Decentraland

FreshStash and Bellwether Culture Announce New Partnership to Bring First Influencer Clubhouse to Decentraland

Saturday, December 4, 2021 - 5:11pm

MIAMI, Dec. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- FreshStash, the first influencer clubhouse in Decentraland, today announced a new partnership with Bellwether Culture, a full service, hybrid events & creative content agency, to launch their NFT platform at Miami Art Week's newest community grounds, UNREVEALED.

Key Points: 
  • MIAMI, Dec. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- FreshStash, the first influencer clubhouse in Decentraland, today announced a new partnership with Bellwether Culture, a full service, hybrid events & creative content agency, to launch their NFT platform at Miami Art Week's newest community grounds, UNREVEALED.
  • "FreshStash is here to provide unique NFT collectibles and Metaverse integration projects like the first Influencer Clubhouse in Decentraland and we're thrilled to launch with our wonderful partners Pia Mia, Dale Moss , Crystal Hefner and Bellwether Culture," said Gary Csiszar, Co-Founder, FreshStash and Founder of Post For Rent.
  • Leveraging Bellwether Culture's unique relationships, FreshStash will launch with top tier media personalities Crystal Hefner, Dale Moss and singer and actress Pia Mia.
  • "Bellwether Culture is built on the idea of bringing together the right people at the right time to catalyze communities," said Pavah Bahl, Founder, Bellwether Culture.

AppSwarm to Launch NFT Marketplace to Support Growing Metaverse

Thursday, December 2, 2021 - 4:27pm

Tulsa, OK, Dec. 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NewMediaWire -- AppSwarm, Corp. (OTC: SWRM ), a software development company and aggregator of mobile applications, announces it will be launching NFT products and services to support the growing Metaverse marketplace.

Key Points: 
  • Tulsa, OK, Dec. 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NewMediaWire -- AppSwarm, Corp. (OTC: SWRM ), a software development company and aggregator of mobile applications, announces it will be launching NFT products and services to support the growing Metaverse marketplace.
  • NFTs are influencing the growth of the Metaverse, which is a new virtual reality (VR) that interacts with other humans to play games, conduct business, socialize, and shop.
  • AppSwarm will also launch its own NFT marketplace to allow users to create, buy, and sell their own NFT projects in auctions.
  • Like OpenSeas, the company will explore launching NFT marketplaces supporting numerous blockchain protocols such as Ethereum, Polygon, Solana, and NFTify.

Grungo Colarulo Opens the First Personal Injury Law Office in the Metaverse

Thursday, December 2, 2021 - 2:05pm

The firm is believed to be the first personal injury law firm in the world to do so.

Key Points: 
  • The firm is believed to be the first personal injury law firm in the world to do so.
  • With the opening of this office, located at Parcel -36, 150 in Decentraland, and given its legal practices, Grungo Colarulo is also believed to be the first wrongful death law firm to establish an office in the metaverse, as well as the first catastrophic injury law firm, the first nursing home abuse and neglect law firm, the first employment discrimination law firm, the first workers' compensation law firm, and the first sexual abuse law firm to have an office in the metaverse.
  • Grungo Colarulo has retained the services of the 11-year-old daughter of founding partner Richard Grungo, Jr., to build the firm's metaverse office.
  • Grungo Colarulo, LLC is a New Jersey-based law firm with offices in Cherry Hill, N.J., Philadelphia, Medford, N.J., and Hamilton Square, N.J.

Victory Square Portfolio Company, GameOn, Announces a Strategic Partnership with Polygon Studios to Bring NFT-Based Games to the Masses

Thursday, December 2, 2021 - 1:45pm

The deal will see Polygon Studios provide non-dilutive funding to invest in 50% of GameOns ongoing product development costs.

Key Points: 
  • The deal will see Polygon Studios provide non-dilutive funding to invest in 50% of GameOns ongoing product development costs.
  • Polygon, a pioneering blockchain that has onboarded millions to the Web3 ecosystem, recently announced Polygon Studios and plans to commit USD$100 million to projects leading the transition to Web3.
  • The Polygon Studios ecosystem comprises highly loved games and NFT projects like OpenSea, Upshot, Aavegotchi, Zed Run, Skyweaver by Horizon Games, Decentraland, Megacryptopolis, Neon District, Cometh, and Decentral Games.
  • If youre a game developer, builder or NFT creator looking to join the Polygon Studios ecosystem, get started here.

Polygon Studios Invests in GameOn, Strategically Partners to Bring NFT Games to the Masses

Thursday, December 2, 2021 - 12:00pm

VANCOUVER, B.C. & DUBAI, Dec. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- GameOn Entertainment Technologies Inc. (CSE: GET) (OTCQB: GMETF), a leading game technology provider to media, sports and entertainment companies, is pleased today to announce a strategic partnership with Polygon ($MATIC) & Polygon Studios to build NFT-Based games on their Ethereum-based scaling platform. The deal will see Polygon Studios provide non-dilutive funding for 50% of GameOn's ongoing product development costs. GameOn's product team is spearheaded by Santi Jaramillo, former Head of Sports at Dapper Labs and creator of NBA Top Shot.

