer commented on its NFT initiative.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - Noah Davis Quits Christie's To Join Rival NFT Marketplace Yuga Labs Noah Davis Quits Christie's To Join Rival NFT Marketplace Yuga Labs
Noah Davis has entered a new phase in his career.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - Digital Colletible Platforms in China Grow Exponentially Amid Government Warnings Digital Colletible Platforms in China Grow Exponentially Amid Government Warnings
Over 500 digital collectible platforms exist in China - a 5x growth within four months - according to the state media.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - Bored Ape Yacht Club and the Limitations of NFT Ownership Bored Ape Yacht Club and the Limitations of NFT Ownership
As NFT fanatics head to New York for NFT NYC, prices have cooled, but new entrants are buying in.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - Sports Fans Twice as Likely to Buy Bitcoin, Ethereum, NFTs Sports Fans Twice as Likely to Buy Bitcoin, Ethereum, NFTs
A survey of 1,500 US adults showed 57% of households with an avid sports fan have owned digital assets, compared with 24% without one.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - ‘Silicon Valley’ Producers Tap Ethereum NFTs for User-Generated Comedy ‘Silicon Valley’ Producers Tap Ethereum NFTs for User-Generated Comedy
With Hollywood veterans Alec Berg and Mike Judge on board, Terrible Pets will offer NFT-based tools for creating memes and viral content.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - Immutable Raises $500 Million to Support Web 3 Gaming and NFT Projects Immutable Raises $500 Million to Support Web 3 Gaming and NFT Projects
The financing was led by venture partners of Immutable and prominent companies, such as Animoca Brands and GameStop.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - Ethereum Layer-2 Immutable X Plots $500M Fund for NFT, Game Developers Ethereum Layer-2 Immutable X Plots $500M Fund for NFT, Game Developers
Immutable Ventures will offer investment and grants—in IMX tokens and cash—for developers building on its Ethereum scaling solution.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - How Brands Should Approach NFTs and Web3: VaynerNFT How Brands Should Approach NFTs and Web3: VaynerNFT
Gary Vaynerchuk and Avery Akkineni discuss helping Budweiser, Pepsi, and Behr enter and explore the Web3 space.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - The Sandbox (SAND) Blows Up 20% After Collab With Major Entertainment Firm The Sandbox (SAND) Blows Up 20% After Collab With Major Entertainment Firm
The Sandbox native token, SAND, jumped from eight-month lows following Friday’s announcement of a collaboration between the metaverse and Lionsgate Studios.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - NFT​.NYC expecting ‘diverse and eclectic audience’ to drive utility narrative of NFTs NFT​.NYC expecting ‘diverse and eclectic audience’ to drive utility narrative of NFTs
The co-founder and vice president of growth at NFT.NYC shared insights into its community-first values and ethos. NFT.NYC, one of the largest nonfungible token events, is preparing to open its doors for a fourth year, celebrating the diversity of NFTs across 16 sectors, including art, film, sports and ticketing. Held from June 20 to 23 in New York City, the blockbuster event will serve as a global melting pot of everybody who's anybody in the NFT world, showcasing 1,500 speakers across panels, talks, fireside chats and hundreds of pop-up events.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - NFT platforms in China grow 5X in four months despite government warnings NFT platforms in China grow 5X in four months despite government warnings
NFTs are still a gray area in China where unlike cryptocurrencies, there’s no official ban on its use, but the authorities have warned investors against the risks from time to time. The popularity of nonfungible tokens is on the rise as recent data shows that the number of digital collectible platforms in China has grown to over 500, a 5X increase from February 2022, when the total number of NFT platforms was just over 100.According to a report published by a local Chinese daily, the sharp rise in the number of NFT platforms comes amid the growing hype and popularity of the digital collectibles in the country.
Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Collection - Sticker Culture NFT Meta Pylon to Launch the World’s First Sticker Feature Sticker Culture NFT Meta Pylon to Launch the World’s First Sticker Feature
[PRESS RELEASE – Tokyo, Japan, 17th June 2022] META PYLON announced the world’s first feature to encourage NFT holders to participate in the Metaverse.