Summary: The luxury brand has bought $25,000 worth of RARE tokens. Gucci’s purchase allows means the brand is a member of the SuperRare DAO and has access to a large NFT community. The Italian fashion powerhouse also has plans for an exhibition in collaboration with artists and creators. Other luxury and fashion brands are also
Summary: Solana-based NFT marketplace of Magic Eden has raised $130 million in a Series B round at a $1.6 billion valuation. The funds will expand Magic Eden’s primary and secondary marketplaces. The Solana-based NFT marketplace of Magic Eden has raised $130 million in a Series B round led by Electric Capital and Greylock Partners. The
Summary: WeChat has warned users in China against using the app to trade cryptocurrencies and NFTs. The warning reiterates China’s government directive to ban crypto trading and mining within its borders. The popular social media platform WeChat has warned its users in China against using the application to facilitate the trading of cryptocurrencies and NFTs.
Key takeaways: OpenSea has successfully migrated to SeaPort: a Web3 NFT marketplace designed with efficiency in mind. The move to SeaPort is estimated to save OpenSea users 35% in Ethereum gas fees or more than $460 million in total savings per year. New features will be slowly added to SeaPort. OpenSea is also hiring. Yesterday,
Key takeaways: Yuga Labs and Bored Ape Yacht Club Co-founder has warned that there may soon be an attack on the projects’ social media accounts. He cites credible information, including a possible attack from an inside source at Twitter to bypass security. Twitter has been notified, and the team at Yuga Labs has clarified that
MasterCard is set to collaborate with central NFT marketplaces to facilitate easy NFT payments The company is collaborating with major NFT marketplaces such as Immutable X, Candy Digital, Nifty Gateway, The Sandbox, and more. MasterCard is all set to collaborate with leading NFT marketplaces to offer easy NFT payment options to its users across all
Key takeaways: ViacomCBS has partnered with RECUR to launch NFTs across its portfolio of consumer brands. ViacomCBS is the parent company of Nickelodeon, MTV, CBS, BET, Comedy Central, Paramount Pictures, and Showtime Networks Inc. Nickelodeon already has a Twitter page on NFTs. The NFTs will be launched in the spring of 2022, focusing on building
Summary: The OG chain continues to lead the non fungible token pack. ETH’s blockchain crossed $25 billion in NFT sales for all time at the end of May. The landmark moment solidified Ethereum’s position above competitors like Ronin and Solana. The mammoth network also achieved the feat despite dwindling NFT trading volumes and the cooldown
STEPN will stop serving all users in China to comply with the country’s policies on cryptocurrencies. The GMT token tanked following the news, dropping nearly 20% over the past 24 hours. Play-to-earn games and similar services are starting to get the attention of lawmakers. Web3 app STEPN has announced that it will ban all of
Quick take: Earvin Magic Johnson is set to release his very first NFTs in partnership with NBA Top Spot. The NFTs with be in the form of an Anthology set reserved for iconic plays from NBA legends. Magic Johnson’s NFTs will be available on June 7th and contain rare and spectacular moments of his career.
It’s an Ethereum wallet similar to MetaMask The wallet supports NFTs on GameStop’s beta marketplace powered by Loopring User can also store their preferred cryptocurrencies The wallet is available as a browser extension on the Chrome Web Store GameStop previously partnered with Immutable X The pair announced a $100 million fund in IMX tokens for
Popular digital artist Beeple’s Twitter account was recently hacked The hackers managed to steal $400,000 worth of crypto funds by posting dubious phishing links via Beeple’s Twitter account Famous NFT artist Mike Winkelman, popularly known as Beeple’s Twitter account was recently hacked, resulting in users losing funds worth $70,000. Beeple’s Twitter account was hacked and
Solana-based NFT marketplace Magic Eden has topped OpenSea in terms of the daily trading volume. The marketplace has reported nearly 275,000 transactions in the last 24 hours. NFT marketplace Magic Eden has topped OpenSea in terms of daily transaction volume. According to crypto market tracker CoinGecko, Magic Eden has reported roughly 275,000 daily NFT transactions,
Summary: Seth Green is the latest victim of a phishing attack that targeted his NFT collection. According to the team at SlowMist, he lost 4 NFTs: 1 Bored Ape Yacht Club NFT, 2 Mutant Ape Yacht Club NFTs, and 1 Doodle NFT. The exploiter sold all four NFTs for a total of 160 Ethereum worth
Popular soccer NFT card game Sorare is launching a new NFT-based baseball fantasy game this summer. The new game will be launched soon in association with Major League Baseball. Sorare, which is the leading NFT soccer-based platform, is preparing to explore a new gaming genre by announcing its association with Major League Baseball (MLB) to
Mark Zuckerberg said NFTs are coming to Facebook and Instagram Reports claim internal testing will kick off this week No definite timeline has been disclosed for the feature’s rollout The integration includes augmented reality on Instagram stories Engineers at Meta (Facebook) will start testing non fungible token (NFT) features for Instagram and Facebook this week