Meta Highlights From SXSW 2022

The fact that Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is so keen on life – and above all profit-making – in a virtual metaverse that he immediately renamed his entire company Meta and, when presenting this change of identity in October, animated the move as an avatar to his upcoming illusory world, could already be interpreted as […]

Gunna Makes The $305k Bored Ape Purchase And Tattoos It On His Leg.

Gunna is the latest rapper to tap into NFTs with his recent Bored Ape Yacht Club purchase. The Atlanta native revealed on Instagram that he purchased the NFT through the MoonPay cryptocurrency platform for $300K. “I Bought A @boredapeyachtclub NFT worth 300K No Cap!” Gunna wrote on IG. “His Name is BUTTA Thanks @moonpay!” The […]

McDonald’s McRib is now an NFT

NFTs (non-fungible tokens) are based on blockchain technology. NFTs have minted artworks with unique encryption codes which allow for verified ownership. An NFT can be anything from a digital art piece to a picture or random collectible. Even fashion designers are getting in on the NFT craze. NFTs cannot be duplicated, which is what makes […]

“I went from having to borrow money to making $4m in a day”

NFT (non-fungible tokens) are unique and have no identical substitutes, whereas a fungible commodity is replaceable by another identical item (mutually interchangeable goods). NFTs represent all kinds of digital assets, like digital art, photos, GIFs, videos, audio files, memes, tweets, game characters, and any other piece of virtual gaming reality that can also become an […]

NFL Dabbles With NFT Ticket Collectibles on Polygon

The NFL (The National Football League) is experimenting with NFTs (non-fungible tokens). According to a press release, The NFL said that it’s pairing tickets purchased at select games with “Virtual Commemorative Tickets” sent as NFTs to eligible Ticketmaster wallets. In September The National Football League partnered with Dapper Labs to create its own NFT collectible […]

A LeBron James Top Shot moment that honored Kobe Bryant sold for nearly $400,000

NFT stands for non-fungible tokens, which are built on blockchain technology. Whereas a fungible commodity is replaceable by another identical item, non-fungible items are unique and have no identical substitutes. One of the biggest appeals of NFTs is that anyone can create one. All that’s needed is a digital wallet, a small purchase of Ethereum, […]

Animoca Brands raises $5M for the NFT marketplace

Animoca Brands, a Hong Kong-based game developer and investor in NFT (non-fungible tokens), has raised $5 million for NFT marketplace, Quidd ( marketplace built for the buying and selling of limited digital collectibles). The token sale took place on Polkadot project incubator Polkastarter on November 18. 2 million QUIDD tokens at a price of $0.25 […]

The NFT market is now worth more than $7 billion

NFTs (non-fungible tokens) use blockchain technology to record the ownership of digital items such as images, Gifs, tweets, videos, collectibles, and even land in virtual worlds. NFT (non-fungible token) trading volume surged in the third quarter of 2021 to $10.67 billion. That’s an almost 704% increase in the last few months. On the biggest NFT […]

Stan Wawrinka plunges into NFT space with the “BALLMAN PROJECT”

“Ballman Project” is the first digital collection by Stan Wawrinka, a famous swiss tennis player, who injured his foot and therefore wasn’t able to play, though he created his first NFT project in the meantime. This project offers fans and NFT enthusiasts an experience with what will be called the NFT Open. These NFT collections […]

Hello Kitty Is Becoming an NFT

It is no surprise that pop culture is adopting the newest trends like cryptocurrency and non-fungible tokens. Apparently, the famous Hello Kitty, which is everyone’s favorite “cat” which is not actually a cat, but a little girl is no exception.  Sanrio and NFT company Recur are partnering so fans can buy and trade Hello Kitty […]