Polygon teases zkEVM, Daniel Allan Sells 1,000 NFTs, Minecraft bans NFTs + more
Here's what went down this week in the web3 creator economy.
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Every Sunday, we publish ‘Mint TLDR,’ covering our favorite stories in the web3 creator economy this week.
Let’s dive in!👇
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Daniel Allan’s ‘Glass House’ sells 1,000 music NFTs in 48 hrs. 👉 READ
Minecraft bans NFTs. 👉 READ
Cadbury Chocolates enters the Web3 space with artist collabs. 👉 READ
WAGMI United purchases Crawley Town Football Club 👉 READ
DJ Magazine MixMag releases a piece on music NFTs. 👉 READ
Fintech Times on the relationship between sports and NFTs. 👉 READ
Web3 aggregator Zapper introduces V2. 👉 READ
Coinbase executive accused of insider trading. 👉 READ
GameStop’s NFT market beats Coinbase in their opening week. 👉 READ
Bonfire on creator self-sovereignty using smart contracts. 👉 READ
LinkedIn’s Reid Hoffman turns DALL-E AI art into Solana NFTs. 👉 READ
NFTs are coming for Budweiser’s loyalty perks programs. 👉 READ
Shark Week releases 12 NFTs. 👉 READ
Final Fantasy NFTs are coming to Polkadot. 👉 READ
Cool ways Mariah Carey & other musicians have used NFTs. 👉 READ
KIA America incorporates NFTs with QR code project. 👉 READ
🚀 Social Tokens
Socialstack launches $350K grant fund for social tokens. 👉 READ
$APE up 22% after BAYC demos Otherside metaverse. 👉 READ
3 trends to watch as the SocialFi era dawns. 👉 READ
Audius now allows you to tip your favorite artists in $AUDIO. 👉 READ
DeSo published a piece on the importance of social tokens. 👉 READ
Animoca Brands launches DAO to develop metaverse standards. 👉 READ
Snapshot adds 'Shielded Voting' to eliminate voter apathy. 👉 READ
TechCrunch: “Get ready for a lot of dead DAOs”. 👉 READ
EthCC 5 recap: How DAOs can combat hostile takeovers. 👉 READ
Jess Sloss of Seed Club on why DAO ‘bounties suck.’ 👉 READ
👹 Savage of the Week
This week’s savage has to be Polygon with their announcement of the first zkEVM coming to mainnet in less than 100 days.
🐦 Twitter Threads Worth Reading
🎙 Podcast Recap
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