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Tom Brady NFT fetches mind-blowing $40K in pre-Super Bowl frenzy

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The emerging trend of Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) has gained significant traction in the world of sports, with high-profile athletes like Tom Brady becoming key players in this digital marketplace. Recently, a notable NFT featuring Tom Brady was sold for $40,000 just ahead of the Super Bowl. This sale highlights the growing interest and value placed […]

Adidas shareholders on edge – 2024 outlook spells trouble for stock prices

Adidas

Adidas, a global sportswear giant, has recently faced a significant downturn in its stock value following a cautious outlook for the year 2024. The company’s shares witnessed a sharp decline after the release of its 2024 forecast, which fell well below analyst expectations.  This unexpected development has sparked concerns among investors and the financial community, […]

Convicted ex-OpenSea manager appeals court ruling

Convicted ex-OpenSea manager appeals court ruling

Nathaniel Chastain, previously a key figure at the prominent nonfungible token (NFT) marketplace OpenSea, has boldly challenged the legal system by appealing his conviction on charges of wire fraud and money laundering. This move, stemming from allegations of insider trading, marks a significant turn in a case that intertwines the complex world of digital assets […]

Nike’s .Swoosh division expanding into video game space, uncertain on NFTs involvement

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Nike’s blockchain and digital wearables division, .Swoosh has announced its intention to explore the video game space further in the upcoming year.  However, it remains unclear whether their gaming initiatives will incorporate Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs). The company emphasized the importance of deriving value from virtual products through self-expression and access to physical items, suggesting a […]

Casio launches second batch of exclusive NFTs featuring virtual G-Shock designs

Casio launches second batch of exclusive NFTs featuring virtual G-Shock designs

Casio, the well-known Japanese electronics company, has unveiled its second collection of exclusive digital art collectibles. This new batch of NFTs showcases the iconic G-Shock brand of watches, adding a unique digital dimension to the renowned timepieces. Virtual G-Shock NFTs: A futuristic collection Casio’s latest NFT release comprises 2,000 digital art pieces featuring futuristic “Virtual […]

Donald Trump releases new Mugshot NFT collection

Donald Trump releases new 'Mugshot' NFT collection

In a move that’s as unconventional as it is attention-grabbing, Donald J. Trump, the ever-surprising and definitely funniest former U.S. President, has rolled out his newest NFT collection, dubbed the Mugshot Edition. Not one to shy away from controversy or the limelight, Trump has once again blurred the lines between politics, pop culture, and digital […]

Bitcoin, Solana overtake Ethereum in the NFT market

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Ethereum, long revered as the forerunner in NFT trading, is facing stiff competition from unexpected quarters. Bitcoin and Solana are stepping up, challenging Ethereum’s dominance with innovative offerings and surging trading volumes. This shift is not just a blip on the radar but a significant change, heralding a new era in the world of NFTs. […]

Solana flips Ethereum on NFT sales – SOL to $90?

Solana

Solana has emerged as a formidable contender in the crypto industry, challenging the supremacy of established platforms like Ethereum. The most recent arena where Solana has made waves is the booming market of Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs), whose efficiency and scalability have propelled it ahead of Ethereum.  Solana keeps up with the bull run Solana has […]

Ordinals are the hidden Achilles’ Heel in Bitcoin Core – Developers are worried

Bitcoin

The Bitcoin Core stands as a cornerstone, its decentralized nature and robust protocol serving as a testament to the resilience of blockchain technology. However, beneath the surface of this digital behemoth, developers have identified a potential vulnerability—ordinals, the seemingly inconspicuous elements that could pose a significant threat to the integrity and security of Bitcoin Core. […]

VanEck makes 15 bold 2024 crypto predictions – Are you ready for the market?

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VanEck, a prominent player in the financial industry, has recently released a set of 15 bold predictions for the year 2024, offering a roadmap that promises to reshape the crypto landscape. As we stand on the precipice of a new era, these forecasts by VanEck beckon investors and enthusiasts alike to prepare for a seismic […]

How Does the Triple Threat of Investment Give NFT Value?

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Dipping your toes into the world of digital assets? You’d be spot on to give non-fungible tokens (NFTs) a second glance. Certain key attributes can make an NFT not only valuable but potentially skyrocket in worth over time. We’re talking about rarity, utility, and demand – the triple threat of NFT investment. In this Cryptopolitan […]

The first no-gas Ordinals marketplace goes live on Internet Computer (ICP)

Ordinals

Since the invention of Bitcoin, the DeFi market, its investors, and developers have taken steps to grow the industry through new inventions. One such invention has been the BTC Ordinals, now supported by the Bioniq Ordinals marketplace. The Bioniq Ordinals marketplace has officially gone live on the Internet Computer, ushering in a new era of […]

Animoca Brands’ season 2 publisher NFTs sold out

Animoca Brands' season 2 publisher NFTs sold out

In a remarkable fusion of education and blockchain technology, Animoca Brands has hit a new milestone. The company recently announced the complete sell-out of its Season 2 Publisher NFTs, an innovative venture under its subsidiary TinyTap. This accomplishment is not just a win for Animoca; it represents a groundbreaking moment in the world of educational […]

