OpenSea announces brand new NFT marketplace protocol Seaport
    26 May 2022

    The world’s most popular NFT marketplace OpenSea has unveiled a new Web3 protocol that allows anyone to set up new and decentralized NFT marketplaces. As per some members of the community, the protocol could become the “Uniswap moment” of NFTs. In its blog post, OpenSea said that the first iteration of the new protocol, titled…

    GameStop launches its crypto and NFT wallet, with shares jumping 3%
    25 May 2022

    Video game and electronics retailer GameStop Corp. unveiled on May 23 a digital asset wallet that will let gamers and others store, send, receive and use cryptocurrencies and NFTs on several decentralized apps without leaving their web browsers. Upon the announcement, GameStop shares jumped nearly 3% in pre-market trading on Monday. According to a company…

    Dubai’s Museum of the Future and Binance NFT to launch the inaugural NFT collection
    22 May 2022

    Museum of the Future, a futuristic Emirati museum in Dubai, has teamed up with leading crypto exchange Binance to cultivate and present a collection of NFTs. Celebrating International Museum Day, the museum, deemed the world’s most beautiful and futuristic building, is introducing a brand new concept that talks about the possibilities of the future. Launched…

    Spotify starts testing NFTs on its platform
    21 May 2022

    Spotify is reportedly testing the option to include NFT galleries on musicians’ profiles. The test is currently available to select Android users across the United States. Should the trial succeed, artists may soon be able to promote their NFTs on their profiles. Spotify, a major music streaming platform, is testing a new feature that allows…

    Andreessen Horowitz launches $600 million fund focused on metaverse gaming
    19 May 2022

    On May 18, venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz (a16z) announced the launch of a $600 million fund focused on metaverse games. A16z is looking to expand its reach into the gaming industry, which generated more than $300 billion last year. With the new fund, named “Games Fund One,” the team plans on investing in various…

    Robinhood plans to launch DeFi wallet rivaling Metamask
    18 May 2022

    Trading firm Robinhood plans to roll out a new crypto wallet focused on decentralized finance (DeFi) by the end of 2022. The new custodial wallet will cater to “advanced” crypto users and live separately from the existing wallet, the firm’s Johann Kerbrat said. On May 17, Vlad Tenev, Robinhood CEO, announced the “Web3 crypto wallet”…