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Minecraft bans NFTs

Minecraft said NFTs take away from enjoyment of the game.

On Jul 21, 2022 by Jacob Seitz

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‘LimeWire literally murdered my computer back in the day’: Everyone is dunking on LimeWire’s NFT relaunch

LimeWire was famous for piracy and viruses. Is that really a smart branding choice for an NFT site?

On Jul 13, 2022 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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Roi Fabito, aka Guava Juice, shares why he chose his latest projects, including an animated web series and NFT collection

‘It reminded me of when I first started making YouTube videos back in 2006.’

On Jul 7, 2022 by Grace Stanley

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OpenSea employee charged with insider trading over NFT purchases

'NFTs might be new, but this type of criminal scheme is not'

On Jun 1, 2022 by Jacob Seitz

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NFT creator Pink Cat disinvited from Toronto comics convention amid plagiarism accusations and online backlash

Widely criticized by the comics community, Pink Cat was accused of plagiarism and cultural appropriation.

On May 31, 2022 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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‘I filmed myself when I get assaulted for NFT crypto art’: Police body-cam footage from Ezra Miller’s Hawaii arrest released

'What's your name? What's your badge number?'

On May 12, 2022 by Michelle Jaworski

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From Tumblr to her NFT project Valfrélandia, cult-favorite artist Ilse Valfré shares how she evolved her online brand

‘I know some of you are more excited about NFTs than others and, to be honest, I get it.’

On May 12, 2022 by Grace Stanley

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The voices defining Web3: These students are ditching college to run an NFT business

'It’s gonna be big noise.' 

On May 4, 2022 by Linda Hamilton

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SXSW EXCLUSIVE: Chapo Trap House on podcasting, propaganda, and parasocial relationships

‘We’re all going to hell but the NFT crypto people are going to extra-hell.’

On Mar 17, 2022 by Grace Stanley

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SXSW: Actor Ben McKenzie’s crypto skepticism brings the blockchain conversation back to earth

'Crypto is speed running past half a millennium of financial mistakes.'

On Mar 14, 2022 by Daysia Tolentino

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SXSW ’22: ‘Black in Web3’ gets serious about blockchain’s potential to close economic gaps

'You don't need any permission from anyone.'

On Mar 13, 2022 by Daysia Tolentino

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Parler is selling CryptoTrump NFTs, which despite the name, can be bought with a credit card

Parler plans to build the MAGAverse.

On Mar 9, 2022 by Claire Goforth

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Mark Zuckerberg’s sister dropped a crypto anthem—and it’s ruining everyone’s timeline

Could crypto be any more cringe?

On Mar 3, 2022 by David Covucci

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Newsletter: Can streaming save ‘West Side Story?’

In today's 'Internet Insider' newsletter, we also take a look at a pretty big NFT blunder.

On Mar 2, 2022 by Andrew Wyrich

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Why the Associated Press’ migrant NFT fiasco could be a troubling new trend

The backlash is not surprising.

On Mar 1, 2022 by Eleanor Pahl