Why is the BLUR token surging? Binance is in play

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Thanksgiving holiday was a good time for the crypto market as Blur, an NFT platform, witnessed a jump of 22% in its market value amid the Binance listing announcement and the Blast optimism. Events around the crypto space have been seen to impact various currencies, and the most recent is the Binance listing announcement that […]

Crypto FOMO alert: How NFT is reviving the madness

Crypto FOMO alert: How NFT is reviving the madness

The world of cryptocurrency is witnessing a resurgence of excitement, reminiscent of the frenzied days of the past. Fueling this renewed interest is the booming market for non-fungible tokens (NFTs), which has seen everything from pet rock images to meme coins capturing staggering valuations. This revival of crypto fever, marked by a blend of hope, […]

NFT theft in China now subject to criminal sentencing

NFT artists lose fortune as markets and royalties plummet

The Chinese government has declared that the theft of digital collections, including non-fungible tokens (NFTs), will be subjected to theft sentences. This announcement marks a pivotal shift in the legal recognition and protection of digital assets, aligning them with tangible property in terms of legal ramifications. The move is a response to the increasing prevalence […]

Judges skeptical of Ryder Ripps’ BAYC appeal

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Had you forgotten about BAYC? Not so fast. The development of blockchain technology and crypto has led to the creation of Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs). These digital assets have taken the crypto world by storm and have already solidified themselves as interesting assets to invest in.  NFTs have already taken center stage, but controversies around these […]

SEC turns its attention to NFTs – The latest moves

Shocking Revelation: SEC charges Mormon Church for concealing $32 Billion investment portfolio

While venture capitalists have begun to show less interest in the glowing allure of non-fungible tokens (NFTs), the U.S. regulatory arena, led by the SEC, is diving deep into the intricacies of the crypto industry. The recent spotlight has especially targeted the entanglement of digital assets with popular culture, exemplified by a peculiar case involving […]

Why Are NFTs Fetching Astronomical Prices?

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In the digital age, our understanding of value, ownership, and authenticity has been challenged and redefined in various ways. One phenomenon that encapsulates this seismic shift is the rise of Non-Fungible Tokens, commonly known as NFTs. Operating on blockchain technology, NFTs have transformed intangible digital assets into something you can “own,” akin to having a […]

Diesel’s latest NFT drop could get you access to Milan Fashion Week

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MILAN-Diesel reinvented itself in the spring show of 2023  by making itself relevant to the younger generation. The Italian brand unveiled its Fall Winter Collection 2023 with a decorated backdrop of over 200000 Durex boxes illustrating sex positivity.  This set the mood for the collection, which encompassed themes such as pleasure and freedom, as the […]

First of its kind: SEC takes legal action on NFTs, Impact Theory in the hot seat

First of its kind: SEC takes legal action on NFTs, Impact Theory in the hot seat

On Monday, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) charged Los Angeles-based media and entertainment company Impact Theory for conducting an unregistered offering of crypto asset securities in the form of non-fungible tokens (NFTs). The company, co-founded by Tom Bilyeu, a YouTube host with over 3.7 million subscribers, raised approximately $30 million from hundreds of investors […]

How AI-based NFTs Pave the Way for True Decentralization

EG 456 How AI based NFTs pave the way for true decentralization

Digital ownership and creative expression have radically transformed with the advent of NFTs. These unique digital assets have breathed new life into ownership, enabling individuals to possess verifiable and irreplaceable digital items on the blockchain. Meanwhile, the surge of AI has ushered in a new era of innovation, granting machines the ability to learn, adapt, […]

NFT thefts dropped 31% in July to $1.73 million, most NFTs sold on Blur

NFT thefts dropped 31% in July

PeckShield, a blockchain security firm, has released a report showing a notable decrease in NFT thefts in July 2023, with $1.73 million worth of NFTs stolen. The amount marked a 31% decline compared to the previous month and an astounding 89% drop from the peak in February when $16.2 million worth of NFTs were stolen. […]

NFT artists lose fortune as royalties plummet

NFT artists lose fortune as markets and royalties plummet

Artists behind the once-thriving Non-Fungible Token (NFT) market are grappling with dwindling fortunes. The world of digital collectibles, which once soared to unimaginable heights, is now undergoing a massive shake-up. One might argue it’s the inevitable result of over-speculation and greed. Markets Nose-Dive, Creators Bear the Brunt Leading NFT platforms Blur and OpenSea, perhaps in […]

NFT gas consumption decreases – What does this mean?

