Walmart is preparing to join the metaverse with its own cryptocurrency and NFTs
    18 Jan 2022

    American retail chain Walmart is preparing to enter the metaverse by creating its own NFT collections and cryptocurrency. This information is based on several trademarks filed by the retail giant with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. In late December, the retail chain filed several trademark applications with the United States Patent and Trademark…

    Indonesian student makes $1 million selling NFT selfies on OpenSea
    18 Jan 2022

    Sultan Gustaf Al Ghozali, a 22-year-old Indonesian student, has joined the NFT frenzy, becoming a millionaire as a result. He listed selfies of himself as an NFT for five years on OpenSea, the largest NFT marketplace, and sold them for $1,107,225 in total. Al Ghozali is a college student studying Computer Science and based in…

    Kevin O’Leary believes NFTs in 2022 will become bigger than Bitcoin
    15 Jan 2022

    “Shark Tank” star and celebrity investor Kevin O’Leary predicted non-fungible tokens (NFTs) will be bigger than Bitcoin. He appreciates NFTs can prove ownership of real-world items, such as designer watches or flashy cars. Though, comparing Bitcoin and NFT, O’Leary said he’s “investing on both sides of that equation.” At Yahoo Finance Live the chairman of…

    Gamers are profiting off ‘play-to-earn’ blockchain games
    15 Jan 2022

    With the region’s youthful population, blockchain-based play-to-earn games are becoming one of the fastest-growing innovative sectors in the Middle East. They provide new models to help monetize time spent in games with crypto tokens, NFTs, and staking. Industry players believe that the $181 billion gaming revenue to be made this year will increase substantially soon…

    NFT sales surpass $4 billion in the last month
    13 Jan 2022

    Despite a decline in the crypto markets, NFT marketplaces have made a tremendous surge in the previous month. According to data from, NFT global sales surpassed $4 billion in the last 30 days. “2021 will go down as the breakdown year for NFTs. The growth in their sales is due to two main factors,”…

    Art Dubai unveils in 2022 a new digital section with NFT and VR art
    13 Jan 2022

    Art Dubai announced on Sunday the list of participating galleries at its 2022 edition, which will be its most extensive to date. The fair will occur at Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, from 11-13 March 2022, with previews on 9 and 10 March. The upcoming event marks the debut of Art Dubai Digital, an innovative new digital…