Meta plans to allow users to mint and trade NFTs on its social platforms
    24 Jan 2022

    Meta, Facebook’s parent company, is reportedly working on plans to allow users to create and sell NFTs on the social platform, as it seeks to join the race of companies trying to capitalize on the digital collectibles within its planned metaverse. The social media group is hurry to enter the hot $40 billion NFT market….

    a16z and Google invest $20 million in Africa’s largest Web3 game publisher
    24 Jan 2022

    Carry1st, a South African publisher of social games and interactive content across Africa, has raised a $20 million Series A extension led by Andreessen Horowitz (a16z), with investments from Avenir and Google. Carry1st will use this funding to expand its portfolio, teams, and user base, as well as develop Web3 infrastructure in Africa to support…

    Crypto Trends Weekly Jan. 15 – 21
    24 Jan 2022

    Breaking crypto news from the last week (Jan. 15 – 21, 2022): Jan. 15: Arab Bank Switzerland, the Geneva-based affiliate of Middle Eastern lender Arab Bank PLC, has extended its crypto offerings focused on wealthy investors. It includes ten major decentralized finance (DeFi) tokens, such as AAVE, COMP, UNI, and more. Jan. 16: American retail…

    NFT-2022: What to expect from a brand-new industry? Part 4
    24 Jan 2022

    NFT is a huge branch of the blockchain economy that essentially formed before our eyes in 2021. And while few people knew what “non-fungible tokens” even were a year ago, by the end of the year, the most prominent corporations were already integrating NFT solutions into their products, and the market volume amounted to tens…