ProjectX NFT Digest: 1/11/22
NFT Market updates from Xillion.one
Top 5 NFTs ($ Sales Rev):
1. Bored Ape Yacht Club #208: 468.15K
2. Bored Ape Yacht Club #8544: 463.81K
3. PHANTA BEAR #9999: 462.39K
4. Bored Ape Yacht Club #4270: 451.82K
5. Zero [Genesis]: 435.61K
Top 5 Marketplaces ($ Sales Volume):
1. OpenSea : 118.88M
2. LooksRare: 32.55M
3. Magic Eden: 7.76M
4. Axie Infinity: 4.11M
5. CryptoPunks: 3.26M
Associated Press launches NFT marketplace for photography
Independent news organization Associated Press is launching its own non-fungible token (NFT) marketplace with collectibles of current and archived journalistic photos. The marketplace will be developed in partnership with NFT blockchain platform Xooa.
As a non-profit, returns from the marketplace will go towards funding unbiased journalism. The price of each NFT will vary in an effort to be inclusive and accessible to consumers, and collectors will be able to trade or sell them in a secondary marketplace through credit card or cryptocurrency.
White-label NFT platform Xooa supports the MetaMask crypto wallet developed by ConsenSys. In addition, the NFT’s will be minted on the Polygon blockchain, which is an environmentally friendly sidechain of Ethereum.
NFT aggregator Flip raises $6.5 million in seed funding
Flip is co-founded by UpOnly podcast host Brian Krogsgard (aka Ledger Status).
The round was led by co-led by Distributed Global and Chapter One, with participation from CMS Holdings, NFT artist PplPleasr (aka Emily Yang), Keyboard Monkey, DeeZe, and Larry Cermak, VP of research at The Block, among other investors.
Flip aggregates NFT marketplaces under one roof on its platform, allowing users to easily navigate through available NFTs to buy.Flip will list NFT collections across marketplaces, their floor prices, and trading volumes, among other data and information.
Dez Bryant Taps Chainlink for ‘Dynamic’ Sports NFTs
The collectibles change in appearance based on players’ real-life stats.
Dynamic NFTs use Chainlink data feeds to change their appearance, in this case according to player performance. So if a player reached a milestone for touchdowns or receiving yards, for example, the NFT could adapt to reflect the progress.
Xillion.one by ProjectX is a launchpad for NFT issuers, Celebrities, KOLs, and other key figures who would like to set up pools of NFTs and raise funds for it via a public sale (IDO style). Project X works to provide the most secure and simplified way to gain exposure to the NFT market with the use of pools and Indexes. The aim is to create different themed pools of NFTs which include Music, Digital Art, Sports Cards, and KOL issued NFTs to name a few. They have also signed partnerships with Polygon, Terra Virtua, LOCG, Glimpse and more than 10 other blockchain companies.