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Digital Fashion Is Going to Blow Everything Else Out of the Water

Digital Fashion Is Going to Blow Everything Else Out of the Water

Fashion is evolving. What used to be a world of threads and textiles is moving to pixels and augmented fitting rooms. Now, designers are creating more reality-bending digital fashion pieces on the daily. And we have some digital fashion fanatics to help navigate this booming space. But what does it mean for the fashion industry? …

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Metaverse Fashion Big Bada Boom

Metaverse + Fashion = Big Bada Boom

Ever wondered what you’ll wear in the Metaverse? Clothes, duh, but in the digital realm things are slightly different than IRL… In digital spaces we’re not bound to the limitations of the Earth. Ever heard of anti-gravity clothes? You will soon. In this live stream we’re diving into the Metaverse to show you a glimpse …

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J1mmy Kingship and SupDucks FrankyNines

J1mmy, Kingship and SupDucks’ FrankyNines

This week we’re joined by Jim McNelis whose collection of BAYC has just been signed to Universal in a landmark record deal through 10:22pm UMG’s next-gen Web3 label. J1mmy is an avid NFT collector and the CEO and cofounder of NFT 42. His company is best known for creating AvaStars, a digital collectibles project that …

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Metaverse Ready Avatars These PFP Projects Are Crushing Innovation

Metaverse Ready Avatars – These PFP Projects Are Crushing Innovation

A stellar line up of speakers right at the very bleeding edge of what’s happening in the next generation of PFP nft’s. The look on Benoit’s face when he realises what ASM are building is priceless.

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Sotheby’s Ups NFT Game with Launch of Metaverse Auction Platform

Maybe it’s time to retire the tulip bubble analogies.  Anyone out there who still dismisses NFTs as nothing more than a digital fetish might want to check out the announcement from Sotheby’s today.  It’s launching a dedicated marketplace for non-fungible, tokenized art called Sotheby’s Metaverse, a nod to the virtual world where NFTs are becoming …

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What is the Metaverse? Metaverse 101

What Is the Metaverse? Metaverse 101

This is the Defiant’s foundational guide to the Metaverse. It would take way way too long to go into all the different expressions of the Metaverse but this is our view of how the core of this exciting new space is not about immersive universes with hypercolour graphics but something far simpler and more profound.

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Yearn Finance Backs Atlantis World to Draw Degens Into the Metaverse

What’s the answer to make decentralized finance more fun and immersive than its current incarnation of websites and bulletin boards? Apparently it’s community environments reminiscent of video games played on 1990s-era consoles. That at least is the bet DeFi portal Yearn Finance is making with its latest grant to Atlantis World. The company makes two-dimensional, …

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Resist Hierarchy and Protect Financial Freedom: A Metaverse Manifesto

While I don’t agree that we are already in the metaverse, it is true that we are staring v1.0 in the face. Humans have already surrendered a portion of their existence and autonomy to the digital world. That includes algorithms that govern our lives the same way a law of nature might, as well as …

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How to Buy and Sell Digital PFP Collectible NFTs | Part 2

How to Buy and Sell Digital PFP Collectible NFTs | Part 2

Welcome to another tuesday tutorial, this is actually the second of a two part series looking at how to navigate the weird and wonderful world of PFP collectibles and how to go about buying, selling, identifying promising projects and creating an identity for yourself within a community. In this second part we’ll look at life …

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How to Buy and Sell Digital PFP Collectible NFTs | Part 1

How to Buy and Sell Digital PFP Collectible NFTs | Part 1

So, you’ve seen the punks headlines and you think to yourself, I fancy a piece of that but then you realise they’re very expensive. But then you see ducks and dogs and apes and lizards and boom the rabbithole opens up and things get very confusing. But fear not, while everyone was crying about the …

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Zuckerberg’s Vow to Make Facebook a Metaverse Company Roils DeFi Community

At this point, we really shouldn’t be surprised when Mark Zuckerberg courts controversy. But on July 28, he actually told investors on an earnings call that Facebook would become a metaverse company in the future. Huh?  Maybe Zuckerberg was just tossing off the latest buzzword to goose Facebook’s stock. Or maybe he truly believes that …

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The Sushi Community Is Cooking Up An NFT Platform

SushiSwap will likely add an NFT platform soon.  The decentralized exchange for swapping Ethereum-based tokens has been branching out into a one-stop shop for DeFi, with spin-off protocols for lending (Kashi), dapp usage (BentoBox), and yield farming (Onsen).  Now with Shoyu, NFTs are being added to the mix. The platform was proposed to the Sushi …

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After the Gold Rush: What Are the Next Steps for NFTs?

Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) exploded into popular consciousness in the first half of 2021. In particular, the art world really began to take notice of this asset class, which allows for clear ownership of a unique virtual item.  Whether it was the digital artist Beeple selling his NFT piece for more than $60 million, Covid Alien …

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Meet the Meebits CryptoPunks of the Metaverse

Meet the Meebits: CryptoPunks of the Metaverse

I bet you’re wondering… what the hell is a Meebit? Well, I will tell you. It’s a collection of 20,000 3D characters, each unique but assembled from a randomly generated collection of attributes of varying degrees of scarcity and hence desirability. Sounds like CryptoPunks? Well that’s the idea. That model has been the undeniable party …

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Buyout Period for Top-Notch NFT Bundle B20 is Live

The buyout contract for the B20 NFT bundle is live, meaning that 20 single-edition Beeple NFTs are back on the market in a winner-takes-all lot. B.20 bundle is a collection of ultra-rare NFTs including 20 one-of-one Beeples, a 3LAU soundscape, and prime real estate in Decentraland, Cryptovoxels, and Somnium Space. This bundle backs the B20 …

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