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Sam Altman’s Worldcoin Soars After Launch Of OpenAI’s ‘Sora’ Video Tool
Feb22

Sam Altman’s Worldcoin Soars After Launch Of OpenAI’s ‘Sora’ Video Tool

Sam Altman’s Worldcoin Soars After Launch Of OpenAI’s ‘Sora’ Video Tool TOPLINE The price of Worldcoin, a cryptocurrency token for Sam Altman’s eyeball-scanning digital ID venture, has soared following the release of OpenAI’s latest AI tool, Sora,, after a bullish week for crypto and as hype grows for artificial intelligence. A man has his eyes scanned by an orb at a Worldcoin registration point in Barcelona. COPYRIGHT 2023 THE...

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AI Tokens Rally as OpenAI’s Sora Brings Renewed Hope to the Sector
Feb22

AI Tokens Rally as OpenAI’s Sora Brings Renewed Hope to the Sector

  Sector tokens jumped 7.7% on average in the past 24 hours, CoinGecko data shows, with Ocean Protocol’s OCEAN and Fetch.AI’s FET rising more than 10%. Narratives can often fuel significant bumps in token prices, and there are renewed hopes around AI-related tokens. Worldcoin’s WLD zoomed 30%, the highest among all AI tokens, setting a new lifetime peak at $7. Tokens related to artificial intelligence (AI) or claiming to be...

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Analyst Predicts 200% Rally for AI-Related Altcoin, Eyes More Rallies for Sam Altman’s Worldcoin (WLD)
Feb22

Analyst Predicts 200% Rally for AI-Related Altcoin, Eyes More Rallies for Sam Altman’s Worldcoin (WLD)

  A closely followed crypto strategist is predicting big bursts to the upside for two artificial intelligence (AI)-related altcoins including Worldcoin (WLD). Ali Martinez tells his 46,500 followers on the social media platform X that he thinks the native asset of the decentralized storage network Filecoin (FIL) is close to witnessing a big breakout. Filecoin’s decentralized network offers a cheaper alternative for data storage,...

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Breaking News: SEC Approves Spot Bitcoin ETF
Jan12

Breaking News: SEC Approves Spot Bitcoin ETF

In a historic move, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has approved the first spot Bitcoin ETF (exchange-traded fund), marking a significant milestone for cryptocurrency in the financial markets. This groundbreaking decision has sent ripples through the crypto market, with the Bitcoin going through volatility and altcoins following suit. SEC Approves First Spot Bitcoin ETF The SEC’s approval of the spot Bitcoin ETF...

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Cardano, Solana, Polygon Called Securities In New SEC Lawsuit Against Crypto Exchange Kraken
Nov22

Cardano, Solana, Polygon Called Securities In New SEC Lawsuit Against Crypto Exchange Kraken

    The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has filed fresh charges against Kraken, roughly ten months after settling previous charges against the exchange. Notably, the U.S. regulator’s latest enforcement action has recognized Cardano’s ADA, Solana (SOL), Polygon (MATIC), and others as unregistered securities. SEC Sues Kraken On Unregistered Securities Exchange Violations  In a Nov. 20 complaint filed in a San...

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Bitcoin’s Crypto Market Dominance Rises to 50% and It Could Go Higher, Say Analysts
Sep21

Bitcoin’s Crypto Market Dominance Rises to 50% and It Could Go Higher, Say Analysts

Bitcoin’s Crypto Market Dominance Rises to 50% and It Could Go Higher, Say Analysts Hopes for a spot bitcoin ETF and the latest regulatory actions could prove to be further catalysts. Bitcoin (BTC) has been running in place for the last month – its current price of $26,700 essentially flat from 30 days ago – but its market dominance has been on the rise as risks rise for the rest of the cryptocurrency sector. The Bitcoin market...

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Who is Satoshi Nakamoto?
Sep03

Who is Satoshi Nakamoto?

The real identity of Bitcoin’s inventor is crypto’s greatest mystery On January 3rd, 2009 — at around 18:15:05 UTC — Satoshi Nakamoto mined the very first bitcoin. Which was fitting, given that Satoshi is to Bitcoin as Alexander Graham Bell was to the telephone. The inventor had revealed the creation to a tiny online community of cryptography-obsessed computer scientists and hackers two months earlier. In that scene,...

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Empathy Builds Trust
Jun07

Empathy Builds Trust

Empathy is a cornerstone of effective relationships as it builds trust.  It often is viewed as a sort of nicety or luxury in business, assuming that logic will prevail.  However, in a complex world and business setting, receiving the necessary feedback and appropriate expression of challenge is dependent on building trust in relationships. Empathy is the ability to perceive and seek-out the emotions, issues, and concerns of others and...

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Ten Ways For Writers To Use ChatGPT
May30

Ten Ways For Writers To Use ChatGPT

In late 2022, along came ChatGPT. I describe it as a search engine (Google) on steroids. COPYRIGHT 2022 THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. As a customer service and CX expert, I’ve written more than 3,000 articles over the years, including almost 500 articles for Forbes. I’m often asked how I get ideas for content. I’ll admit that it’s not easy to develop new ideas week after week. I’m often pitched by PR agencies that want me...

