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A Quick Guide To Accelerators Funding NFT Startups

Accelerators supporting startups that focus on or utilize non-fungible tokens, here described as NFT startups, include both newly established Web 3 accelerators as well as historical players in the accelerator space. In addition, many of these accelerators are associated with venture funds that have invested in NFT startups. Accelerators are a well-developed funding and development …

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Gaming Giant Ubisoft Partners With NFT Platform Sorare 

Ubisoft, the video game company behind major franchises like Assassin’s Creed and Far Cry,  has entered the NFT arena with its newest mobile game, One Shot League. This marks the first time that a major gaming studio has developed a video game revolving around NFTs.  One Shot League is a collaboration between Ubisoft and Sorare, …

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Compound Wants to Enable Cross-Chain Borrowing

Compound Finance has introduced a prototype blockchain which allows users to borrow on one chain against collateral on another chain. When the blockchain, called Gateway, is live, users will be able to, for example, deposit Polkadot’s native DOT token, and borrow Ether against that collateral, freely using that ETH in the Ethereum ecosystem. This contrasts …

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“Tiananmen” Contract on BSC Seeking to Provoke CZ

An unknown developer has deployed a smart contract called “Tinenanmen_Square”  (mis-spelling Tiananmen Square), a censored topic in China, on Binance Smart Chain (BSC), with the implied intention of testing just how decentralized the chain really is.  The smart contract is a game where users can mint TANK tokens starting at 1,000 TANKs, and going down …

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