Visa To Launch Rare NFTs Ahead of FIFA World Cup At Qatar 2022
FIFA’s official payment technology partner, Visa, has announced the release of a collection of “one-of-a-kind digital collectibles” featuring famous goals from five iconic football players. The official sponsor of FIFA’s cryptocurrency trading platform, Crypto.com, has now started offering the Visa Masters of Movement NFTs on their platform. The auction will take place before the 2022 The post Visa To Launch Rare NFTs Ahead of FIFA World Cup At Qatar 2022 appeared first on CoinGape.
Apple Updates App Store Guidelines for NFT Sales, Here’s the Details
On Monday, October 24, tech giant Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) released the guidelines for including NFTs and other content on the crypto trading apps. For the first time, Apple has clarified certain specific rules for the purchase of non-fungible tokens (NFTs). The news rules speak about what NFTs can and can’t be used. It also talks The post Apple Updates App Store Guidelines for NFT Sales, Here’s the Details appeared first on CoinGape.
Just-In: Premier League’s Liverpool FC Partners Meta To Launch Merchandise
Premier League club Liverpool FC on Friday announced a partnership with metaverse giant Meta to debut a collection of virtual apparel for Meta digital avatars. Liverpool FC fans can purchase the virtual merchandise in the Meta Avatars Store on Facebook, Messenger, and Instagram. Liverpool FC and Meta Announces Merchandise for Avatars In an official announcement The post Just-In: Premier League’s Liverpool FC Partners Meta To Launch Merchandise appeared first on CoinGape.
Animoca Brands Eyes Massive Adoption With Strategic Partnership With Top Exchange
Hong Kong-based game software and venture capital company Animoca Brands and Japan’s leading crypto exchange Coincheck have strengthened their strategic partnership. The companies aim to drive massive adoption and user experiences of metaverse and NFTs in Japan. On Monday, Japan’s Prime Minister Fumio Kishida announced promoting digital transformation through metaverse, NFTs, and Web3 in the The post Animoca Brands Eyes Massive Adoption With Strategic Partnership With Top Exchange appeared firs
PUBG Creator Introduces NFTs, Metaverse, Blockchain Features In Artemis
PUBG creator Brendan Greene plans to launch a game powered by blockchain, NFTs, and the metaverse. The next game called Artemis will allow players to make and play anything they like in the Earth-sized virtual and open world environment. The evolving market of blockchain, metaverse, and NFTs picks pace as blockchain companies introduce gaming infrastructure. The post PUBG Creator Introduces NFTs, Metaverse, Blockchain Features In Artemis appeared first on CoinGape.
Apple App Store To Allow Apps Selling NFTs, But….
Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) have been making faster inroads in the crypto space and even global tech giants have been warming up to it. As per the latest development, the Apple App Store will allow apps selling NFTs on its platform. Apple has green-flagged new apps selling NFTs as well as developers of the existing apps The post Apple App Store To Allow Apps Selling NFTs, But…. appeared first on CoinGape.
MyMetaverse And Enjin Launch Playable NFTs on GTA and Minecraft
Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are gradually creeping into mainstream games, as game development firm MyMetaverse and blockchain platform Enjin launch playable NFTs on the servers of renowned games Grand Theft Auto and Minecraft. Users can use the NFTs in MyMetaverse servers as playable instruments Tech news platform Venturebeat revealed the development on Wednesday in an official The post MyMetaverse And Enjin Launch Playable NFTs on GTA and Minecraft appeared first on CoinGape.
Just-In: English Football Club Arsenal Enters NFT Craze
English football club Arsenal is partnering with Unagi’s fantasy football game Ultimate Champions, the Premier League team announced on Tuesday. The long-term partnership allows users to play cross-league fantasy football free of cost, with an option to trade player NFTs with other users in the platform. Play To Earn NFT Model The fantasy football game The post Just-In: English Football Club Arsenal Enters NFT Craze appeared first on CoinGape.
Azuki NFT Prices Plummet After Founder Raises Rug-Pull Alarm
Azuki, one of the most popular NFT collections, saw its prices tumble after its founder revealed a past affiliation with abandoned NFT projects. The NFT collection prices saw a huge drop of around 50% . The NFT’s floor price sank 21% to touch 11 Ethereum (approx $26,200)- its lowest level since late-March. Azuki floor price The post Azuki NFT Prices Plummet After Founder Raises Rug-Pull Alarm appeared first on CoinGape.
Instagram May Roll Out NFT Support This Week, Despite A Crypto Crash
Social media giant Instagram is planning to integrate NFTs by as early as this week, reports suggested over the weekend. The news, which was first reported by CoinDesk, comes at a time when interest in NFTs appears to have fallen sharply. This has also coincided with a crypto market crash. The move would come just The post Instagram May Roll Out NFT Support This Week, Despite A Crypto Crash appeared first on CoinGape.
