OWNIC Announces Release of the First-Ever Dynamic Sports NFTs

[PRESS RELEASE – Milan, Italy, 8th August 2022] Digital sports collectibles startup, OWNIC, has announced the date for their first dynamic NFT drop. The platform will launch on the 22nd of August 2022 and offer the collection of the captain of the Italian national football team and Juventus, Leonardo Bonucci, on pre-sale. The release will …

CryptoDickbutts NFTs Erect Nearly 700% In Daily Sales Volume 

CryptoDickButts (CDB) floor price has skyrocketed with the overwhelming support from popular influencers. CDB soared on Sunday, outpacing other well-known NFT collectibles with significant volume. CDB was able to land the 6th spot for the largest daily trading volume for NFTs on OpenSea. As of this writing, CryptoDickbutts has soared by a whopping 690% or …

NFT trading volume in Q2 2022 drop by over 40%- Report

Public interest in digital collectibles has started to decline. NFT enthusiasts no longer have great motivation to buy NFTs. Despite starting this year on a special note, Q2 2022 wasn’t as good as Q1 2022. There has been a decline in the public’s interest in digital collectibles. Footprint analytics published a “Q2 2022 NFT industry” …

Vitalik Buterin proposes stealth addresses for anonymous NFT ownership

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin has suggested there may be a “low-tech approach” to incorporating privacy features into nonfungible token, or NFT, transactions. In a Monday post on the Ethereum research channel, Buterin implied Merkle trees and Zero-Knowledge Succinct Non-Interactive Arguments of Knowledge, or zk-SNARKs, were a more complicated method for stealth addresses for ERC-721 tokens …

Vitalik suggests private NFTs using ‘stealth addresses’ to hide the owner’s identity

Ethereum Founder Vitalik Buterin suggests the idea of private NFTs whereby the owner would not be known through blockchain data. The concept was added to an Ethereum Research post focused on adding an “ERC721 Extension for zk-SNARKs.” Idea: stealth addresses for ERC721s. A low-tech approach to add a significant amount of privacy to the NFT …

Samsung partners with Theta Labs for upcoming Galaxy NFT ecosystem

Samsung Electronics has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with partners, including Theta Labs, to operate an NFT ecosystem for its new range of Galaxy mobile phones. “Samsung Electronics is promoting consumer experience innovation that connects non-fungible tokens (NFTs) in the online virtual world to offline real benefits.“ The firm said the NFT ecosystem would …

Cryptopunk NFT to be split into 56,000 pieces

Nonfungible tokens (NFTs) continue to capture the imagination of the cryptocurrency space, with some of the most popular projects attracting hundreds of millions of dollars from investors. Projects like Cryptopunks and the Bored Ape Yacht Club epitomize the exclusivity of the most lucrative collections, with each NFT far from accessible to the average investor. A new …

60 million NFTs could be minted in a single transaction: StarkWare founder

Zero-knowledge (ZK) rollup tech company StarkWare founder Eli Ben-Sasson says its new Recursive validity proofs could theoretically roll up as many as 60 million transactions into one on the Ethereum blockchain. The zkSTARK co-inventor made the comments to Cointelegraph during ETH Seoul on Aug. 7 after announcing the start of production of StarkWare’s new Recursive …

The Bitcoin artists on minting NFTs and OpenSea

“Art is not a thing, it is a way,” said American writer Elbert Hubbard. For Bitcoin (BTC) artists, the way is inspired by Bitcoin, its code, its philosophy and its imagery. In some cases, it’s even inspired by memes. Bitcoin has become a “lifestyle,” for some Bitcoin artists, that inspires their way of doing business, …

Crypto Winter Sees Hyper-Centralization of Blue-Chip NFT Collections: Report

For the first time since last June, the market failed to hit $1 billion in trades. NFT users have now resorted to liquidating their investments, anticipating better market prospects. A new report by DappRadar, shared with CryptoPotato, suggests that this trend of “trading blocking” will continue till the crypto winter has passed. But during this …

Meta Integrated Flow Blockchain and Rolled out NFT Support in 100 Countries

Major social media platform Meta announced the support of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) for Instagram creators and businesses in additional 100 countries while also integrating with the Flow blockchain, Coinbase Wallet, and dapper. According to an updated blog post on Thursday (August 4, 2022), Instagram users in 100 countries in the Asia- Pacific, Africa, the Americas, …

Want Liquidity From Your NFTs? Here Are the Top Options in 2022

We do many things with our digital assets these days; trading, locking, and everything in between. But one way of leveraging assets that is fast becoming an industry favourite is their use for borrowing against fiat or cryptocurrency. That’s right, if you have an NFT or any other digital asset lying about, you might not …

Meta expands its NFT support on Instagram to 100 more countries

The recent expansion of NFT functionality will allow Instagram users to share their digital collectibles on the Instagram feed, in stories, and in messages. Instagram is offering support to third-party wallets such as MetaMask, Rainbow, Coinbase Wallet, Trust Wallet, and Dapper Wallet. On Thursday, August 4, Meta (NASDAQ: META) chief Mark Zuckerberg made an important …

New Overledger release now supports QRC-721 NFTs on Tokenise developer API » CryptoNinjas

Quant Network, the provider of enterprise-grade blockchain solutions, announced today that its blockchain gateway Overledger now provides users the ability to create native QRC-721 non-fungible tokens (NFTs) and deploy them onto the Ethereum, Polygon, and XDC mainnets. Developers can work with QRC-721 through Overledger Tokenise, one of Quant’s premium APIs, which enables even those with …

Behind the scenes of the world of NFTs with Mint Podcast creator Adam Levy

Adam Levy Founder & Host, 2021-current @ Mint Podcast Info LinkedIn Twitter Adam Levy is the host of Mint podcast – an exclusive look into how the creators of today are building the communities of tomorrow using web3 primitives like social tokens, DAOs, and NFTs, to name a few.. Learn More Original Source

Redditor turns NFT criticism into NFTs

A Redditor made it his mission to turn the tides on nonfungible token (NFT) critics by minting a collection using the top anti-NFT comments they found on the internet.  In a Reddit post, user busterrulezzz introduced the NFT collection titled Worthless JPEGs! in an attempt to bring entertainment to crypto enthusiasts while critics of the …

Meta enables Instagram NFT integration in over 100 countries

According to a Meta newsroom post updated on Thursday, the Mark Zuckerberg-led company has begun its nonfungible token (NFT) expansion across 100 countries in Africa, the Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and the Americas. This includes adding support for wallet connections with Coinbase Wallet and Dapper as well as the ability to post digital collectibles minted …

Nansen admits neglecting DeFi plans during the NFT craze

Despite the general downturn in the cryptocurrency markets throughout the year, Ethereum (ETH) blockchain analytics platform Nansen has continued to report impressive growth numbers. CEO and co-founder Alex Svanevik recently spoke about Nansen’s growth, highlighting that the company has registered over 130 million addresses and has grown 30% despite the crypto downturn. Svanevik credited much …

The future of ThetaLabs, NFT tickets, and decentralized livestreaming video with Wes Levitt

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Over $86.6M worth of NFTs has been stolen since 2022

Recent research from Comparitech shows that NFT thefts are becoming more frequent than ever— and more profitable. The company has kept track of NFT thefts ever since the non-fungible token standard was first introduced and recorded the first stolen NFTs as early as 2020. Since then, over $86.6 million of tokens have been stolen. At …