Vauld, formerly called Bank of Hodlers, raised $2 million in a round led by
Pantera Capital to expand its crypto banking platform.
Axie Infinity has launched the public testnet of its Ronin sidechain with
video game giant Ubisoft as an initial validator.
The Miami Heat's Tyler Herro is the first NBA player to provide a voiceover
for a crypto game.
The addition of NFTs to the gaming-focused network means streamers can create
their own unique items to share with their fans.
Sneaker studio RTFKT combined physical and digital collectibles in an NFT
auction that drew $13,331 for a pair of shoes.
Rapper Lil Pump is the latest celebrity to dip into the crypto world with the
launch of his “PumpCoin” social token.
Sorare, the platform for digital soccer collectibles, announced that FC
Barcelona's Gerard Piqué is investing $4.3 million in the NFT site.
The lucky winner is “westcoastbill” – a user who appears to have sniped Tyler
Winklevoss by $50 at the last minute.
The Seattle-based firm plans to invest in 10-15 ventures in the blockchain
space over the next two to three years.
Aavegotchi – a retro, Tamagotchi-inspired game that came to life at the end of
DeFi Summer – is launching in full on Jan. 4.
The token was listed on social money platform Fyooz, where buyers, most likely
fans of the rapper, bought $YACHTY for $15 each.
Human Protocol, home of the anti-bot hCaptcha system, announced it is
expanding beyond Ethereum to a future Polkadot parachain, Moonbeam.
Globe goes live Friday with the announcement of $3 million in funding from the
likes of Pantera Capital, Y Combinator, Tim Draper and others.
A new game mode will also be launching on the platform in early 2021, where
players can own pieces of land and farm governance tokens.
The new funding allows Mintbase to hire developers and designers to prepare
for a testnet launch on NEAR before year's end.
“Dapper Labs was a braindead fit for us to be able to further educate our
young users,” Genies founder Akash Nigam said.
Fireblocks plans to maintain its standing as “the biggest player in crypto-
native markets” but also wants to go after institutional players.
Mask Network, the protocol that allows users to send encrypted messages and
even cryptocurrencies over Twitter, announced a funding round Tuesday.