NFTs

CDCROP: INSTAGRAM NFT (Meta)

Top NFT Artists Are Launching Projects on Instagram and Selling Out in Seconds

The platform has facilitated successful NFT drops from artists like Micah Johnson, Drifter Shoots and Refik Anadol, bridging the gap between Web2 platforms and Web3 technology.

Jan 11, 2023
Trump NFT sweepstakes (OpenSea)

Trump Digital Trading Card Project Mints NFTs for Winners of Prizes

The same OpenSea wallet that sold the original images of the 45th president has minted the sweepstakes prizes, from a group zoom call to a gala dinner.

Jan 12, 2023
Yuga Labs Dookey Dash NFT

Yuga Labs Announces Skill-Based NFT Mint

The gamified expansion of its Bored Ape ecosystem involves minting a free Sewer Pass NFT to play a game called Dookey Dash.

Jan 12, 2023
CDCROP: Portrait Of Shiba Inu Dogs Traveling In Car (Getty Images)

Solana-Based Bonk Inu NFTs Surge Tenfold After Mint but Listing Attracts Criticism

A certain feature on Magic Eden led to distraught among engaged community members.

Jan 11, 2023

Metaverse

AI Artwork Hong Kong Network (DALL-E/CoinDesk)

How AI Could Solve the Metaverse’s Language Problem

Onemeta AI Could Solve a Metaverse Problem: Real-Time Translation.

Jan 6, 2023
CDCROP: What's your metaverse avatar strategy? (Ready Player Me)

Unstoppable Domains and Ready Player Me Team Up to Create Interoperable Metaverse Identities

Users who connect their avatar to their Unstoppable identity will be able to access over 6,000 of Ready Player Me’s applications, games and metaverses, in addition to Unstoppable’s 650 partner apps.

Jan 12, 2023
Avatar in Decentraland (Decentraland)

The Final Word on Decentraland’s Numbers

Metaverse platforms present a challenge of sorting bots from real people and then even real people can be inactive or AFK short for away from keyboard for hours days even weeks One way to filter out bots is to filter users by those with NF Ts which also weeds out tourists who pop in for [...]

Facebook Parent Meta’s Metaverse Unit Lost $13.7B Last Year

Facebook Parent Meta’s Metaverse Unit Lost $13.7B Last Year

According to its earnings release Wednesday, Meta Platforms (META)'s Facebook Reality Labs (FRL) division, which comprises its augmented and virtual reality operations, lost $13.7 billion in 2022. "The Hash" panel discusses the outlook for Meta's metaverse ambitions.

ByCoinDesk Inc
Feb 2, 2023