Haus, the company redefining the mortgage and lending space, announced the launch of the revolutionary HausCoin ($HAUS), a groundbreaking new financial infrastructure tool which will serve as an alternative offering to the debt and interest driven Mortgage Backed Security (MBS) markets and bring about a new equity driven marketplace.
In the face of international political strife, during the midst of a situation that could lead to a global conflict, and at a time when the Russian ruble is tumbling so much that the government might start seizing citizens funds from banks, Bitcoin is rallying.
As the world continues to reel from the recent military invasion of Ukraine by Russian military forces, the crypto community is stepping up to offer aid to bothe the Ukrainian people and their military forces. Cryptocurrency donations, including Bitcoin and various altcoins, have been pouring into the country. Since the first incursion of Russian forces into Ukraine, more than $5 million in cryptocurrency has already been raised, according to blockchain analytics firm Elliptic.
Havas Group, one of the world’s largest global communications groups, has announced that they will be joining the metaverse after acquiring a plot of land in The Sandbox.
Over the past several weeks, in the face of market corrections and geopolitical upheaval, XRP whales have been inhaling the digital token accumulating nearly $1 billion worth of XRP in under three months.
Manchester City Football Club, one of the premier English football clubs that competes in the Uber talented Premier League with a storied history dating back to 1880, has taken its first steps into the metaverse by constructing a digital replica of the prized Etihad Stadium, the world’s first stadium of its kind to be built in the metaverse. Manchester City, the current Premier League champions, have partnered with Sony on a three-year deal to build the world renowned stadium, allowing football fans from around the globe the ability to experience soccer matches in real-time from the comfort of their own homes while surrounded by fans.
In what is turning into a continuing theme for 2022, attackers have stolen hundreds of NFTs from 32 OpenSea accounts valued at over $1.7 million by taking advantage of a weakness in the smart contract network that supports OpenSea.
Ethereum, the highly touted cryptocurrency and second-largest digital token by market capitalization, has put crypto whales in a feeding frenzy thus far through 2022. With several market dips having already occurred related to crypto bans and new regulations, dismay relating to the Russia Ukraine confrontation have put markets back into the red, creating yet another buying opportunity.
The Sandbox, an Ethereum-based decentralized NFT metaverse leading the charge into the virtual world, has been busy building bridges with the likes of Snoop Dogg and Warner Brothers after announcing partnerships to build exclusive virtual locations for both. Now Chain Games has joined the list after partnering with The Sandbox to get a slice of the virtual pie by agreeing to create an exclusive piece of land within the metaverse where Sandbox users will have access to play all their supported titles.
ConocoPhillips, the world’s largest independent exploration and production company, has agreed to sell natural gas that would have been otherwise been flared to a third-party Bitcoin miner located in the second-largest major shale play in the Bakken, North Dakota.