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Solana NFT Sales Cool After Surpassing Ethereum’s for First Time

A major uptick in Solana NFT sales volume saw its USD sales briefly surpass Ethereum’s for the first time ever on Sept. 6. A major uptick in Solana NFT sales volume saw its USD sales briefly surpass Ethereum’s for the first time ever on Sept. 6. A large uptick in Solana NFT sales volume and[Read more…]

Phantasia Sports Kicks Off NFL Fantasy Season

Phantasia Sports brings fantasy gaming to the Solana blockchain. With the recent NFL kickoff, the fantasy football season is in full swing. Phantasia’s Fantasy Season Begins On Sept. 9, the Buffalo Bills blew away the reigning Super Bowl champions, the Los Angeles Rams in a game that ended in a 31-10 score. That signaled the start of the 2022 National Football[Read more…]

Tearing Spaces NFT Battle Game Drops Alpha Version on Solana

The Alpha version of Tearing Spaces has dropped on Solana. Gamers use NFT weapons to battle their way through dungeons and against other players. Tearing Spaces Game on Solana The Alpha version of Tearing Spaces, an NFT PlaytoEarn game, has dropped on Solana. Gamers battle their way through dungeons in a 3v3 battle mode — in the Alpha with[Read more…]

Marinade Finance Launches Liquid Unstake on Solana

Marinade Finance users can now instantly unstake their SOL coins staked on any Solana validator in exchange for a 0.3% instant unstake fee. Marinade Finance 101 on Solana Billed as the first non-custodial liquid staking protocol built on Solana, Marinade Finance on Sept. 8 announced the launch of “Liquid Unstake,” which lets its users instantly unstake their SOL coins staked on[Read more…]

STEPN Reveals Plans to Move Headquarters To Hong Kong

Popular Web3 app STEPN to shift to HongKong in surprise move. STEPN has chosen to relocate its operations headquarters to Hong Kong, going against the trend of most current crypto companies. STEPN’s bold decision STEPN co-founder Jerry Huang confirmed in a conversation with the South China Morning Post, the company will move its headquarters to Cyberport, a Hong Kong[Read more…]

Goat Swap Brings AMM to Solana NFTs: Create Pools and Trade NFTs Automatically

With GOAT Swap, you can automatically buy, sell, or trade NFTs or sell your NFTs to any pools with offers. Making NFT Trading Much Easier Jupiter Aggregator co-founder brings GOAT Swap, an Automated Market Maker (AMM) for Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs), which allows users to generate fees on liquidity like Magic Eden. “I think the NFT AMM model will dramatically[Read more…]

Coinbase Expands Solana Infrastructure

Founder Yakovenko claims its now easier to build robust apps on Solana – Solana 2.0 feels more in sight than ever. Coinbase Cloud has launched Solana Archival Nodes to empower Solana developers. Developers can use the nodes platform to access blockchain services that enable them to build crypto products faster. In particular, these nodes can run complex queries[Read more…]

Helium Proposes to Migrate IoT Ecosystem to Solana

Helium proposes migration of entire IoT ecosystem to the Solana blockchain. IoT telecoms platform Helium is proposing a landmark change that would impact the entire ecosystem, from users to developers and miners. Why Solana? On August 31, Helium published HIP 70, a proposal to improve blockchain performance significantly. To achieve this goal, the core developer team offers a[Read more…]

Coinbase Expands Solana Infrastructure

Founder Yakovenko claims its now easier to build robust apps on Solana – Solana 2.0 feels more in sight than ever. Coinbase Cloud has launched Solana Archival Nodes to empower Solana developers. Developers can use the nodes platform to access blockchain services that enable them to build crypto products faster. In particular, these nodes can run complex queries[Read more…]

How Do Solana Hackathons Help Build the Solana Ecosystem?

Solana organizes multiple hackathons annually, bringing developers together and providing funds for up-and-coming projects. Building the Solana Community As a low-cost, high-speed rival to Ethereum, Solana offers unmatched transaction throughput in the race to become the ultimate Decentralized Finance (DeFi) network. In addition, both beginners and developers with smart contract or Non-Fungible token (NFT) experience benefit from its high[Read more…]