Web3

Huobi Incubator to Co-organize Hackathon to Spur Web3 Development

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Friday, January 28, 2022 - 2:00am

Huobi believes that Web3 has the potential to transform the blockchain industry and the internet as a whole, impacting storage, protocols, networks, applications and more.

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  • Huobi believes that Web3 has the potential to transform the blockchain industry and the internet as a whole, impacting storage, protocols, networks, applications and more.
  • Co-organizing and sponsoring this hackathon along with some of the leading crypto venture capital firms will seek to further this vision.
  • In January, Huobi Incubator, the project incubation arm of Huobi Group, partnered with five blockchain companies and university associations to establish Web3 Scholarship, a funding platform for developers, builders and projects in the Web3 field.
  • From 1 Feb 2022 until 15 Mar 2022, all developers and startup teams who are passionate about Web3 are welcome to register for the hackathon.

Pocket Network Grows Revenue 14X In 90 Days Continuing Its Anti-fragile Scaling Despite Recent Market Conditions

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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 9:31pm

This 90-day feat demonstrates Pocket Network's significant growth trajectory at present compared to just $14.8 million in total protocol network revenue in the previous 90 days (August, September, October) of last year and comes off the back of their latest strategic funding round .

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  • This 90-day feat demonstrates Pocket Network's significant growth trajectory at present compared to just $14.8 million in total protocol network revenue in the previous 90 days (August, September, October) of last year and comes off the back of their latest strategic funding round .
  • "We have been consistently doubling our growth monthly over the last 6 months," says Michael O'Rourke, CEO at Pocket Network .
  • The economic flywheel incentivization of independent node runners to support each blockchain is where the bulk of Pocket Network's revenue is distributed.
  • All nodes in the network have an opportunity to produce a block, but their chances are proportional to their stake.

Ankr Partners with Bare Metal Cloud Provider Maxihost to Scale Web3 Infrastructure Globally

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Wednesday, January 26, 2022 - 3:00pm

San Francisco, Jan. 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Ankr , a leader in the digital asset space as a software platform and decentralized infrastructure provider, announced a strategic partnership with bare metal provider, Maxihost .

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  • San Francisco, Jan. 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Ankr , a leader in the digital asset space as a software platform and decentralized infrastructure provider, announced a strategic partnership with bare metal provider, Maxihost .
  • The bare metal that Maxihost is setting up for Ankr is chain agnostic, so it can support RPC Full Nodes for all available blockchains.
  • The bare metal servers will be available to qualified projects to run on behalf of Ankr Protocol, further contributing to infrastructure decentralization.
  • Maxihost is a global provider of on-demand bare metal cloud for businesses of all sizes.

Concept Art House Partners with Nemus to Create NFT Rights to Conserve the Amazon Rainforest

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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 4:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Concept Art House (CAH), a leading content developer and publisher for some of the world's most recognizable NFTs, brands, and video game art, today announced a partnership with Nemus , a collectible NFT experience designed to conserve and protect the Amazon Rainforest.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Concept Art House (CAH), a leading content developer and publisher for some of the world's most recognizable NFTs, brands, and video game art, today announced a partnership with Nemus , a collectible NFT experience designed to conserve and protect the Amazon Rainforest.
  • CAH will create original artwork for all non-legendary features for the Nemus Genesis Drop.
  • This incredible, hand painted artwork will portray unique flora and fauna, representing the actual biodiversity of the land, incentivizing ongoing activity, engagement and gamification to conserve and preserve the rainforest.
  • Since 2007, Concept Art House (CAH) has provided art and support for many of the top entertainment companies in the world.

Filebase and Flexify Announce Seamless Data Migration From Web2 to Web3

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Tuesday, January 25, 2022 - 3:00pm

Flexify.IO is a storage virtualization and data migration solution helping companies to realize their multi-cloud strategy by creating a cloud-agnostic storage layer, enabling flexible data migration across clouds.

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  • Flexify.IO is a storage virtualization and data migration solution helping companies to realize their multi-cloud strategy by creating a cloud-agnostic storage layer, enabling flexible data migration across clouds.
  • Starting today, data can now be migrated onto decentralized storage networks, thanks to this native integration with Filebase.
  • Filebase allows developers and enterprises to harness the power of Web3 by providing access to geo-redundant object storage that is built on top of decentralized networks.
  • This new integration with Flexify presents a seamless migration path for Filebase customers to move their existing storage workloads onto decentralized networks.

