E-Commerce Giant Ebay Acquires NFT Marketplace Knownorigin – Bitcoin News

The e-commerce and online auction giant Ebay has announced the company has acquired the non-fungible token (NFT) marketplace Knownorigin. Ebay declared that the acquisition is an “important step in Ebay’s tech-led reimagination.” Ebay Purchases NFT Marketplace in Order to Make E-Commerce Site the World’s Top Destination for Collectibles Ebay revealed on Wednesday that the company … Read more

NFT Marketplace Opensea Migrates to Seaport Protocol, Transition to Cut Network Fees by 35% – Technology Bitcoin News

On Tuesday, the leading non-fungible token (NFT) marketplace in terms of all-time sales, Opensea, announced it is migrating to Seaport, an open source Web3 marketplace protocol. Opensea says the Seaport protocol migration from the Wyvern protocol will cut network fees by 35%, and users will no longer have to pay an account initialization fee. Opensea … Read more

NFT flipping not so profitable for more than half of buyers: Survey

With the surging popularity of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) many have taken to “flipping” these assets as a trading strategy. Around 64% of people in a recent survey said their top reason for buying a NFT was “to make money”. Blockchain monitoring software company DEXterlab polled more than 1,300 people on Twitter about their NFT buying … Read more

Gamestop Launches Web3 Ethereum Wallet That Leverages Loopring’s ZK-Rollup Tech – Bitcoin News

This week, the consumer electronics and gaming software retailer, Gamestop, has officially revealed the company’s self-custodial, Web3 ethereum wallet. The wallet is currently in beta form and now available via the firm’s web portal, in order to provide users with a wallet that stores crypto assets and non-fungible tokens (NFTs). Furthermore, the wallet utilizes Loopring’s … Read more

Tumbleweeds blow through Coinbase NFT on its first day: Just $75K in volume

Coinbase, one of the largest crypto exchanges by volume, opened its beta non-fungible token (NFT) marketplace to the public on May 4 with on-chain data showing a maximum of 150 total transactions on the day and $75,000 in USD volume. The transactions captured by Dune Analytics show the total amount which took place through the … Read more

WSJ says ‘the NFT market is collapsing’ but the data says otherwise

An article in the Wall Street Journal has claimed sales of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are “flatlining” — in the same week that the top five collections alone accounted for more than $1 billion in primary and secondary sales. The article cited data from NFT market analysis platform Nonfungible suggesting the number of NFT sales has … Read more