Tag Archives: Non-fungible token

04Feb/22

OPINION: Sun, sea and sandboxes: What are crypto innovators testing in the Pacific?

4 February 2022 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) — In normal times, the Pacific nation of Palau was a magnet for tourists. Palau’s population of 18,000 welcomed around 100,000 Yachties each year in search of remote un-spoilt beaches and pristine reefs. To protect the oceans for scuba diving tourists, most of Palau’s waters were designated off-limits for commercial fishing. Pre-covid, all of Palau’s eggs were in the tourism basket. Today, facing prolonged covid restrictions, that basket is empty, and Palau’s cash is drying up. Continue reading

25Jan/22

Collect Photos of Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre & Tupac – ‘Flash Mints’ Launches NFT Platform with Collections of Legendary Hip-Hop & Street Photographers

LOS ANGELES – Dec. 9, 2021 – PRLog — Fans and industry influencers alike will soon be able to own a piece of hip-hop, rap and street history through the new NFT collector platform Flash Mints. Curated and built through blockchain technology by visual artist Enrico Moses and his team, Flash Mints will allow collectors to own a piece of history featuring cultural icons including Snoop Dogg, Nas, Dr. Dre, Tupac, Notorious B.I.G., the Wu Tang Clan, and Public Enemy. Continue reading

14Dec/21

Steven Bartlett launches thirdweb, the new platform paving the way for the Web3 revolution, with $5M in funding from Gary Vaynerchuk and more


Steven Bartlett, the founder of Social Chain (with a market valuation of over $600m), and the youngest investor on BBC’s “Dragons’ Den” TV show, along with Furqan Rydhan, founding CTO of Bebo and AppLovin (valuation, $42B), today launch thirdweb – a groundbreaking new technology platform for building NFT and Web3 apps. Continue reading

13Dec/21

Crypto art that touches you: NIVEA launches NFT art to underline the value of touch

The skincare brand NIVEA is tapping into the connected world of NFTs (non-fungible token) partnering with Italian visual artist Clarissa Baldassarri, to explore and showcase the value of touch through digital art. Clarissa has suffered from temporary visual impairment early on in her career as a painter. Continue reading

22Nov/21

OneUnited Bank to Purchase NFT to Honor Legacy of Josephine Baker

OneUnited Bank, the largest Black owned bank in America, is sponsoring Le Art Noir on December 2, 2021 and will purchase the first From Paris with Love non-fungible token (NFT) created by internationally acclaimed artist Addonis Parker, which pays tribute to renowned entertainer and civil rights activist Josephine Baker. The From Paris With Love NFT collection will premiere at the Le Art Noir event during Miami’s Art Basel week. Continue reading

22Nov/21

The9 Limited Announced Its NFTSTAR Signed Exclusive License Agreement with Soccer Star Neymar Jr for NFT Collections Development and Sales

The9 Limited (Nasdaq: NCTY) (“The9”), an established internet company, today announced that its NFT community and trading platform NFTSTAR has signed an exclusive license agreement with Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior, a world-renowned soccer player. NFTSTAR will develop, sell, and trade NFT collectibles authorized by NR SPORTS, a company specialized in image management, exclusively acting in Neymar Jr.’s carrer. Continue reading

14Nov/21

Patek Philippe ‘Nautilus’ Timepiece Makes Groundbreaking History With First-Ever NFT

The luxury watchmaking brand, Patek Philippe, renowned for its rare craftsmanship, is being thrust into the digital world with the first ever NFT of a watch from the brand. The rare and now discontinued ‘Nautilus’ time piece is now embodied in an NFT, created by a private owner of the watch in the Middle East and will be auctioned off on the SM-ART platform over a 3-day period from mid November. Continue reading

29Sep/21

ACE Exchange’s Asia-First LGBT-themed NFT Collectable Receives Overwhelming Response

ACE Exchange’s LGBT-themed non-fungible token (NFT), featuring popular Taiwanese couple CACA&BELLA, has received overwhelming attention after its launch. The 100 NTF collectables were sold out within five minutes after being made available and has received over 150,000 likes on one of the top LGBT Instagram accounts. Continue reading