Breaking: Instagram To Begin Testing NFT Support This Week
Social media giant Instagram will begin testing support for NFTs this week, its owner Meta Platforms confirmed on Monday. The news was covered in several reports over the weekend. On Monday, Meta confirmed the news, adding that only a select group of creators will be initially allowed to share their collectibles on the platform. The The post Breaking: Instagram To Begin Testing NFT Support This Week appeared first on CoinGape.
Asia Leads NFT Adoption In 2022, New Report Shows
Central and Southern Asian traders make up the largest portion of NFT owners in the world, a report from blockchain data firm Chainalysis showed. As of early-2022, nearly 30% of the market was dominated by Asian traders, the firm said. Asian dominance in the NFT space had surged to nearly 40% of the market during The post Asia Leads NFT Adoption In 2022, New Report Shows appeared first on CoinGape.
Gucci Opens Its Doors to Crypto Customers In The U.S.
Gucci, the popular Florence based Italian brand is making its way into the cryptocurrency industry. As VougeBusiness noted in a recent post, Gucci will be accepting cryptocurrency as a medium of payment in the United States. Gucci serves the needs of its crypto-audiences With the rapid adoption of cryptocurrency all over the globe, it is The post Gucci Opens Its Doors to Crypto Customers In The U.S. appeared first on CoinGape.
Breaking: Fund Manager VanEck To Launch NFT Collection
Fund manager VanEck on Monday said it will launch a its own NFT collection centered around its crypto community. The firm said the collection intends to showcase the real-world utility of NFTs. The fund manager, which has been leaning heavily into crypto over the past two years, said the collection will be titled the VanEck The post Breaking: Fund Manager VanEck To Launch NFT Collection appeared first on CoinGape.
Just-In: Animoca Brands To Launch Football NFT Marketplace
Blockchain games maker Animoca Brands said on Thursday it has partnered with media platform OneFootball to launch a football-centric digital asset hub. The two, along with seed capital provider Liberty City Ventures, set up a joint venture called OneFootball Labs, which will launch the marketplace. Yat Siu, head of Animoca, will join the boards of The post Just-In: Animoca Brands To Launch Football NFT Marketplace appeared first on CoinGape.
Coinbase’s NFT Partner Secures $70 Million In Series B Funding
The NFT industry has continued to receive massive amounts in funding. Very recently, 0X labs, an NFT platform that is partnered with Coinbase, has received a whopping $70 million in its Series B funding. As Forbes noted, the funding was monitored by Greylock Partners, and the valuation is still unknown. Ox receives investment from leading The post Coinbase’s NFT Partner Secures $70 Million In Series B Funding appeared first on CoinGape.
Just-In: Faulty Code Wipes Out $34 Mln From Aku Dreams NFT Project
NFT project Aku Dreams saw about $34 million worth of Ethereum (ETH) locked permanently after a recent exploit triggered a fatal bug in the smart contract. The project was first attacked by an exploiter that blocked refunds to users who had bid for certain NFTs in the project. But the attack intended to expose a The post Just-In: Faulty Code Wipes Out $34 Mln From Aku Dreams NFT Project appeared first on CoinGape.
Just-In: Moonbirds NFT Sells For A Record $800,000 As Demand Heats Up
A Moonbird NFT sold for over $800,000 in less than a week after its launch, setting a new record in sales for the fast-growin NFT collection. The collection has skyrocketed in sales and value since a successful launch last week. Data from NFT Go showed that Moonbirds #7205 sold for about 265 wrapped ETH, or The post Just-In: Moonbirds NFT Sells For A Record $800,000 As Demand Heats Up appeared first on CoinGape.
Just-In: This Sports NFT Platform Just Raised $120 Mln In Funding
Rario, an NFT platform dedicated to cricket, said on Thursday it had raised $120 million in series A funding. The round was led by the venture capital arm of Indian fantasy sports firm Dream Sports. With the new funding, and a partnership with Dream, the firm will now offer cricket-themed NFTs to Dream Sports’ 140 The post Just-In: This Sports NFT Platform Just Raised $120 Mln In Funding appeared first on CoinGape.
Breaking: NBA Pauses New NFT Mint After Serious Exploit Discovered
The National Basketball Association (NBA) halted minting of its new NFT collection after an issue with its whitelist came to light. Blockchain security firm BlockSec said on Thursday the collection has a serious vulnerability that allows attackers to mint NFTs without paying any tokens. The Association is a new Ethereum-based NFT collection based on the The post Breaking: NBA Pauses New NFT Mint After Serious Exploit Discovered appeared first on CoinGape.