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5 ways the metaverse can help with the climate crisis

The metaverse is no longer a buzzword as more brands and individuals harness the potential of blockchain technology to create new services and reach new audiences. How can individuals and organizations use these new virtual worlds to tackle challenges in our physical world? This more


Is Gucci setting a precedent in accepting ApeCoin as payment?

Gucci has announced that it will be accepting ApeCoin in its stories. This is in addition to 12 other digital assets. The world-famous fashion brand has already carved out a name for itself in the metaverse, experimenting with new NFT collections and partnering with influencers more

benefits of web3 gaming

5 benefits of web3 gaming

What is web3 gaming? Web3 gaming is decentralized gaming. This means decision making and asset ownership are not controlled by a central authority. Game assets are held by players in the form of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) and fungible tokens. These are held in players wallets. more


Crypto Gilraltar will take place September 22 - 24

The Crypto Gibraltar 2022 festival will take place from September 22 - 24. It was the first major crypto event following the pandemic and delivered a fantastic combination of informative discussions, productive networking and banging parties. The distributed festival that takes more


Sebastiaan van der Lans

In a Trusted World with Sebastiaan van der Lans

In June 2020, WordProof and Sebastiaan van der Lans were awarded the top prize of Blockchain for Social Good by the European Commission and with it a whopping €1 million. They beat off 175 contenders from more than 40 countries at various rounds to emerge the overall winner with more

Blockleaders podcast

Interview with Peter Burgess, Founder of Crypto Gibraltar

Peter shares what we can expect at Crypto Gibraltar 2022. From merging a metaverse experience with the real world, to sightseeing tours Crypto Gibraltar is set to be a weekend not to miss. Peter and Lisa talk about the importance of bringing the lessons from web2 into web3 and more


Coinbase to offer Crypto to the largest asset manager in the world

Coinbase has announced today that it has partnered with Blackrock, the worlds largest asset manager, to offer crypto to institutional investors. The news was announced on Twitter today. Blackrock's end-to-end investment management platform, Aladdin, will integrate with Coinbase more

benefits of web3 gaming

Gaming in Web 3 – WAX leading the way

Gaming is now one of the most profitable sectors of the entertainment industry with growth topping $52.7 billion in revenue in 2021 according to the NDP group (1). Within that segment is the hugely popular Play2Earn (P2E) blockchain based games which is growing at an even faster more


Hong Kong University to develop Worlds First Metaverse Campus

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology has announced plans to develop the first virtual metaverse campus called Metahkust. In a broad move in support of virtual education, the University will be building a virtual reality classroom that allows all students from more

Blockleaders podcast

Interview with Toya Zhang, CMO of Blockleaders

Toya Zhang hails from a traditional communications background in Finance, but in 2015, part of her job involved investigating Bitcoin for a client. She went down the rabbit hole and never looked back. “The whole industry is evolving – from ICOs, IDOs to Web3 and NFTs – I am more