Key Points: 
  • GameOn provides broadcasters, TV networks, streaming platforms, leagues, tournaments, sportsbooks and NFT projects with white label prediction games, fantasy games and NFT-based games.
  • Polygon Studios is the Gaming and NFT arm of Polygon focused on growing the global Blockchain Gaming and NFT Industry and bridging the gap between Web 2 and Web 3 gaming through investment, marketing and developer support.
  • The Polygon Studios ecosystem comprises highly loved games and NFT projects like OpenSea, Upshot, Aavegotchi, Zed Run, Skyweaver by Horizon Games, Decentraland, Megacryptopolis, Neon District, Cometh, and Decentral Games.
  • If you're a game developer, builder or NFT creator looking to join the Polygon Studios ecosystem, get started here.

One World Universe, Inc. Announces New Subsidiary Meta Universe Holding Corp.

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 6:09pm

HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA, Nov. 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NewMediaWire -- One World Universe Inc. (OTC: OWUV), a publicly traded company that invests in sports related businesses, distressed assets, business opportunities within emerging industries and providing humanitarian efforts in over 185 countries, has created a new subsidiary named Meta Universe Holding Corp. which will encompass all metaverse related projects.

Key Points: 
  • The Sandbox is a community-driven platform where creators can monetize voxel assets and gaming experiences on the blockchain.
  • Decentraland (MANA) is an Ethereum blockchain-powered virtual world, developed and owned by its users, who can create, experience, and monetize content and applications.
  • Join a growing community of virtual world inhabitants who are building the world's largest alternate reality economy on the blockchain.
  • Many major crypto whales and famous companies such as Atari, Adidas, Binance and more have bought up large blocks of land.

MetaMundo Raises $2.7M to Launch the First 3D NFT Marketplace for Building the Metaverse

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 3:00pm

MIAMI, Nov. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --MetaMundo( https://metamundo.co/ ), the 3D NFT marketplace for building the metaverse, announced today it has raised $2.7 million in seed funding.

Key Points: 
  • MIAMI, Nov. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --MetaMundo( https://metamundo.co/ ), the 3D NFT marketplace for building the metaverse, announced today it has raised $2.7 million in seed funding.
  • "Interoperability is an essential feature of the open metaverse," said Yat Siu, the executive chairman and co-founder of Animoca Brands.
  • Using a suite of 3D model conversion tools, the platform takes an original 3D file from the creator and optimizes it for each metaverse.
  • The collection of optimized files is then minted as one NFT, enabling ownership of one asset for any metaverse.

Grayscale Investments® Launches Grayscale Solana Trust

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 1:30pm

New York, Nov. 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Grayscale Investments , the worlds largest digital currency asset manager, today announced the launch of Grayscale Solana Trust -- the sixteenth product in Grayscales suite of investment offerings.

Key Points: 
  • New York, Nov. 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Grayscale Investments , the worlds largest digital currency asset manager, today announced the launch of Grayscale Solana Trust -- the sixteenth product in Grayscales suite of investment offerings.
  • The Trust is solely and passively invested in Solana (SOL), the native token of the Solana network, a smart contract platform first conceived in a 2017 whitepaper.
  • The Solana protocol introduced the Proof-of-History (PoH) consensus mechanism as an alternative to pure Proof-of-Stake (PoS) and Proof-of-Work (PoW) blockchains.
  • For the last eight years, Grayscale has been at the forefront of offering investors efficient exposure to the ever-evolving digital currency ecosystem, said Grayscale CEO Michael Sonnenshein.

Tango Blockchain Brings Metaverse to the Future with Recent Launch

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 10:46am

The team behind successful blockchain game Binamon announces Tango Chain, an ecosystem to metaverses to life and enhance their accessibility

Key Points: 
  • The growing interest in metaverse technology and experiences highlights the need for a dedicated blockchain to power these activities seamlessly.
  • Other technical features of Tango Chain to consider include:
    The ability to process 20 blocks per minute to handle high-volume Metaverse transactions and activity.
  • Furthermore, Tango Chain has partnered with DEXT Force and Huawei Cloud to bring the Metaverse experience to its console.
  • For more information about how Tango is changing the Metaverse, visit the website , or check out the Whitepaper .

Boson Protocol Names Cathy Hackl's Futures Intelligence Group as Metaverse Agency of Record

Monday, November 29, 2021 - 2:00pm

NEW YORK, Nov. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Boson Protocol , the decentralized commerce protocol that enables products, services and experiences to be sold as NFTs in the metaverse, has named Cathy Hackl's Futures Intelligence Group as its Metaverse Agency of Record (MAOR).

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Nov. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Boson Protocol , the decentralized commerce protocol that enables products, services and experiences to be sold as NFTs in the metaverse, has named Cathy Hackl's Futures Intelligence Group as its Metaverse Agency of Record (MAOR).
  • We are the first company to sign an agreement for a Metaverse Agency of Record and we're happy to work with Cathy and her Futures Intelligence Group to support our metaverse commerce strategy," said Justin Banon co-founder of Boson Protocol.
  • Boson Protocol is the first metaverse commerce platform that enables anyone to sell physical products in a virtual world as NFTs.
  • "We are excited to work on strategy and thought leadership with Boson Protocol," said Hackl , Chief Metaverse Officer, and CEO of the Futures Intelligence Group.