Metaverse & NFT News

  • 520 is coming, what is it like to fall in love in the Metaverse?

    Interest in VR dating soared by 249% in the well-known overseas forum Reddit, and the Metaverse sounded the “first horn” of the social revolution? As the weather warms, so does the “romance” in the Metaverse, with more users dating in the Metaverse, according to the latest user data from Reddit.  And brands across industries, from interior design to food subscription services, are getting involved in this business opportunity. Exclusive data from Reddit shows that people who are in pursuit of love are eager to enter the Metaverse and meet new…

    2022-05-16
  • How to make good use of the “window period” on the eve of the explosion of the Metaverse when pan-entertainment goes overseas?

    In 2022, is there still a chance for audio and video to go overseas? Zhu Xiaohu said in a speech three months ago, “The era of pursuing traffic dividends is over.” This statement is not entirely true. Talking about traffic dividends at this point in time has the meaning of “Arsenic for A, honey for B”. It is like Facebook, which is troubled by the problem of user loss internally, but watch TikTok run wildly externally. In fact, it’s not just TikTok. In the past two years, there have been…

  • One article to understand the art of encryption and NFT

    This article is an overview of the recently up-and-coming field of “crypto art” and also covers the use of “non-fungible tokens (NFTs)” as a mechanism for issuing digital art. Limited Edition Tokens NFTs, or tokens as I will call them, can be understood as unique digital objects that can be collected by a user and transferred to another user in a cryptocurrency network. In the field of crypto art, they usually represent a media file, a piece of software, or some artistic concept. These NFTs can be issued in limited quantities and…

    2022-05-16 Metaverse & NFT News
  • What’s next for NFTs: innovation, utility and trends

    Although the concept of NFTs has been around since 2014, the official pandemic started in 2021. With continuous innovation, NFTs are no longer limited to digital art, the field is rapidly transforming as new trends, applications and markets emerge. According to a report released by blockchain analytics firm Chainalysis, roughly $44.2 billion in cryptocurrencies will be spent on NFTs in 2021, compared to $106 million in 2020, which is clearly a huge increase. Let’s review the innovations and new trends in the NFT space for widespread adoption in the near…

  • Is Yuga Labs’ big expansion of the “ape” universe not far off?

    Yuga Labs, the parent company of the boring ape, has been in constant action recently. It first announced the acquisition of CryptoPunks and Meebits, and then launched the token ApeCoin and airdropped it. 15% of the total supply of ApeCoin was airdropped to BAYC and MAYC holders. Once launched, Boring Ape immediately reaped a large wave of attention from the crypto community. After the launch of ApeCoin, the floor price of the boring ape skyrocketed instantly. According to NFTGO.io data, the floor price of the boring ape once exceeded 100…

  • Interview with Wang Pengfei, CEO of Digital Collection China: Development and Reflections on Digital Collections

    If 2021 is the “first year” of the Metaverse, then 2022 can be called the year of the NFT outbreak. Under the leadership of Internet companies such as BATJ, traditional companies have ended one after another, and even the national team has occasionally deployed. Shandong Jian, Yueliang, Dunhuang, every time they appear, will trigger the cheers of digital collection enthusiasts, and the participation of Nike, Li Ning and other trendy brands will trigger a wave of digital collections. In the absence of supervision, the fast-moving NFT has gradually become a…

  • Entrepreneurial Veteran + Emerging Blue Ocean Track, “Invitation to Interaction” cuts into the Metaverse with interactive live broadcast

    Invitation to interact Culture and Entertainment Metaverse Unfinished Beijing Established in 2021 Zhongyao Interactive is a content producer focusing on the field of live interactive games, an industry pioneer and leader, with the most abundant product lines. View project Since webcasting has become popular all over the world, livestreaming has become one of the hottest segments, bringing countless high-quality content to players and fans, and also giving anchors, guilds/MCNs and platforms opportunities for rapid development. Douyu, Platforms with a large number of high-quality anchors such as Huya, Station B, Douyin,…

  • Received tens of millions of angel rounds of financing, “Love Avatar” wants brands and users to achieve “Metaverse freedom”

    The Metaverse vision of the incarnation of love is from To B to To C, from people in it to AI. Love Avatar Technology Culture and Entertainment Metaverse Angel Wheel Beijing will be established in 2021 Love Avatar is a Metaverse content technology service provider. View project 36氪 was informed that the Metaverse content technology service provider “Love Avatar” has recently completed a tens of millions of RMB angel round financing led by Zhongke Jincai, and Yuze Capital served as the company’s long-term exclusive financial advisor. After this round of…

    2022-05-15
  • Xuelangyun announced the completion of over 300 million yuan in Series B financing, adding more weight to build an industrial Metaverse

    Four consecutive rounds of financing have been completed four years after its establishment. On May 15, 2022, Xuelangyun, an industrial Internet platform company, announced the completion of a Series B financing of over 300 million yuan. This round of financing was led by the second phase of the National Research Fund, followed by Poly Capital and Guolian Group Wuxi Intellectual Property Fund. Zhuo Capital acted as the exclusive financial advisor for this round of financing. This round of financing is the fourth investment that Xuelangyun has obtained since its establishment….

    2022-05-15 Metaverse & NFT News
  • When will the door to the virtual world open? Will the Metaverse really come true?

