How StemsDAO’s and Yield Guild Games’ team-up propels new create-to-earn model
Blockchain social hub StemsDAO expands its Web3 ambitions and partners with Yield Guild Games to let YGG members access the platform, come up with their own music tracks and remixes, NFT-ize them, and get rewards for being all-sorts-creative. The project is fresh and promising and deserves a closer look, so let’s dot some of the i’s.
BNB Chain launches dApp incubation project to encourage more Web3 startups in EU
Cross-European blockchain startups call for greater adoption and support. With this in mind, the team of the Binance crypto exchange blockchain has established their novel initiative – a virtual innovative incubator with expert help and mentorship, and here’s what is peculiar about it.
Mastercard and Crypto App hi release world’s first debit card with NFT avatar
The crypto-friendly financial app hi – a multiservice crypto exchange and a digital banking platform partnered with Mastercard to launch the first-of-its-kind NFT-customizable fiat and crypto debit card, so what is to expect from the product, and is it worth attention?
How Meta propels Web3 with new NFT-sharing function for Instagram and Facebook
The launch of Meta’s new feature enables the free showcasing and crossposting of NFTs on popular social media. This milestone release nudges us to trace how Meta developers advance the platform by providing more NFT-friendly opportunities to its users.
Web3 gamers of the world to unite on first-ever esports tournament at Istanbul Blockchain Week
Istanbul Blockchain Week is coming, and within its extensive program, blockchain gaming company W3E will host the world’s first Web3 esports tournament on November, 17. Let’s go over the event’s highlights and key figures.
White House presents framework for crypto industry regulation in the USA
U.S. State authorities strive to oversee the crypto industry. September 16 was marked with an issue of a first-ever comprehensive framework for the responsible development of digital assets in the USA. What are the document’s highlights and why might it be far-reaching for the dynamics of the crypto economy?
How Ethereum Merge aroused NFT community
The Merge’s impact on the NFT market cannot be disregarded. While once the most popular and most-affected NFTs are seeing a sudden surge in sales, other brand-new PoS tokens are minted in celebration of the occasion. Let’s zoom in on what’s happening in the post-merge market.
Happy New Merge: Ethereum goes on PoS, so what’s now?
The long-promised switch finally happened – on September 15, the Ethereum network changed its consensus mechanism for Proof-of-Stake. Some already called it a historical moment that spelled the end of the mass video cards mining era, others portend the dawn of energy-efficient mining – so let us see why.
Mythical Games working on Ethereum-compatible chain ahead of upcoming Merge
Ahead of Ethereum’s switch to the proof-of-stake model, Mythical Games has announced its own chain compatible with the EVM (Ethereum Virtual Machine). The team behind Blankos Block Party is looking forward to reducing gas fees for gamers.
Solana Ventures backs Crypto Fantasy Town, blockchain game with its own NFT lending system
Crypto Fantasy Town, an upcoming blockchain game based on the mobile title of the same name, has closed a seed investment round. It is a social sim project, which also offers the NFT lending system to lower the cost of entry.
Swiss crypto bank Sygnum to open metaverse hub in Decentraland to showcase its ‘Web3 innovations’
Sygnum is the first Swiss bank to have its own metaverse residency. The crypto company and virtual asset manager has announced the opening of a digital hub in Decentraland. It will feature an NFT gallery and space for virtual conferences.
Blockchain game developer Xterio raises $40 million to create new generation of Web3 titles
Web3 game developer and publisher Xterio has raised $40 million in a new funding round. The Swiss company plans to build a social gaming platform and create free-to-play cross-platform blockchain titles based on its own IPs.
Report: crypto companies laid off almost 5,000 employees this year, with Coinbase cutting over 1,000 people
The ongoing crypto winter, which has wiped out almost $2 trillion in value from the market, has affected blockchain companies across the globe. This has resulted in nearly 5,000 people losing their jobs in recent months.