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18 months ago, when we started the DBC, we had a discussion about how marketplaces collected royalties and understood the fact that someday they could simply not comply. In response, we built some fail safes that could simply block these platforms from accessing our collection.
— M. Shadows (@shadows_eth) February 20, 2023
In spite of that, I am proud to say that although we lost almost half our assets to the FTX disaster and then sold the claim for cents on the dollar, we are among the few who are closing shop with an inception-to-date performance which is still positive.
— Galois Capital (@Galois_Capital) February 20, 2023
NEWS: @Friendswithyou’s fRiENDSiES project deleted its Twitter account after posting an announcement that the project would be put on pause.
The project raised more than $5 million in a Dutch auction last year. pic.twitter.com/3veSGKPbRx
— nft now (@nftnow) February 21, 2023
🚨NEW: Just filed today, the defense expects to propose one or more potential candidates to act as an independent technical expert to advise the court on @SBF_FTX's bail conditions by the end of the week. pic.twitter.com/WfkF5frBAn
— Eleanor Terrett (@EleanorTerrett) February 21, 2023
53% of Blur's volume comes from just 500 wallets
(research by Archmage @jphackworth42 🧙✨)
The marketplaces are killing their profits, long-term relationships with creators and future growth prospects to compete for ~500 pro traders
— Kofi (@0xKofi) February 21, 2023
Hey! Here are some fun facts about NFT volume:
20% of Blur's volume comes from only 15 wallets.
50% of Blur's volume comes from less than 300 wallets.
Watch the top 500 farmers drive artificial volume live over any timeframe with source below ⬇️ pic.twitter.com/chDM6B7uMv
— poof (@poof_eth) February 22, 2023
Today, I introduced the CBDC Anti-Surveillance State Act to halt efforts of unelected bureaucrats in Washington, DC from stripping Americans of their right to financial privacy. 👇 pic.twitter.com/lONbHFZMk7
— Tom Emmer (@GOPMajorityWhip) February 22, 2023
$58 million has reached India through @CryptoRelief_ so far – the last funding was made in July 2022. Approximately $40 million is sitting in cash with Puerto Rico-based @fvbankus, according to screenshots of February 2023 bank statements provided by Nailwal
— Isabel Hunter (@isabelhunter) February 22, 2023
Getting lots of questions re stablecoins & SEC: Facts & circumstances of course, but SEC should defer to Congress, which is actively considering the issue. In the meantime, we & other regulators could hold public roundtables. Enforcement actions aren't the way to write the rules.
— Hester Peirce (@HesterPeirce) February 22, 2023
No meta data
No good wallets (yet)
No marketplace (yet)
No holder verification
No Smart contracts
Every inscription WILL live FOREVER on the most decentralized public ledger known to man.
That's the damn utility
— zk-🦈 (@ZK_shark) February 22, 2023
1/ Yesterday we made the difficult decision to restructure several of Messari’s internal teams, leading to a 15% staff reduction.
We're grateful for the contributions of the teammates we have parted ways with, and will provide resources and connections to help them transition.
— Ryan Selkis 🥷 (@twobitidiot) February 23, 2023
— Watcher.Guru (@WatcherGuru) February 23, 2023
BAYC trades over the past week.
From a high efficiency, low-volatility paradigm...
to cliff-diving. pic.twitter.com/89Wqqevr4y
— NFTstatistics.eth (@punk9059) February 24, 2023
ProTip: there's no reason a good proof of stake protocol should ever reorg.
— Emin Gün Sirer🔺 (@el33th4xor) February 24, 2023
Polygon needs to make moves publicly to solve its re-org problem
157 block reorg (5mins of history) yesterday and 120 in December is bad, and can break bridges, CEX, etc
Maybe a consensus algo change? Or a social consensus based hardfork to slash the validator?
— hayden.eth 🦄 (@haydenzadams) February 23, 2023