web3 on the platform of your choice — a closer look at Coinbase Wallet’s multi-platform approach | by Coinbase | Jun, 2022

Tl;dr: The replatforming of Coinbase Wallet’s mobile app reflects our commitment to improving access to web3. In this blog, we discuss why the transition to React Native marks a critical turning point for both our users and our technical teams. By Chintan Turakhia, Director of Coinbase Wallet Engineering, and Dan Coffman, Coinbase Wallet React Native Lead gm This week, we announced the debut of Coinbase Wallet’s new mobile iOS and Android apps built using React Native. This launch marks a critical inflection point for Coinbase Wallet and its users, and…

New Web3 based social media platform aims to give women and transgenders a safe space- Technology News, Firstpost

FP StaffMay 27, 2022 16:04:40 IST One of the harshest realities of social media is the hostility that women face on any given platform. From incessant trolling to rape and death threats for speaking out, to unsolicited messages and dick picks –  the list goes on and on. Well, one tech company is looking to change the dynamics of how a traditional Web2 based social media platform like Facebook or Instagram functions. ‘Coto’ or ‘Coming Together’ is the latest offering from Eve World, a Web3 women-only social community platform that seeks…

WeWork founder reinvents himself with $70M crypto carbon credit platform

Three years after being ousted as CEO of WeWork, Adam Neumann has jumped on the crypto bandwagon, raising $70 million in the first major funding round for his climate tech venture Flowcarbon. The project aims to make carbon trading more accessible by putting carbon credits on the blockchain. Neumann is an Israeli-American businessman and investor famous for his role in founding coworking space provider WeWork in 2010, a company once heralded as the future of work spaces. However, it all came crashing down in 2019 when the company attempted to…

Block Forest Dark Horse WEB3.0 Blockchain Aggregation Platform

Block forest(BFT), a new financial agreement, makes pledges easier and more efficient and provides the highest stable return of cryptocurrency. What is Block Forest? Block Forest (BFT), is a new financial protocol that makes pledging easier and more efficient and provides $BFT token holders with the highest return on cryptocurrency in a sustainable fixed compounding model. Block Forest has a original circuit breaker mechanism to make project much longer $BFT is a Bep20 token, The total amount of $BFT is variable. Block Forest smart contracts are carefully written by the team’s engineers.…

GameStop unveils beta cryptocurrency wallet and upcoming NFT platform

American electronics retail firm GameStop has taken a step into the world of cryptocurrencies, unveiling a proprietary blockchain wallet that will feature nonfungible token functionality. The GameStop Wallet will allow gamers to acquire, send and store Ether (ETH), ERC-20 tokens and NFTs through a self-custodial browser extension running on the Ethereum blockchain. A mobile application is also in the works. It’s official! The GameStop Wallet is here. Download: https://t.co/dK2dmRmwRI — GameStopNFT (@GameStopNFT) May 23, 2022 The wallet will run on Ethereum’s Loopring layer-2 scaling protocol designed for decentralized exchanges, which…

The Mirror Megaverse Announces Game and Metaverse Building Platform for Web3

MIAMI, May 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Mirror Megaverse™ Inc. The Mirror™ is creating a metaverse platform that will serve as the interoperable Megaverse Engine™, a game engine tailored to Web3 that offers both an end-user product and a platform for game studios and brands to build experiences. The initial product is currently in internal alpha, a downloadable desktop client providing out-of-the-box multiplayer, Web3 integrations, chat, direct 3D model imports, and more. The Mirror Megaverse™ Inc. The Mirror enables creators to build experiences, games, and programmable 3D creations and sell…

Aave launches open-source platform for social networking DApps on Polygon

Aave (AAVE) has announced a new project called the Lens Protocol that focuses on helping developers build social networking decentralized applications (DApps) on the Polygon blockchain.  Apart from social media DApps, the liquidity market protocol creators aim to use nonfungible token (NFT) technology along with Lens’ open-source blockchain tech to allow developers to create marketplaces, recommendation algorithms and other applications. According to Aave, this will allow users to completely own their own data and give creators new monetization opportunities. Lens Protocol allows users to have a single Lens profile that…

Goldman Sachs and Barclays invest in UK crypto trading platform Elwood

Banking giants Goldman Sachs and Britain’s Barclays have joined a $70 million Series A funding round for the institutional crypto trading platform Elwood Technologies, founded by billionaire British hedge fund manager Alan Howard. Joining the round was crypto-friendly German bank Commerzbank, crypto investment manager Galaxy Digital, and Dawn Capital as reported by the Financial Times on May 15. The fundraising round valued the company at around $500 million according to the report. Despite the recent fall in crypto markets, Elwood said it’s betting that traditional financial institutions such as hedge…

fanztar funding: Web3 creator monetisation platform Fanztar raises Rs 5 crore in funding led by India Quotient

Mumbai: Fanztar, a blockchain-based monetisation platform, raised Rs 5 crore in a funding round led by India Quotient. Angel investors included ShareChat founders Ankush Sachdeva, Bhanu Pratap Singh, and Farid Ahsan, as well as Sarthak Misra, SoftBank India’s investment director, Manohar Charan (ShareChat’s CFO), and Tarsame Mittal, founder of TM Ventures. Fanztar plans to use the funds to develop new products and expand its technological and commercial teams. Fanztar will also use the capital for product innovation and launching the industry-led product in the market. Founded by IIT Delhi graduates…