Ethereum (ETH) jumps, then dumps, ahead of crucial EIP-1559 upgrade

Ethereum, the world’s most-used blockchain, jumped to over $2,700 ahead of the EIP-1559 set for later today, data from multiple sources shows.

EIP-1559 is one of the most important changes to ever happen to Ethereum. Tomorrow brings incredible progress, and we can’t wait.

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Chris Cornell’s Last Photoshoot to Be Auctioned as NFTs on Ethereum – Decrypt

In brief

Previously unseen photos of the late Chris Cornell are up for auction.
Cryptograph, the company behind the tokens, is giving a portion of the proceeds to charity.

Previously unseen photographs of late Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell are being auctioned as NFTs.

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Black Astronaut ‘Aku’ Becomes First NFT Artwork to Travel to Space – Decrypt

In brief

NFT artwork from Micah Johnson featuring a young Black astronaut character, orbited the Earth via the International Space Station. It will be auctioned for charity.
Owners of Johnson’s NFTs can help develop the property, including an upcoming feature film based around the character.

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