Web3

UK Study: Navigating Intellectual Property Challenges in the Metaverse

A recent study conducted by researchers in the United Kingdom has investigated the effectiveness of current intellectual property (IP) laws and their ability to regulate new technologies like the metaverse. The study revealed various inadequacies in the current laws and presented recommendations to address these shortcomings. This research is significant as the metaverse continues to…

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Nike launches Web3 co-creation platform, .Swoosh

Reaching out to user traffic, followed by user content, and now user’s crypto wallet, the world wide web has evolved to offer direct services to users around the world. Nike, the global sports and retail merchandise maker, has entered Web3 with .SWOOSH. On SWOOSH, everyone, from consumers to athletes, can “design and own” virtual creations…

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Web3 Entrepreneurs in Ghana And Zimbabwe Show Crypto’s Social Good

Speculative investments and cryptocurrency crashes are occasionally associated with blockchains. Some start-ups are attempting to implement Web3 use cases in Africa, such as getting unbanked individuals online and into a more centralized financial system. According to data from the Swiss Crypto Valley Venture Capital, or CV VC, while funding for African blockchain businesses raised $127…

Mastercard Enables Buying NFTs Without Crypto

Payments giant Mastercard announced this week that its cardholders can now purchase NFTs without crypto. The move comes as an effort to make purchasing NFTs easier and safer.  The company has partnered with Immutable X, Candy Digital, The Sandbox, Mintable, Spring, Nifty Gateway, and MoonPay. So, what exactly does Mastercard’s latest initiative mean for the…

Alchemy declares support for Solana Web3 apps

Just one day after the Solana network temporarily stopped on June 1, in an announcement published by Alchemy, the Web3 development platform, and infrastructure provider declared its support for the controversial blockchain. Resulted due to a bug that made it impossible to reach network consensus, the Solana blockchain stopped for around four hours on Wednesday….

Polygon and AlmaBetter are coming up with a robust program on Web3 development.

AlmaBetter, an upskilling platform, has partnered with blockchain company Polygon to make offer learning programs in blockchain and Web3 development. In addition, these courses will not demand any prior technical experience from the learners. AlmaBetter will put Polygon in its official curriculum and as a hiring partner. Polygon has curated and designed programs for young and…