Crypto exchange Kraken plans to launch an NFT marketplace

    Major cryptocurrency exchange Kraken announced plans to introduce an NFT trading marketplace. Kraken CEO noted the rising popularity of Metaverse NFTs like virtual property and digital items; however, he did not suggest a date by which the service may be launched. Other big exchanges, such as Binance, Coinbase, and FTX, have already introduced their own…

    Metaverse virtual real estate grossed $100 million last week

    Interest in Metaverse and associated features, like virtual lands and real estate, is in hot demand, available data from DappRadar shows. Over $100 million was spent on purchasing these virtual properties last week, including the Sandbox grossing over $80 million and Decentraland above $15 million. According to DappRadar, Metaverse-related projects like The Sandbox, Decentraland, CryptoVoxels,…

    Crypto exchange Gemini raises $400 million in funding, hitting a $7.1 billion valuation

    One of the world’s leading crypto exchanges, Gemini, has secured $400 million in a recent investment round led by Morgan Creek Capital. The funding round values the company at $7.1 billion. Gemini also plans to invest heavily in alternative metaverse proposals. Gemini, the cryptocurrency platform and exchange founded by twins Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, has…

    Morgan Stanley calls Metaverse the next big investment theme, gripping the crypto world

    Investment bank Morgan Stanley has stated the metaverse is now the next big investment theme, in a note directed to investors on November 11. Strategists from the bank believe this alternate conception of reality is amassing important interest from companies like Facebook (now Meta) and Microsoft, which are already trying to grasp the concept. And…

    What is Web3? And why are all the crypto people talking about it?

    What is Web3 and what is its connection with the crypto world, Aaron Mak describes on Slate. If you’ve been perusing cryptocurrency forums or video-game news recently—or spying everything from New York Times job listings to zany Twitter threads claiming that the traditional job interview is about to be replaced by blockchain-based “quests, adventures and…

    World Blockchain Summit: Phemex is confident in the future of the Metaverse

    Phemex took part in the 19th global World Blockchain Summit in Dubai, UAE. Jack Tao, Phemex CEO, speaking at the event, emphasized the growing importance of Metaverse in the blockchain industry. During the World Blockchain Summit in Dubai, Phemex CEO Jack Tao gave a presentation, explaining how his crypto exchange platform supports Metaverse development in…