Derek Bobbitt

Derek Bobbitt

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The Vatican Will Create An NFT Gallery to ‘Democratize Art’

The Vatican Will Create An NFT Gallery to ‘Democratize Art’

The Vatican is launching an NFT gallery to digitally display some of their most prized artwork and relics for a global audience.

RTFKT & Nike’s Hoodies Set The Tone For AR Drip

RTFKT & Nike’s Hoodies Set The Tone For AR Drip

Nike-owned RTFKT Studios is launching new 'AR Drip,' a virtual hoodie for RTFKT NFT avatar that comes along with a physical hoodie in real life.

Magic: The Gathering Honors Pride Month with New Card Collection

Magic: The Gathering Honors Pride Month with New Card Collection

Magic: The Gathering is releasing a new collection called 'Pride Across the Multiverse' in honor of LGBTQ Pride Month.

Starbucks to Sell NFTs and Bring Community Into The Digital Realm

Starbucks to Sell NFTs and Bring Community Into The Digital Realm

Starbucks has announced new plans to create NFTs for their customers, providing a new range of digital experiences.

NFT Aggregator Gem.xyz Removes Co-founder for Sexual Misconduct and Is Acquired by OpenSea

NFT Aggregator Gem.xyz Removes Co-founder for Sexual Misconduct and Is Acquired by OpenSea

NFT aggregator Gem.xyz removed a co-from the company before being acquired by OpenSea.

Crypto Dating Show Raised $6 Million to Build the ‘Netflix of Web3’ With Help From Paris Hilton

Crypto Dating Show Raised $6 Million to Build the ‘Netflix of Web3’ With Help From Paris Hilton

With a goal to reimagine Web3 entertainment, Mad Realities has created its first dating show and looks to build its empire on funding from notable investors including Paris Hilton.

Moonbirds Post-Launch: The Departure of COO Ryan Carson

Moonbirds Post-Launch: The Departure of COO Ryan Carson

Ryan Carson, the chief operating officer of NFT project Moonbirds, leaves project to start his own NFT venture fund, largely upsetting Moonbirds community.

Fidelity in the Metaverse

Fidelity in the Metaverse

Fidelity officially has launched their immersive educational Fidelity Stack in Decentraland with an aim to educate investors on the metaverse and its new Metaverse ETF.

Coinbase NFT Marketplace Goes Live in Beta

Coinbase NFT Marketplace Goes Live in Beta

Coinbase launched the beta for its long-awaited NFT marketplace this past week with an aim to build NFT communities and make the collecting process more social online.

Moonbirds NFTs Take Flight

Moonbirds NFTs Take Flight

The highly-anticipated Moonbirds NFT project opened for minting this past week with 7,875 NFTs minted at 2.5 ETH, equating to $66 million in sales.

Streets of New Capenna: Demons, Mobsters, Praetors, Oh My!

Streets of New Capenna: Demons, Mobsters, Praetors, Oh My!

Magic: The Gathering's new set, Streets of New Capenna, is set for tabletop prerelease on April 22nd. Here's everything you need to know about this set so you can build your mob, run your criminal network, and take over Park Heights - Planeswalker style!

Meta will test selling virtual goods in the metaverse - and pay creators?

Meta will test selling virtual goods in the metaverse - and pay creators?

Meta's new VR platform Horizon Worlds will enable creators to sell virtual goods, but their 47.5% take rate has attracted significant criticism.

Sony and Lego invest $2B into Epic to help build the kid-friendly metaverse

Sony and Lego invest $2B into Epic to help build the kid-friendly metaverse

Sony and Lego are each investing $1 Billion into Epic Games to build a metaverse platform geared toward younger audiences.

Adidas NFT Drop Grants Access to Physical Merchandise

Adidas NFT Drop Grants Access to Physical Merchandise

Adidas' premier NFT collection, Into the Metaverse, will soon begin to release physical merchandise to their holders, at no additional cost!

Rishi Sunak, Chancellor of the Exchequer, Asks Royal Mint to Create NFT

Rishi Sunak, Chancellor of the Exchequer, Asks Royal Mint to Create NFT

Rishi Sunak, Chancellor of the Exchequer, asks Royal Mint to create NFT, wanting to demonstrate that Britain is at the cutting-edge for new technologies with new crypto assets launching by summer.