    Liu Cixin said that human beings have two futures: the sea of ​​stars and the sea, and the virtual reality inward. The road of the stars and the sea refers to the development of hard technology and the development of the universe, just like the road that Musk is currently exploring, while virtual reality refers to the hottest topic “Metaverse”. The emergence of the Metaverse is mainly due to the first, the active demand for new increments in various industries; the second, the promotion of the development of the Metaverse…

    2022-05-15 Metaverse & NFT News
  • Are you hungry? There is a master behind the door of the NFT digital collection

    Ele.me’s digital food collections feature two series of “Delicious China” and “Delicious Seasons”, and build a “Delicious Collection Museum” to focus on the collection of dishes, cuisine history, solar terms and other cultural appreciation content obtained by users. ——Since a month ago, you can get the qualification to directly collect digital collections by participating in the Ele.me APP by taking pictures of dishes and punching cards. At the same time, each collection has a unique number and traceable blockchain certificate, which can be collected and appreciated by food culture lovers….

  • Is the scarcity of NFTs a benefit or a problem or both?

    In 2018, Roham Gharegozlou of Dapper Labs, the Canadian studio behind the hugely successful CryptoKitties project, gave a speech in Vienna around a theme: life is irreplaceable. He believes that applying this concept to digital assets through blockchain technology will soon change the way people view and interact with the concept of ownership in an increasingly digital world. Fast forward to a few years later, and not only has the idea been embraced by cryptocurrency investors, but NFTs have really taken off completely. The NFT craze that really started in…

  • NFT market needs to do more to elevate black artists

    It’s no secret that white people are the majority in the crypto community — after all, the “crypto brothers” stereotype has been around for years. According to a report by Morning Consult, as of 2022, more than 70 percent of cryptocurrency accounts worldwide will be held by men, with 62 percent of them being white men. Considering that the NFT ecosystem was born in the cryptocurrency space, it is easy to understand how this demographic will eventually permeate into our new blockchain-based creative economy. Anthony Gibbs, founder of the Black Art Project,…

  • How are the virtual humans “living” in the Metaverse? Behind the skin you don’t know

    Recently, CCTV’s May 4th party appeared on the same screen with three virtual people and many young students on the campus of Wuhan University and Renmin University. At the same time, relying on Tencent Music’s virtual social platform TMELAND to create a “digital and real fusion virtual music world”, not Fewer netizens commented that “the sense of technology is full, and it really increases the knowledge”, “too high-tech, so much game technology is used”. Image source: CCTV The Speedway Metaverse Research Institute noticed that the three avatars in this evening…

    2022-05-14 Metaverse & NFT News
  • It may be a good thing to talk about NFT falling to the altar again

    In January and April, Jay Chou posted on the social platform Instagram that the NFT he held was stolen and quickly resold. (Image credit: Instagram) 2. According to the information from OpenSea (currently the world’s largest NFT trading platform) and Ethscan, the NFT was transferred from Jay Chou’s address, and was quickly traded on LooksRare (NFT trading market) at prices of 130ETH (Ethereum) and 155ETH. Hands-on transactions. Based on the last transaction price of 155 ETH, the NFT stolen by Jay Chou is worth about $500,000. 3. In this news,…

  • Web3 Decentralization Debate Focuses on Wrong Questions

    WEB3 advocates promise decentralization on an unprecedented scale. Excessive centralization impedes coordination and weakens freedom, democracy, and economic dynamism—decentralization should be a remedy. But the word itself is too vague to be a coherent end goal. Getting the job done requires the right decentralization, and we fear Web3 is on the wrong track so far. Most of us focus primarily on the degree of decentralization rather than the type. The level of concern – do we want more or less decentralization, but leads Web3 advocates to mischaracterize the reality of existing centralization, and the…

  • Who is the next star group favorite after “The Boring Ape”?

    Introduction: According to the “2021 Annual Data Report” released by Ouke Cloud Chain Master, the total transaction volume of NFT in 2021 will reach $17.175 billion, an increase of 131 times compared with $130 million in 2020. Entering 2022, the NFT market still continues the popularity of last year. At the beginning of the year, NFT projects such as PhantaBear, TheHeart Project, and MetaRim quickly brought a wave of market booms with their exceeding-expected returns; “Boring Ape” was even more popular all over the world, and even the Otherdeeds NFT…

    2022-05-14 Metaverse & NFT News
  • Aiyouteng loses money, the way out for movies that go bankrupt is in the Metaverse?

    This year’s Cannes Film Festival will come as scheduled in late May. Are you looking forward to the VR movies? The 2022 Cannes XR Immersive Imaging Unit shortlisted films have been announced on the official Cannes website. During May 17-28, audiences can use mainstream VR headsets such as MetaQuest or VR application platforms such as Steam to log in to the official Cannes XR screening platform VeeRVR and VeeRVR. Alexandria is free to watch. Since VR films first entered the Sundance Film Festival in 2012, no less than 33 film…

    2022-05-14 Metaverse & NFT News
  • What imagination does the Metaverse bring to finance? It will open a new territory for the banking, insurance and securities industries

    The Metaverse was born, how does the financial industry embrace it? Today, more and more financial institutions and technology companies have begun to join the research and practice of the Metaverse. On May 13, at the online press conference of the “Financial Metaverse Research White Paper” held by the China Financial Information Center, the guests of the meeting described the future appearance of the “Financial Metaverse”. The white paper believes that the new economy of the Metaverse has huge development potential and will guide the financial development and innovation direction…

  • Scenic spots such as Mount Tai and Huashan have launched digital collections to help the new upgrade of the cultural tourism industry

    On April 22, China’s first cultural and tourism Metaverse co-created IP “Digital Landmark” was officially released, pressing the fast-forward button for Metaverse to empower the cultural tourism industry. Under the Metaverse boom, digitalization has become the key to the transformation of culture and tourism, and digital collections are the focus of the cultural tourism industry. Under the premise that the travel agency continues to slump and the scenic area is slowly boosted, the digital collection of the scenic area has been the first to achieve profitability, or even disappear in…

    2022-05-13 Metaverse & NFT News