Sure, you might “own” that cartoon monkey in your profile picture, in the sense that the token is affixed to your Ethereum address on an immutable, append-only ledger – but what’s stopping me from just right-clicking the image and setting it as my profile picture, too?
When Hirst – the British artist best known for wildly expensive works involving taxidermied sharks and diamond-studded skulls – released “The Currency” last year, the project took most of its cues from other popular NFT collections. Like CryptoPunks or the Bored Ape Yacht Club, “The Currency” consists of 10,000 images with slight variations. And as […]
“Right now it’s called play-to-earn, but I think there’s a big push among industry participants to try to rebrand to play-and-earn,” Marc Weinstein, head of platforms at Mechanism Capital, told CoinDesk in an interview. “We want to back games that people want to play regardless of the crypto incentives.”
“[McNaughton’s] acclaimed style, creative message, and digital delivery align perfectly with Parler’s goal to move squarely into Web 3 technologies and partnerships that further our commitment to freedom of expression,” said Parler CEO George Farmer in a statement.
Tranchess, an asset tracking DeFi protocol that prioritizes risk-managed solutions, announced that it has launched a BNB fund as a BSC validator, pivoting the protocol away from purely generating revenue from token emission (the creation and sale of new tokens).
Called “Sber — Blockchain Economy,” the ETF will trade under the ticker SBBE and track… The post Russian bank Sber launches blockchain ETF tracking Coinbase, Galaxy Digital appeared first on Crypto Advise.
Popular decentralized exchange Uniswap and Ethereum scaling solution Polygon announced that all Uniswap V3 contracts are officially deployed to the Polygon mainnet on Wednesday, a few days after UNI holders voted to pass a governance proposal to do so. Amid the latest development, prices of MATIC and UNI were both in the green, with MATIC, […]
Balance Sheet Opportunities ETF, trading as VBB on Nasdaq, is long on MicroStrategy, Square, Tesla and other crypto industry bulls. An actively managed thematic ETF, it steers clear of bitcoin futures, sticking only to equities that invest in the coin.
Fractal says it’s starting with Solana NFTs because the blockchain’s low costs and high transaction speeds are attractive to game companies looking to sell a high volume of assets, according to a blog post. The company plans to integrate other blockchains in the future, a representative told CoinDesk.
“In terms of the market share that we’re trying to carve out, we’re providing a home to retail users where they can come in and possibly deposit a whole basket of assets and hope to have earned some yield on those assets, and on the trading side, being able to access a wider range of […]