Are NFTs Securities?

Some of them are trying to be.

Opinion  ·  24 August 2021

Why Did Visa Buy a $150K NFT? Why Does Anyone?

There are some very good reasons, it turns out, rooted in our deep, totally irrational animal brains.

Opinion  ·  23 August 2021

Fortune Raises Over $1.3M in Cover Art NFT Sale

The magazine auctioned a set of limited-edition NFTs of the cover of its crypto-themed August/September 2021 issue.

News  ·  13 August 2021

NFTs Over DeFi: OpenSea Just Overtook Uniswap on Ethereum Usage

Since last year, Uniswap has usually commanded the top spot.

Tech  ·  9 August 2021

NFT Markets Post Record-Breaking Week

NFT marketplace OpenSea saw record trading volume on Saturday and Sunday as CryptoPunks, ArtBlocks and Bored Ape Yacht Club prices soared.

Markets  ·  2 August 2021

Merriam-Webster to Auction an NFT of Its New Definition of an NFT

The auction will take place on NFT marketplace OpenSea with bidding commencing May 11.

News  ·  11 May 2021

NFT Marketplace OpenSea to Add Ethereum Layer 2 Protocol for Gas-Free Trading

The NFT site says it will use Immutable X to kill the trading fees that have shocked newcomers.

News  ·  1 April 2021

NFL Player Taylor Rapp Is Launching an NFT to Fight Anti-Asian Hate

“I really hope the NFL sees this and the important message that is behind it in why I'm actually doing it,” Rapp said.

Business  ·  30 March 2021
Funding Rounds

NFT Marketplace OpenSea Raises $23M, Led by Andreessen Horowitz

Transaction volume on OpenSea has grown more than 100x over the last six months.

News  ·  18 March 2021

OpenSea Adds ‘Collector Drops’ to NFT Marketplace With Shawn Mendes Wearables

The new series puts OpenSea in competition Nifty Gateway, which has cornered the celeb NFT market to date.

News  ·  26 February 2021

Hacker Returns Ethereum Domains Lost in Bug Exploit

The ENS hacker returned all 17 domain names after being compensated by OpenSea.

Markets  ·  4 October 2019

Ethereum Name Service Auction Exploited to Grab Apple Domain – And It Can’t Be Undone

A bug in an ENS auction was exploited, allowing domains like "apple.eth" to be nabbed by an attacker. The only recourse is to ask for them back.

Tech  ·  1 October 2019

CryptoKitties By the Dozen: OpenSea to Bundle Collectibles for Easy Sales

With a new feature called "bundles," the OpenSea marketplace says its sellers can offer crypto collectibles at better prices.

Business  ·  2 October 2018