non-fungible token (nft)

  1. Hanno Labuschagne

    GameStop launches NFT marketplace

    GameStop launches NFT marketplace Retailer GameStop Corp. launched its long-awaited marketplace for nonfungible tokens Monday just as sales of such digital artworks dry up amid the crypto industry crash. The marketplace is part of a push by GameStop Chairman Ryan Cohen to expand its array of...
  2. Jan

    OpenSea warns customers to watch for phishing attacks after data leak

    NFT marketplace data leak leaves users vulnerable to phishing scams OpenSea has disclosed that an employee of an email vendor,, has leaked users' email addresses to an unauthorised external party. The world's biggest NFT marketplace said it is cooperating with and law...
  3. Jan

    Napster announces crypto (and NFT) comeback tour

    Napster plans cryptocurrency comeback Napster, the brand that became synonymous with free music to a generation of consumers, plans to rebuild its business around cryptocurrencies and nonfungible tokens, even as demand for such assets has slumped. The streaming platform’s revamp is part of a...
  4. Jan

    OpenSea employee charged with insider trading

    FBI arrests ex-NFT marketplace employee A former employee of OpenSea, the world’s largest NFT marketplace, was charged with insider trading in the first-ever such case involving digital assets, US prosecutors said. Nathaniel Chastain, 31, a former product manager at OpenSea was arrested...
  5. Hanno Labuschagne

    NFT land buying craze hammers Ethereum network

    NFT land buying craze hammers Ethereum network Yuga Labs, the creator of the popular Bored Apes Yacht Club collection of NFTs, launched a sale Saturday of virtual land related to its highly anticipated metaverse project, raising about $320 million worth of cryptocurrency in the largest offering...
  6. Hanno Labuschagne

    Jack Dorsey's first-ever tweet going on sale again for R706 million

    Jack Dorsey's first-ever tweet going on sale again for R706 million A copy of the first-ever tweet — by Twitter Inc. co-founder Jack Dorsey — has been offered for almost $48 million on nonfungible token marketplace OpenSea, 16 times what the owner paid for it a year ago. Sina Estavi, the chief...
  7. Jan

    Momint's Mandela arrest-warrant NFT raises R1.9 million

    Mandela arrest-warrant NFT auction raises R1.9 million A non-fungible token created from Nelson Mandela’s original arrest warrant raised 1.9 million rand ($130,000) in an auction to help fund a heritage site that documents South Africa’s struggle for democracy. Mandela, the anti-apartheid...
  8. Jan

    Bored Ape NFT spinoff venture gone sour sparks legal fight

    Bored Ape Yacht Club spinoff NFT artists suing each other Lawsuits are flying over neon-coloured digital depictions of monkeys covered with cake frosting and candles, the latest legal battle to hit the world of NFTs. A group of artists created the so-called Caked Apes in January, a spinoff...
  9. Hanno Labuschagne

    GameStop planning to launch its own NFT marketplace

    GameStop planning to launch its own NFT marketplace GameStop Corp. reported a surprise loss during the holiday quarter and said it would launch a marketplace for nonfungible tokens by the end of the second quarter of fiscal 2022. The company reported an adjusted loss of $1.86 a share, while...
  10. Jan

    Winamp Foundation raising funds by selling original skin as NFT

    Winamp to sell original 1997 skin as NFT It still whips the llama's ass.