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Eminem has bought half-a-million dollar NFT

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Begin 2022 and even Eminem has bought a NFT. Yes, Eminem has joined the frenzy. The iconic rapper has bought Bored Ape Yacht Club NFT #9055. Eminem has bought the NFT for a price of 123.45 Ethereum. This was equivalent to $453,000 at the time of purchase. OpenSea sold the NFT, and has also created a new name for the buyer. The NFT is mentioned to be owned by Shady_Holdings. A nod to the...

.भ domain names are now available

New year has brought some very exciting news for the domain name industry. A new Top-level domain (TLD) has been launched in India. This new TLD has been named .भ. .भ represents the first letter of the term, Bharat, in the Devanagari script. Bharat is another name for the country of India in Devanagari. These new domain names have been launched by a Gurugram based start-up called ‘Agaamin’. ...

What’s with the rush for .xyz in the Crypto companies?

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.xyz is one of the most popular TLDs present today. In fact in the year 2021, among all other TLDs, .xyz was behind only .com. However, there has been a rise in the popularity of the extension among the Crypto and decentralized internet entities. Why’s so?  The reason behind this is the CEO of the company, as well as .xyz’s universal appeal. The CEO and Founder of .xyz was fascinated...

World’s first SMS sold as a NFT

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Vodafone has sold World’s first SMS to be sent. They were sold at a Paris Auction House called Aguttes Auction House, as reported by Deutsche Welle. The Auction fetched €107, 000 which is equal to a whooping $121, 000. World’s first SMS was sent on 3rd December, 1992. It’s been almost 3 decades since! What’s even more exciting is the content of the text. The text was a...

Company that owns Blockchain.eu got sold

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Company that owns the domain name Blockchain.eu got sold. Not only that, the company also owned the domain name Blockchain.com.au. The company that owned these two domain names is Blockchain World Ltd.  A report by Globe Newswire stated that Blockchain World Limited (BWL) is being acquired by Midpoint Holdings Ltd. Midpoint Holdings will get all the capital of BWL. In exchange Midpoint Holdings...

Quick.com to launch new domain name marketplace

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Quick.com has announced that it is going to start a new marketplace for domain names. The marketplace will be opened by next year, and will only accept Ethereum.  The marketplace is not not limited to conventional domain names. It includes a blockchain domain name marketplace, a NFT marketplace as well as a Metaverse marketplace. In this marketplace, sellers can sell their items which can be...

Unstoppable Domains hires one of the Industries’ big guns

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Unstoppable Domains is one of the leading entities vying for a decentralized Blockchain ecosystem. The crypto domain name company has now hired one of the most prominent tech personalities to bolster its hopes and ambitions. It has hired the extremely influential Sandy Carter.  Sandy Carter is an extremely powerful technocrat. She has been named in ‘Top ten powerful women in...

ENS soars after airdrop

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In our previous post, we discussed how Ethereum domain name holders are going to get ENS tokens. Although at that time, ENS prices had hit the floor, the currency is right now soaring.  ENS began trading at $18. However it was not long since the currency reached an all time peak of $85.704. At the time of posting, it is trading at $63.555. That is a jump of over 200%. Ethereum is...

Trump’s controversial NFT priced around $ 1 Mil

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Donald Trump and controversy have an unusual liking for each other. The controversy was with him when wasn’t the President, was of course associated with him during his Presidency and is in no mood of leaving him while he’s off the top executive post.  Creatd is an IT company that works around artworks. OG Gallery, a subsidiary of Creatd has created a storm after it dropped a NFT...

Someone just offered $9.5 Million for a NFT depicting a cartoon

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The NFT craze never seems to stop being astonishing. Everytime everyone thinks they’ve seen it all, comes another event more magnificent than the previous one.  A report by BeingCryoto states that someone just offered $9.5 Million for a NFT. Now, even by underplaying the recent NFT Craze, an offer of close to $10 Million is extravagant by all measures! The NFT that was sought after was...

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