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#1 P2E Game Splinterlands Announces Validator Node Licenses Sale

PHILADELPHIA, PA, 25th May, 2022, Chainwire Splinterlands, the #1 play-to-earn game (P2E) on the blockchain, announces that their Validator Node licenses will go on sale on May 25, 2022. The Validator Node licenses will be available to the public and operate on a Delegated Proof-of-Stake model. The Validator Node sale is recognized as a major milestone for Splinterlands in their goal of moving towards a decentralized business framework, with their decentralized autonomous organization (DAO) release planned to follow in the coming months. The sale will take place on Splinterlands’ website and require Splintershards (SPS) and Vouchers to participate. Liam Labistour,

Tezos Gitcoin Hackathon Offers $50k in tez to Help Onboard Art Institutions to Web3

Berlin, Germany, 25th May, 2022, Chainwire The 8-week fellowship program called WAC (Web3 for Arts and Culture) has kicked off and features 8 established art + culture institutions learning how to incorporate web3 technologies Tezos is partnering with Gitcoin to host a hackathon within WAC. Prize pool is $50k in tez and there are no prerequisites to join (non-technical people welcome!). Sign up at   The WAC Lab (Web3 for Arts and Culture), built on the energy-efficient Tezos blockchain, announced that Gitcoin will host a month-long  hackathon (May 25th to June 25th) with a prize pool of $50k in

QANplatform is Selected for Newchip Global Accelerator Program

Tallinn, Estonia, 25th May, 2022, Chainwire QANplatform, the Quantum-resistant Layer 1 hybrid blockchain platform, today announced its selection into the #1 Online Global Accelerator, Newchip Accelerator’s May 2022 cohort.  The Newchip Accelerator portfolio, valued at over $9 billion, includes over 1,500 graduates that have collectively raised over $450+ million in funding. With thousands of startups applying for consideration into the Newchip Accelerator, QANplatform was one of the teams selected to participate in the current cohort. QANplatform will participate in a 6-month long accelerator program.  During the program, startup founders work closely with mentors and advisors, engage in mastermind sessions and

t3rn Launches Smart Contract Hub Testnet on Rococo in Final Step Before Mainnet

Berlin, Germany, 24th May, 2022, Chainwire  t3rn, a new cross-chain smart contract hub for Polkadot, has deployed its testnet parachain on the network’s primary testing bed, Rococo. Named t0rn, the network is now plugged into the rest of the ecosystem’s parachain testnets. The Rococo deployment is vital to ensure the functionality of t3rn’s unique technological innovation in the Polkadot ecosystem: its atomic cross-chain smart contract execution environment. This aims to solve a  major problem in cross-chain interaction that spans different consensus environments: how to make sure that a transaction is validated on both ends of the transactions. This is especially

Bullieverse Integrates Chainlink VRF for Fair Distribution of NFTs

London, United Kingdom, 24th May, 2022, Chainwire Bullieverse, a fantasy metaverse filled with friends, games, and rewards, is excited to announce the integrated Chainlink Verifiable Random Function (VRF) on Ethereum and Polygon. This integration will help the project fairly distribute Bear NFTs (the newest addition to its Citizens of Bulliever Island (COBI) NFT collection). As rare Bear NFTs will have traits that grant holders more utility in the metaverse, Bullieverse needs a tamper-proof and auditable source of randomness to ensure that the NFTs will be distributed in a provably random manner. Ultimately this gives the users more transparency as they

Crypto Derivative Traders Can Access TradingView with Broker Eightcap

Melbourne, Australia, 24th May, 2022, Chainwire Australian FX and CFD provider Eightcap has recently announced that it has partnered with TradingView, allowing crypto derivative traders to trade directly from TradingView’s charts into their Eightcap trading accounts. Crypto derivative traders will have access to Eightcap’s full suite of crypto derivatives, including altcoins, crypto-indices, and crypto-crosses. Eightcap’s integration with TradingView is the next step for the award-winning broker as it continues to build a home for crypto traders.  TradingView is a charting platform and social network that attracts over 30 million monthly users and ranks as the number one website for investing.

