Tag: auction

Nov 19 2021

Nov 18 2021

AUCTION Is Available on Changelly

Changelly expands the family of over 200 cryptocurrencies available on the platform, introducing the AUCTION token and offering an opportunity to easily and quickly exchange it at floating rates. Being a native platform token of Bounce Finance, AUCTION facilitates platform operation, utility capture, and value realization. The AUCTION token has no monetary value, yet it incorporates economic and game theoretical designs to boost...

Nov 10 2021

Oct 26 2021

German Authorities Auction Over 200 Bitcoin Seized From Cybercriminals

Authorities in Germany announced the auction of Bitcoin starting Monday, October 25. The Ministry of Justice of North Rhine-Westphalia set up a public auction for Bitcoin that the police seized from cybercriminals. Over 200 Bitcoin was up for grabs in a two-day sale. Related Reading | Ireland to See First Public Auction of Seized...

Oct 25 2021

US Government To Auction 4.94 Bitcoin Worth Over $300,000

Oct 25 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  auction bitcoin government markets us

GSA Auctions will auction 4.94 BTC in five different lots between October 26 and 28, its website shows.The U.S. government will auction 4.94 BTC worth over $300,000 in the next few days.The auction will be held by GSA Auctions, the federal government’s online clearinghouse for surplus, U.S.-owned assets and equipment it wishes to sell.The 4.94 BTC will be auctioned in...

Aug 03 2021

Porsche Auctioning Design Sketch As A Digital & Physical NFT

Aug 03 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  auction digital fanzone forward31 lukso

NFTs have been hitting the racetrack this year in full force, and Porsche is the latest brand to hit the road. Our team at Bitcoinist has covered a substantial amount of crypto automotive activity in 2021. In just recent months, we've seen the Indy 500's Bitcoin racecar, Crypto.com's...

Jul 06 2021

Shiden Wins The Third Kusama Parachain Slot Auction

We are excited to announce that Shiden secured the third parachain slot on Kusama – Congratulations! Slot 3 Winner Shiden (SDN) – A smart contract platform for decentralized applications (dapps) on the Kusama network. Shiden is built to support “layer 2” solutions, which refers to… The post Shiden Wins The Third Kusama Parachain Slot...

Jun 25 2021

Sotheby’s Auctioning 25th Anniversary NFT Of Jay-Z’s ‘Reasonable Doubt’

Jun 25 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  art artist auction entertainment jay-z

It's the 25th anniversary of legendary hip-hop album, 'Reasonable Doubt'. Jay-Z's impact on music and culture is undeniable, and 'Reasonable Doubt' is arguably near the top of the list when it comes to most popular albums in the eyes of Jigga fans. In a recent announcement on Twitter from Sotheby's and Roc Nation, digital art piece 'Heir to the Throne' has gone live...

Jun 21 2021

Sotheby’s Will Accept Crypto In Auction Of Rare 100-Carat Diamond

Jun 21 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  altcoins auction bitcoin diamond diamonds

Global auction house Sotheby's is no stranger to crypto. In fact, the leading auctioneers have been hosting NFTs, such as multi-million-dollar CryptoPunks. This week, they are kicking off the auction for the code of the World Wide Web. Now, Sotheby's is integrating crypto for more than just NFTs and their payments - and is allowing crypto to be a form of purchase for...

May 12 2021

Christie’s Auctions CryptoPunks for $16.9 Million

May 12 2021 Published at Blockonomi under tags  auction cryptopunks nft nfts

Christie’s, one of the most famous auction houses in the world, has recently completed the auction of 9 CryptoPunk NFTs for a value of $16.9 million total, marking a milestone for the Non-Fungible Token (NFT) collection. The British auction house handled the auction of Beeple’s “Everydays: The 500 days” collection, which sold for $69 million [...] The post Christie’s Auctions CryptoPunks for $16.9...

Apr 30 2021

How to Participate in Kusama Parachain Auctions

Kusama is Polkadot's canary network designed for designers and developers to run experiments and test implementations before merging any feature on the main chain. It has a lower barrier to entry and faster governance parameters compared to Polkadot. Kusama isn't a testnet. Instead, the team has built it to function...

What are Polkadot Parachain Auctions? How Do They Work?

The Polkadot network has three integral parts in its architecture: relay chain, bridges, and parachains. Parachains are Layer 1 blockchains that have their state transition function. For instance, a blockchain can be an identity chain and another can be a smart contract chain. Parachains' governance and economics define them, which then allows them to have their design and specifications....

Apr 28 2021

U.S. Government Sells 9.45 BTC At Significant Market Discount

Apr 28 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  auction markets u.s.

Surprisingly, 9.45 BTC auctioned off by a U.S. government agency was purchased at a market discount.The U.S. government sold 9.45 BTC during a four-day auction that closed earlier this week, with the bitcoin being purchased at a notable discount compared to market prices.The auction was performed by GSA Auctions, a service of the United States General Service Administration (GSA) that functions...

Apr 19 2021

Bitcoin Magazine's Art Director To Auction Guy Fawkes Painting For Bitcoin

Apr 19 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  art auction culture

If you’ve ever wanted to own a piece of art crafted by the creative force behind Bitcoin Magazine, here’s your chance.Link To Scarce City Auction HereAlthough I’ve been working my dream job here at Bitcoin Magazine since September 2017, I have only published one other...

Dec 18 2020

Beeple on How and Why He Raked In $3.5 Million

Dec 18 2020 Published at Unchained Podcast under tags  2020 auction beeple blockchain crypto

Mike Winkelmann, the digital artist also known as Beeple who has made an artwork every day for over 13 years, talks about the NFT auctions he held last weekend, after learning about crypto two months ago. In the show, he discusses: how he got into crypto two months ago, and made $3.5 million in NFT auctions last weekend...

Dec 14 2020

Cult Digital Artist Beeple Raises Record $3.5 Million in NFT Auction

Dec 14 2020 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  auction business digital art nft

Mike Winkelmann, the legendary digital artist best known as Beeple, has raised a record-breaking $3.5 million for his latest NFT collection called "Everydays." "Everydays" Breaks New Record Winkelmann auctioned off his "Everydays" 2020 collection via Nifty Gateway this weekend. It's the...

Dec 11 2020

Scarce City’s Lightning Auctions Debut Fetches 1 Bitcoin For BTC-Themed Art

At Scarce City, a marketplace for fine, Bitcoin-based goods, we’ve just sold a piece of artwork for 1 bitcoin in our debut Lightning Auction. Lightning Auctions is a first-of-its-kind online marketplace that instantly and anonymously collateralizes bids on goods with minimal fees using the Lightning Network. Participants pay a Lightning invoice...

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