September is here, which means two things in my book. First, we’re a month closer to the winter season (aka Christmas). Second, we are excitingly close to the global release date to Denis Villeneuve’s, Dune.
Directed by a Mr. Villeneuve, who has a knack for helming beautifully told stories and is steadily building his repertoire as a master of cinema, Dune’s over-delayed premiere at the recent Toronto International Film Festival is churning many an acclaim. One account even cites the movie receiving an eight-minute standing ovation.
Based upon the chronicles of Frank Herbert and widely popular sci-fi titled series of…
In a recent report, French Ligue 1 football giants, Paris Saint Germain (‘PSG’) have become an official crypto partner with cryptocurrency exchange Crypto.com. While the leading team in top-flight French football looks forward to a season with Lionel Messi at the helm, this partnership with Crypto.com spells new opportunities for the potential for PSG-branded non-fungible tokens (NFTs).
“We are delighted to welcome Crypto.com to the Paris Saint-Germain partner family” — Mark Armstrong, Chief Partnerships Officer at PSG.
As the sci-fi epic depiction of Frank Herbert’s classic, ‘Dune’ receives many a claim and standing ovation ahead of its global theatrical release in October, Legendary Pictures has found itself in quicksand with news of their intention to launch an NFT collection of the film.
Announcing the NFT project on Twitter, Legendary will look to unveil a set of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) inspired by the characters within the Arrakis, Dune-verse. The first collection, ‘Dune: Future Artitfacts’, is reported to drop late this September on the MakersPlace NFT marketplace, minted on the Ethereum blockchain.
Welcome to the Blockchain Weekly Newsletter, Issue #20 a tailored feed on the latest talking points, trends, and takeaways in the blockchain and distributed ledger space.
Amidst the current NFT boom, Gartner’s published research on the technologies to watch for 2021, establish blockchain-enabled nonfungible tokens (NFTs) as leading emerging technology.
The payment giants' double-down investment into CrypoPunk digital art — that typified the early version of NFT collections of 2017 — is sparking a growing discussion, with VISA believing more institutional…
The European Union Blockchain Observatory and Forum (‘EUBOF’) has published their latest July installment in their monthly blockchain Trends Report series.
From regulatory updates, market developments to stand-outs in technological changes, here’s a breakdown of the highlights published by the EUBOF.
Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey, will double down on his intention to develop a decentralised bitcoin exchange, this week on Twitter announcing the project kick-off with Square’s Lead within the open developer platform division.
Visa Inc. (‘VISA’) have purchased a nonfungible token (‘NFT’) “CryptoPunk” for close to $150,000 in a hotly debated watershed moment for ownerships of digital and virtual assets.
Gartner’s published 2021 Hype Cycle for Emerging Technology, establishes nonfungible tokens (NFTs) as at peak of inflated expectations, all the while the NFT sector is amidst a booming spree.
Welcome to the Blockchain Weekly Newsletter, Issue #19 a tailored feed on the latest talking points, trends, and takeaways in the blockchain and distributed ledger space.
This week, we’re gathering a pedestal list of some of the interesting articles that have come across our news feed.
This week, the meteoric rise of Socios.com and Chiliz blockchain continues, now with the fan token blockchain partnering with NBA’s LA clippers. Unlike other partners at the get-go, Socios will not be rolling out immediate fan tokens of the basketball team.
While becoming a staple fan engagement method for the sports entertainment industry around the world, the relationship with the NBA Clippers is reported to — at least at the beginning — focus on gaining exposure of Socios to the American basketball market.
Speaking on behalf of the announcement between the NBA Clippers and Socios, Scott Sonnenberg Chief Global Partnerships…