Matters Lab Secures US$2 Million Pre-A Round to Pioneer Web3 Social Media Platform

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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 1:13pm

HONG KONG and TAIPEI and LOS ANGELES, Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Matters Lab , the Web3 social media platform with 80,000 content creators, has announced a USD 2 million Pre-A fundraising round in January 2022.

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  • HONG KONG and TAIPEI and LOS ANGELES, Jan. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Matters Lab , the Web3 social media platform with 80,000 content creators, has announced a USD 2 million Pre-A fundraising round in January 2022.
  • The injection of funds for Matters Lab will lay the groundwork for other innovative, pioneering web3 projects in the pipeline.
  • Matters Lab is best known for its hugely popular, open-source decentralized Web3 publishing platform, Matters.news .
  • Matters Lab was established in 2018, with the mission to create a freer and fairer creator ecosystem through the next evolution of the Internet, web3.

Atomic Form Raises its Series Seed to Expand Full Stack Solutions for NFTs, Displays, and On-Chain Digital Media

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Tuesday, January 25, 2022 - 10:24pm

Atomic Form's mission is to bring a unified web3 experience to users of all types: collectors, artists, galleries, developers, etc..

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  • Atomic Form's mission is to bring a unified web3 experience to users of all types: collectors, artists, galleries, developers, etc..
  • Atomic Form Wave, a CES 2022 Innovation Awards Honoree , is the first display module designed from scratch to be blockchain and NFT native.
  • Users connect Wave to the Atomic Form Platform using unique hardware identifiers, and are able to control the display via the platform or manual controls.
  • Isabelle Kitze, Atomic Form Co-Founder
    "Atomic Form was created by founders from the community, so they understand what people want.

Blocknative Launches Transaction Preview Improving the Predictability and Reliability of Ethereum Transfers

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Tuesday, January 25, 2022 - 5:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 25, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Blocknative , the real-time Web3 infrastructure company, launches its Transaction Preview API, providing real-time insights for Ethereum Mainnet.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 25, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Blocknative , the real-time Web3 infrastructure company, launches its Transaction Preview API, providing real-time insights for Ethereum Mainnet.
  • The launch of Blocknative Transaction Preview enables users to preview the outcome of potential transactions based upon the current state of the blockchain.
  • Transaction preview extends the Simulation Platform beyond signed transactions inflight to unsigned transactions prior to broadcasting them for inclusion on-chain.
  • With Transaction Preview, users can submit an unsigned transaction that will simulate it against the current block to detail the expected results of said transaction.

Blockchain Founders Fund Announces First Close of $75 Million Venture Fund

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Monday, January 24, 2022 - 6:20pm

SINGAPORE, Jan. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Blockchain Founders Fund , announced the principal close of BFF II.

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  • SINGAPORE, Jan. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Blockchain Founders Fund , announced the principal close of BFF II.
  • The $75m fund saw participation from notable investors from across the blockchain and crypto industry as well as many reputable family offices from around the world.
  • Blockchain Founders Fund (BFF) is a Singapore based early-stage Venture Capital Fund which invests in top-tier Blockchain startups globally.
  • BFF has scaled many of the leading Blockchain startups and is always looking to connect with exceptional founders across the industry including Web3, metaverse, gamefi, DeFi and NFT.

SCRT Labs Announces Triumphant Sale of First Never-Before-Seen-Or-Heard Tarantino NFT for $1.1 Million

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Monday, January 24, 2022 - 12:00pm

SCRT Labs, the core development team behind Secret Network and the first blockchain with data privacy by default for smart contracts, today celebrates the sale of the first Tarantino NFT for $1.1M.

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  • SCRT Labs, the core development team behind Secret Network and the first blockchain with data privacy by default for smart contracts, today celebrates the sale of the first Tarantino NFT for $1.1M.
  • This groundbreaking NFT sale represents a monumental moment for our community, Quentin, and the Secret Network, says Guy Zyskind, Founder and CEO of SCRT Labs.
  • In collaboration with SCRT Labs, Tarantino has turned seven chapters from one of the most influential works of art in modern film into one-of-a-kind NFT publications.
  • Each NFT in the collection consists of a single iconic scene, as well as unique, personalized audio commentary by Tarantino himself.