Trends & Game Changers
Vaynerchuk made an enticing offer: for every dozen copies of the book you purchased in a specific 24-hour span, you’d get an NFT. This builds on VeeFriends. Five pieces of original art from it recently sold for $1.2 million, and the NFTs themselves had a successful launch — The Wall Street Journal notes that the collection is now valued at over $500 million. It’s not hard to see why NFT enthusiasts might be enticed by the prospect of access to something similar.
In a historic step toward the legitimization and adoption of the metaverse, the island nation of Barbados is preparing to legally declare digital real estate sovereign land with the establishment of a metaverse embassy.
Unlike most crypto wallets, the Brave Wallet does not require extensions; it’s browser-native, reducing security risks and reliance. Users can transact with almost any crypto-asset with superior safety and performance, as well as connect with other wallets and Web3 DApps. The Brave Wallet will soon be available on the mobile app as well.
Six months ago, electronic music stars Richie Hawtin and Deadmau5 made an impact with their plans for a new gaming venture, Pixelynx. Now they have announced a deal with Niantic, the company behind the popular mobile game Pokémon GO.
Grammy-nominated DJ Steve Aoki and comic book creator Todd McFarlane announced the launch of a non-fungible token (NFT) marketplace.