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Beyond Collectibles Practical Applications of NFTs

Beyond Collectibles: Practical Applications of NFTs

Almost all big names have hopped on to the non-fungible token (NFT) trend this year. Be it BTS, Snoop Dogg or Shawn Mendes, we have seen many celebrities drop collectibles for their fans or at least confirm their plans of coming out with them. In fact, a company called Sorare made an entire fantasy football game around collecting NFTs.

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Is Crypto Mining Still Profitable

Is Crypto Mining Still Profitable?

On November 9, 2021, the global crypto market hit the US$3 trillion mark, which is more than the gross domestic product (GDP) of countries like India, the United Kingdom, France and Italy. With crypto becoming more and more widespread, individuals and companies alike have been seeking to benefit from the crypto mining (the process of adding new crypto tokens to circulation) business.

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What Can Be Tokenized in a Blockchain

What Can Be Tokenized in a Blockchain?

In November this year, Hybe, the South Korean agency behind the world-famous boy band BTS, announced its plans to enter the Non-Fungible Token (NFT) business. The agency plans to buy a 2.5% stake in blockchain-based startup Dunamu, and release BTS NFTs in a joint venture with the startup’s crypto exchange, Upbit. These NFTs will feature moving images and voices of the artists.

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Supplying Heat with Bitcoin Mining

Supplying Heat with Bitcoin Mining

Bitcoin has become infamous for the tremendous amount of energy required to mine it. Bitcoin mining consumes 91 terawatts of electricity annually—more than what the entire country of Finland uses in a year. The process of Bitcoin mining also generates a large amount of heat that has been conventionally released into the atmosphere.

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All You Need to Know to Get Started on Building a Crypto Exchange

All You Need to Know to Get Started on Building a Crypto Exchange

021 has been a great year for cryptocurrencies. In fact, the crypto market is expected to grow from US$1.6 billion to US$2.2 billion by 2026. The tremendous growth potential of crypto has inspired many to dive into the business. The typical way to go about getting into the crypto business would be to buy some of it.

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What Happens When Crypto Tokens Are Burned

What Happens When Crypto Tokens Are Burned?

As of November 2021, the cryptocurrency market is worth more than US$3 trillion, and the non-fungible token (NFT) market is worth more than US$7 billion. As cryptocurrency and NFTs continue to gain prominence, it has become crucial to understand various aspects of the two to make the most out of their surging prices and popularity.

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Cryptocurrencies Are All the Rage in India. Here’s Why

Cryptocurrencies Are All the Rage in India. Here’s Why

The 2021 Chainalysis’s Global Crypto Adoption Index placed India second on a list of 20 countries in terms of cryptocurrency adoption and usage by individuals between July 2020 and July 2021. These statistics indicate the enthusiasm of Indians towards cryptocurrency.

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Sorare Global Fantasy Soccer Game

NFTs are everywhere this year, and their popularity is exploding. From celebrities like Lil Nas X to Azealia Banks, everyone has been taking the plunge into NFTs. Thus, it comes as no surprise that the gaming industry would join in on the NFT trend as well.

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What Is the Point of Virtual Influencers

What Is the Point of Virtual Influencers?

As social media evolves, it’s not that hard to imagine that people can make a pretty penny from working as influencers online. The global value of influencer marketing has been estimated to be US$9.7 billion in 2021. Today, this field is not limited to “real” people (yes, you read that right!). Over the past few years, virtual influencers have been making waves on social media as well.

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How to Accomplish Team Building Remotely

How to Accomplish Team Building Remotely

The shift from a standard 9-5—to either entirely working from home or to a hybrid work environment—has brought about a unique set of challenges. One of these challenges is keeping your team morale up and ensuring that everyone is on the same page.

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What Are the Cheapest Cryptopunks

What Are the Cheapest Cryptopunks?

What do Jay Z, Logan Paul and the financial services company Visa have in common? (besides the fact that all three have a lot of money, of course!) All three own some Cryptopunks. Cryptopunks are rapidly becoming extremely popular in the non-fungible token (NFT) space.

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Codex An AI That Codes on Its Own

Codex: An AI That Codes on Its Own

In August 2021, the artificial intelligence (AI) company OpenAI announced Codex, an AI that generates code from natural language. With Codex, programmers can now make natural language interfaces for existing applications. Codex is proficient in a wide variety of coding languages, including Python, JavaScript, Go, Perl, PHP, Ruby, Swift and TypeScript.

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Top Five FemTech Startups to Watch

Top Five FemTech Startups to Watch

The term FemTech, a portmanteau for female technology, was coined in 2012 by Ida Tin, the founder of Clue, now one of the most popular period-tracking apps in the world with more than 14 million users.

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How Multimedia Can Be Used in Customer Service

How Multimedia Can Be Used in Customer Service

As our reliance on the internet continues to grow, brands will need to become more readily available over various media platforms to provide customer service. This will not only help the brand create a smoother shopping experience but will also help prospective customers know that the brand keeps up with the changing trends.

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