DeFiChain Forms Technical Committee to Further Decentralize the Consensus Code Governance

Singapore, Singapore, 23rd May, 2022, Chainwire DeFiChain, the world’s leading blockchain on the Bitcoin network dedicated to bringing decentralized financial applications and services to everyone, officially announces the formation of its Technical Committee after a community vote on the DeFiChain Improvement Proposal (DFIP) – 2205-A. A staggering 96% votes were in favor of establishing the Technical Committee. The proposal was put forth by DeFiChain’s Co-founder and Lead Researcher U-Zyn Chua. DeFiChain is a fully decentralized blockchain with on-chain governance. The Technical Committee will further formalize and decentralize the consensus code governance to the benefit of the community without taking away

LongHash Ventures Partners With Protocol Labs to Launch the Third LongHashX Accelerator Filecoin Cohort

Singapore, Singapore, 23rd May, 2022, Chainwire LongHash Ventures, Asia’s first Web3 Accelerator and one of Asia’s leading Web3 venture funds, is continuing its partnership with Protocol Labs, creator of Filecoin and IPFS, to launch the 3rd LongHashX Accelerator Filecoin Cohort. The program aims to accelerate early-stage teams building projects in the Filecoin ecosystem. Established in 2018, the LongHashX Accelerator has partnered with notable ecosystems such as Polkadot, Algorand, and Filecoin, among others. Past graduates from Filecoin Cohorts include Lit Protocol, a decentralized access control network; Huddle01, a decentralized secure video calling app; and Lighthouse, a permanent storage protocol. “We are

TRON Partners with Ankr To Improve Access To The Web 3 Infrastructure

Singapore, Singapore, 22nd May, 2022, Chainwire TRON, one of the largest and most popular blockchain ecosystems, announced Ankr Protocol, one of the fastest-growing Web 3 infrastructure providers as its newest Remote Procedure Call (RPC) partner. TRON Public and Premium RPCs can now be accessed, create request calls, and receive information returns that mirror the results developers get by running a TRON full node. This partnership is a valuable step forward for TRON dApp developers looking to integrate capabilities for high-throughput, scalable, and secure apps. Ankr provides a geo-distributed and decentralized TRON RPC comprised of many independent blockchain nodes running worldwide

Tezos Startup Founders Launch Web3 Accelerator

Paris, France, 20th May, 2022, Chainwire Pyratz Labs, a startup studio that specializes in Web3, has announced the opening of a new 1,000m2 office space in Paris. The space will encourage Web3 developers and technologists to meet in-person and benefit from adapted coaching programs and advice from entrepreneurship and technology experts. The new space is dedicated to helping tech builders and stakeholders collaborate, bringing together key actors from the Gaming and DeFi industries in an effort to build and finance the ecosystem. A simple model was implemented to select the most promising entrepreneurs and empower them with the skills and

SneakMart Announces A Collaboration With StockX On It’s First Metakicks Drop

Paris, France, 18th May, 2022, Chainwire French startup Sneakmart will bring its Metakicks sneaker NFTs to the Metaverse in 2022. With these NFTs, users can customize their virtual avatars and unlock various benefits in the digital world.  Sneakmart has a vision for the Metaverse, which involves tokenizing real-world sneakers on the blockchain. It is another strong example of merging the digital and physical worlds, enabling users to showcase their kicks in a growing online ecosystem. Moreover, the growing popularity and collectibility of sneakers confirm models by various brands hold a significant appeal. Real sneakerheads want to get their hands on

Everyrealm and Storyverse Partner to Create Interactive Stories for NFT Communities

Los Angeles, United States, 18th May, 2022, Chainwire EveryRealm Purchases 250 PLOTs in Storyverse’s Now Sold Out Public Sale  Storyverse, the first-ever interactive storytelling platform on the blockchain, today announced its partnership with Everyrealm, a leader in metaverse innovation and development, to provide the  foundation for NFT communities to create fun, interactive story games within the metaverse. The Storyverse recently hosted its genesis public sale of PLOTs which sold out in seven minutes. Everyrealm, one of the most active investors in and developers of the metaverse real estate ecosystem, purchased and now manages 250 PLOTs in the Storyverse. The Storyverse