NFT gas consumption decreases What does this mean

If you were navigating the Ethereum landscape two years ago, NFTs might have seemed to you like the fuel-hungry SUVs of the blockchain. Fast forward to today, and those very same NFT marketplaces are sipping gas like a hybrid economy car. This stark shift doesn’t just signify a change in numbers but mirrors a possible […]

Top food brands embrace NFTs for marketing

Top food brands embrace NFTs for marketing

Look alive, folks! The food and beverage industry is getting a savory taste of the digital revolution, with Non-Fungible Tokens, or NFTs, as the main course. Renowned food brands have started cooking up a storm, mixing up traditional marketing with a sprinkle of this exciting, albeit complex, digital asset. NFTs are finding their way onto […]

Why Beeple Dismisses AI as Sole Solution for Rekindling Interest in NFTs

Why Beeple Dismisses AI as Sole Solution for Rekindling Interest in NFTs

Renowned artist Beeple, also known as Michael Winkelmann, has dismissed the notion that artificial intelligence (AI) can serve as a simple solution to reviving the struggling market for nonfungible tokens (NFTs). While proponents argue that AI-generated art can infuse new creativity and interest into the NFT marketplace, Beeple asserts that AI alone cannot imbue lasting […]

Jack Dorsey’s historic tweet-turned-NFT: What’s the latest?

Jack Dorsey's historic tweet turned NFT What's the latest

Just over two years ago, Jack Dorsey, the co-founder and ex-CEO of Twitter, carved a unique niche in the digital world by turning the first-ever Tweet into a non-fungible token (NFT). This significant pivot in the interplay of technology, social media, and digital art made waves in the digital assets market. However, the recent trajectory […]

PUMA, Roc Nation, and NFT’s Legitimate unite to release a sneaker collection

Roc Nation

Legitimate, a non-fungible token (NFT) company, has teamed up with footwear titan PUMA and entertainment agency Roc Nation to launch a sneaker collection. The collection, entitled “Evolution of the Mixtape,” celebrates the 50th anniversary of hip-hop and grants buyers access to exclusive music content curated by Roc Nation. Step up your sneaker game with the […]

7-Eleven launches free Slurpee NFTs for 96th anniversary

7 Eleven launches free Slurpee NFTs for 96th anniversary

7-Eleven, a global convenience store franchise, announced that it was launching free Slurpee NFTs on Polygon Network as part of its celebration as it turns 96. The sugary collectible game, available on mobile devices, features a virtual 7-Eleven Slurpee cup with four flavors: Pina Colada, Blue Raspberry, Cherry, and Summertime Citrus. In its press release, […]

Approximately $2.27M worth of NFTs stolen in June: Reports

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In a recent report by PeckShield, a blockchain security firm, concerning data points on nonfungible tokens (NFTs), some interesting findings have been highlighted. The report reveals that approximately $2.27 million worth of NFTs were stolen in June 2023, representing the lowest recorded value of stolen NFTs throughout the year. This figure also indicates a significant […]

June NFT market shake-up: Ethereum reigns, Bitcoin falters

61b837478fc67232b32ba0ec Best NFT Marketplace

There’s a surprising shift in the ether winds of the non-fungible token (NFT) realm as Ethereum solidifies its dominance while Bitcoin’s momentum ebbs. In this article, we take an illuminating journey into the depths of the NFT market landscape as it stood in June 2023. Ethereum ascends as Bitcoin descends Ethereum-based NFTs made a mark […]

Snoop Dogg’s NFT passport offers virtual fan tour

Snoop Dogg NFT passport lets fans tour with the rapper in digital

In a move that further solidifies his reputation as a digital innovator, rap legend Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr., better known as Snoop Dogg, is once again making waves in the world of Web3 technology. This time, he’s offering fans an unprecedented virtual window into his life on tour through a pioneering Non-Fungible Token (NFT) project. […]

Blue Chip NFTs drive lending market to over $430 million: Report

The market for borrowing and lending non-fungible tokens (NFTs), known as NFTFi loans, has surpassed $430 million across 43,521 borrowers, according to a report by Paraspace, a non-fungible token money market protocol, and BitKeep, a multichain wallet. The majority of collateral in these loans consists of the most popular NFT collections, including Wrapped CryptoPunks, Bored […]

The future of NFTs: Gary Vee predicts expansion beyond digital collectibles

Gary Vee

Gary Vee has put his voice to the public over NFTs. Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are a new and exciting development in the fast-expanding field of blockchain technology and digital currencies. As NFTs make it possible to possess and verify one-of-a-kind digital assets, they usher in a new age in how we experience and interact with […]

China wages war against counterfeit NFTs

China prosecutors to crack down on 'pseudo innovation' in NFT

China is taking a proactive stance against the risks associated with Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs). As the popularity of these digital asset certificates continue to surge, so do the risks associated with them, from financial to legal, and everything in between. Pseudo-innovation vs. true innovation China’s prosecutorial organs are tasked with navigating the fine line between […]

The rise of AI in the NFTs art world: What you need to know – Binance

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The world of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) is gaining more and more attention from investors, artists, and collectors alike. However, the question of how to ensure the authenticity and uniqueness of digital assets remains a challenge. One possible solution that has been gaining traction in the industry is the use of artificial intelligence (AI).  Most recently, […]

Prosecutors say former OpenSea exec made free money from NFTs

OpenSea lays off half of its employees amid restructuring plans

In a groundbreaking insider trading case centered around non-fungible tokens (NFTs), a former product manager at OpenSea, Nathaniel Chastain, faces charges of wire fraud and money laundering. Chastain is accused of utilizing confidential information to buy NFTs that he selected to feature on OpenSea’s homepage and then selling them for over $50,000 in illegal profits. […]

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