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Austin Russell became the youngest self-made billionaire in 2021; now he owns Forbes
May28

Austin Russell became the youngest self-made billionaire in 2021; now he owns Forbes

Austin Russell is on quite a run. The 28-year-old founder and CEO of Luminar, which develops vision-based lidar and machine perception technologies primarily for self-driving cars, told The Wall Street Journal earlier today that he is buying an 82% stake in Forbes Global Media Holdings in a deal that values the company at nearly $800 million. According to the WSJ, Russell’s stake includes the remaining portion of the company owned by...

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What Is An NFT? Non-Fungible Tokens Explained
May17

What Is An NFT? Non-Fungible Tokens Explained

Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) seem to be everywhere these days. From art and music to tacos and toilet paper, these digital assets are selling like 17th-century exotic Dutch tulips—some for millions of dollars. But are NFTs worth the money—or the hype? Some experts say they’re a bubble poised to pop, like the dot-com craze or Beanie Babies. Others believe NFTs are here to stay, and that they will change investing forever. What Is an NFT?...

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A Ape Liquid NFT Music Video
Feb18

A Ape Liquid NFT Music Video

https://durangodowntown.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/02/1-APE-LIQUID-4-RUSTY.mp4 This is a video I had made up by my amazing friend Enigmatic Octopi the song is by The Score and is titled Legend. It shows my journey while playing the new groundbreaking, blockchain, turn based, role playing game. For more information check out their website at ApeLiquid.io You can also come and ask questions on their discord at...

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This CryptoPunk NFT Just Sold For $373,124 in ETH
Feb18

This CryptoPunk NFT Just Sold For $373,124 in ETH

CryptoPunks are a generative art collection, and one of the first ever applications of NFTs for digital art. There are only 10,000 Punks in existence, and some of them are thought to be lost forever. What happened: CryptoPunk #4608 just sold for 220.00 ETH (CRYPTO: ETH) ($373,124 USD). The value of CryptoPunks is typically determined by Punk’s attributes, with the hoodie, beanie, and pilot helmet traits being the most coveted....

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Typical Tigers NFT Over $27,000 In Donations
Feb07

Typical Tigers NFT Over $27,000 In Donations

Typical Tigers Project Info The Concept and Art of “Typical Tigers” “Typical Tigers” is a collection of 3,900 randomly produced NFTs on the Ethereum blockchain. These NFTs exemplify the endangered tigers in the wild population. Consequently, 50% of the net mint generated from the Typical Tigers NFT initiative will be donated to foundations that closely work on saving the endangered tiger species. Additionally, Typical Tigers will...

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NFT Game by Ape Liquid
Jan30

NFT Game by Ape Liquid

A fully realized, blockchain only, turn-based RPG with a dozen pieces, a utility token that’s also an ERC-20 token, the best community in web3, and rising floor prices in a bear market. It’s available and playable today. Exploring alien worlds and meeting strange, new life forms has never been more available to web3 #NFTs. Whether you’re battling intergalactic threats, making friends, or negotiating peace with...

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NFT Art By Doug TenNapel
Jan30

NFT Art By Doug TenNapel

LeeBot Tomston which is owned by NFTwhitty is a example of the Klayju 1A’s and they are the named Klay ju’s that Doug drew on and made a specific description or story for. This one is Doug TenNapel’s Eternal Klay is a collection of new, unique Klay people NFTs. These are digital, hand drawn beings to collect and trade. KLAYJU SERIES 1 has arrived! Giant, creaking, metal-and-klay titans have wandered into the Eternal...

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Decrypt’s 2022 Crypto Project of the Year: Polygon
Jan26

Decrypt’s 2022 Crypto Project of the Year: Polygon

Mainstream brands like Starbucks, Reddit, and Instagram are adopting Polygon, and the Ethereum scaler is building for even broader adoption. Amid a contagion-fueled crypto winter that has sent a chill through VC firms, coin holders, and NFT collectors alike, one project above all has made undeniable strides towards onboarding the masses and having the infrastructure to support them: Polygon, Decrypt’s pick for crypto project of the...

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3 biggest crypto stories to look for this coming week: Can Solana keep up the momentum?
Jan22

3 biggest crypto stories to look for this coming week: Can Solana keep up the momentum?

QUICK TAKE Last week saw a number of companies cut more jobs, while regulators are starting up new investigations. Will there be more? Can Solana keep up the momentum after a solid week of gains? Two crypto events kick off midweek. With crypto winter now starting to feel like an ice age, layoffs and new regulatory investigations could continue to be in the news after a slew of announcements and reports in the first week of January....

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3 Cryptos to Watch in 2023
Jan22

3 Cryptos to Watch in 2023

Image source: Getty Images When you’re swimming in a sea of volatility, it may be time to play it safe. Key points Crypto markets slumped in 2022 and the crypto winter shows no signs of slowing. If you’re considering buying crypto this year, look for big, established projects that have a better chance of surviving a prolonged price dip. Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Cardano are all worth watching. Check out our picks for best...

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Billions being spent in metaverse land grab
Nov08

Billions being spent in metaverse land grab

By Joe Tidy Cyber reporter Nearly $2bn (£1.75bn) has been spent on virtual land in the past 12 months, as people and companies race to get a foothold in the metaverse, research shows. But we are years away from the metaverse emerging as a single immersive space online where people can live, work and play in virtual reality. So is the land grab one big gamble? ‘Exhibiting my own work’ With her giant dark red mohican and...

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