Christie’s auctions off 9 CryptoPunks NFTs for $17 million | CryptoSlate

Nine rare CryptoPunks non-fungible tokens (NFTs) were sold for $16.96 million in total via legendary British auction house Christie’s today, as per a tweet.
“#AuctionUpdate 9 rare CryptoPunks from Larva Labs’ own collection makes history realizing $16,962,500,” the firm revealed on Twitter.

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This project offers Bitcoin rewards for ‘Afrofuturist’ art that will be featured as NFTs

A project called 1729, which offers users Bitcoin rewards for completing various tasks and tutorials, has announced a new contest for artists who are interested in portraying a bright, highly technological future of Africa.
“Create Afrofuturist art showing a better future.

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Ultra-rare Meebit NFT minted via exploit sells for $765,000 | CryptoSlate

An exploit in non-fungible token (NFT) platform Meebits, created by the developers of “OG” collectibles CryptoPunks, allowed one user to cheat the system and get an ultra-rare NFT—which he immediately sold for 200 Ethereum (around $765,000 currently).

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Terra Virtua, Hashmasks Create Joint NFT Collection | Crypto Briefing

Key Takeaways

Terra Virtua and Hashmasks have created a new NFT collection called the vFlect Hashmasks.
Released in an edition of 73, the first drop sold out in minutes.
Hashmasks owners will earn a portion of the sale proceeds when their NFT is used in the vFlect Hashmasks collection.

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Hashmasks and Terra Virtua to split royalties from the vFlect Hashmasks collection | CryptoSlate

Owners of the Hashmasks NFTs will be entitled to royalties from the sale of this unique collection.
Terra Virtua, the purveyor of robot characters called vFlects, is partnering with Hashmasks, a leader in conceptualized NFTs, to launch a unique NFT collection called the vFlect Hashmasks.

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‘eBay of NFTs’ ropes in heavyweight champion Tyson Fury for new drop

A marketplace for non-fungible tokens (NFTs) launched by Travala.com Co-founder Matt Luczynski will debut heavyweight boxing champ Tyson Fury’s NFT collection as it bids to become the go-to-market to buy, sell, trade, and bid on NFTs, and deliver a knockout blow to competing platforms.

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Move over DOGE as Tiger King star launches CAT

Dogecoin’s status as the top memecoin may be (but almost certainly isn’t) under threat following the news that controversial Tiger King star Carole Baskin has launched her CAT coin.

Carole Baskin launches $CAT coin and donors of more than $500 between 4/19 and 5/7/2021 get on $CAT coin free.

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