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Moscow Stock Exchange, Russian Banks Co-Found Blockchain Operator

Source: Adobe/Dmitri Kalvān Russia is edging ever closer to realizing its dream of breaking through the barriers of international trade-limiting EU and American sanctions by developing new payments system infrastructure – with the aid of…

Russian Companies, Government Losing Interest in Blockchain

Source: Adobe/tanaonte Interest in blockchain technology is falling among Russian companies, a new survey has found. Per a report from Kommersant, the survey was conducted by Dell Technologies and involved speaking to 200 companies from Russia…

Chinese Tech Giants Pay Big for Blockchain Talent in Crowded Field

Source: Adobe/Krakenimages.com China’s blockchain specialist shortfall could be exacerbated for smaller companies by the fact that the nation’s leading tech giants, such as Tencent and Baidu, are offering higher salaries in a bid to recruit…

Second-Hand NFT Market for NBA Top Shot Packs Appears on eBay

Source: A screenshot, nbatopshot.com Listings for NBA Top Shots have begun appearing on the major eBay marketplace, as holders of the blockchain-based collectibles look to profit from the surging interest in non-fungible tokens (NFTs). One NBA…

NFT Overtakes Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash, and XRP on Google

Crypto Bubble by Sandro Ieva, last sold for ETH 0.5 (USD 800). Source: async.art The non-fungible token (NFT) hype is very real – and the popularity of digitized art, music, manga and all the rest is now threatening to eclipse that of some…

American Music Producer Makes USD 11.7M in NFT Sales

3Lau. Source: A screenshot, Instagram/3lau The link between crypto, blockchain and the music industry is growing increasingly strong, after an American electronic dance music producer set a new high for non-fungible token (NFT) sales, raising…

NFTs Gaining Traction Around the World as Key Milestone Is Met

A fragment of “EVERYDAYS: THE FIRST 5000 DAYS” by Beeple. Source: A screenshot, onlineonly.christies.com The year is still young, but it is already promising to be a bumper 365 days for the growing non-fungible token (NFT) industry, with…

Blockchain-powered Karaoke Booms in South Korea as Coronavirus Drags on

Source: Adobe/Mix and Match Studio Coronavirus pandemic-mitigating lockdowns and government-imposed limits on social contact are helping to spur the spectacular growth of blockchain-powered entertainment apps in South Korea – with token-driven…

South Korean Telecoms Giant KT Posts ‘Sevenfold’ Blockchain Profits

Source: Adobe/JHVEPhoto The coronavirus pandemic has slowed down trade in a huge swathe of industries, but some, such as the telecommunications sector – appear to be thriving, with blockchain sales rising for KT, one of South Korea’s biggest…

An NFT Was Sold For Nearly USD 129,900 Profit

Hashmasks. Source: A screenshot, thehashmasks.com A single non-fungible token (NFT) was flipped for a profit of c. USD 129,870 in less than four days. The Cryptoverse is abuzz over a couple of pieces of art sold and bought recently for a substantial…