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Banksy NFT Collection, Sound.xyz Pays $5M to Artists, Reddit NFTs return

Banksy NFT Collection, Sound.xyz Pays $5M to Artists, Reddit NFTs return

CSS Week 4 recap + here's what went down in the web3 creator economy.

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🛠 a16z’s CSS Week 4 Recap

Bello just wrapped up week 4 of Crypto Startup School, and I can't wait for you to hear all about it! We had an incredible few days filled with exciting encounters and valuable experiences that we documented this week. I hope you enjoy our recap!

🌐 Creator Stories of the Week

  • Banksy NFT collection to be launched by Mike Lin. 👉 READ

  • Daniel Allan hosts a giveaway of his new drop 'Bricks’ ft. Belisgo. 👉 READ

  • Black Dave & OrganicStonez ‘I Love This Shit’ hits 142 collectors. 👉 READ

  • Geo Martin secures patent for cross of entertainment and NFTs. 👉 READ

  • Dot drops ‘LIFT ME UP’ for pre-save on Showtime. 👉 READ

  • Lucas Radouch is the first quadriplegic artist on Sound.xyz. 👉 READ

  • Sammy Arriaga hits number 1 on Sound.xyz’s ‘The Viral 10.’ 👉 READ

  • Dan Romero drops a new open-edition series on Zora. 👉 READ

  • Own The Sound announces genesis NFT drop on Sound.xyz. 👉 READ

  • Soulja Boy NFTs sell out amid SEC crypto promotion charges. 👉 READ

🗞 Headlines: NFTs, Social Tokens, DAOs

  • OpenSea launches no-fee 'Pro' marketplace with NFT rewards. 👉 READ

  • Sound.xyz announces $5M paid to artists. 👉 READ

  • Bello ships Allowlist Pages. 👉 READ

  • List3n DAO drops ‘Genesis Pass.’ 👉 READ

  • Coinage’s vote to move 10% of treasury to Doge following Elon. 👉 READ

  • Catalog integrates 0xSplits. 👉 READ

  • Third-generation Reddit NFTs to make a debut next week. 👉 READ

  • Bonfire announces ‘Bonfire Pro.’ 👉 READ

  • FIFA debuts AI World Cup mobile game, with plans for NFTs. 👉 READ

🎙 Podcast Recap

  • Monday | Shorts | Matt Medved & Sam Hysell: The Future of Digital Ads. LISTEN

  • Tuesday | The Rise of Writing NFTs and Collectible Content with Nick Hollins. LISTEN

  • Wednesday | Shorts | Jacob Horne: The Evolution of Open Editions. LISTEN

  • Thursday | Shorts | Sam Sends: Who is Sam Sends? LISTEN

  • Friday | Shorts | Morkeeth & Micheal Traore: Thesis for a Crypto-Enabled Music Industry. LISTEN

  • Saturday | Shorts | John Crain: Further Exploring Primary NFT Sales. LISTEN

  • Sunday | Shorts | Morkeeth & Micheal Traore: Motivation for Using NFTs. LISTEN

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Mint with host Adam Levy delivers an exclusive look into how the creators of today are building the communities of tomorrow using web3 primitives like social tokens, DAOs, and NFTs, to name a few.