nfts

CDCROP: Starbucks coffee cup photomosh (Ricko Pan/Unsplash, modified by CoinDesk)
Starbucks Launches Beta of Web3 'Odyssey' Loyalty Program
The test of the experiential program combines customer loyalty rewards with NFT collecting and other gamified elements.
CDCROP: Starbucks coffee cup photomosh (Ricko Pan/Unsplash, modified by CoinDesk)

(Artwork by NoPattern, supplied by PUNX)
Steve Aoki and 3LAU Launch PUNX Music Project Using CryptoPunks IP
The DJs and NFT enthusiasts are teaming up on an "audio-visual IRL-meets-metaverse supergroup."
(Artwork by NoPattern, supplied by PUNX)

(Bored Ape Yacht Club, modified by CoinDesk)
Over $30M Pours Into ApeCoin Staking in First Day
The native token of the Yuga Labs ecosystem is unavailable to stake in the U.S. because of regulatory concerns by its parent foundation.
(Bored Ape Yacht Club, modified by CoinDesk)

CRO, the native token of Cronos Chain, a blockchain created by Crypto.com, was trading up on the day. (CoinDesk)
Crypto.com’s CRO Surges as It Launches World Cup NFTs With Coca-Cola
10,000 NFTs will be hosted on Crypto.com’s blockchain based on "heatmaps’"from World Cup matches.
CRO, the native token of Cronos Chain, a blockchain created by Crypto.com, was trading up on the day. (CoinDesk)

Goddess Juno, Four Fountains, Rome (Getty Images)
Minting Your First NFT: A Beginner’s Guide to Creating an NFT
It took 12 hours and three different Apple devices, but this 30-something poet successfully minted her first NFT – and so can you. Here's a step-by-step guide to creating an NFT.
Goddess Juno, Four Fountains, Rome (Getty Images)

CDCrop Ravi Vora (Ravi Vora)
Most Influential Artist: Ravi Vora
The Los Angeles-based photographer captured Gary Vaynerchuk and Vayner3 President Avery Akkineni.
CDCrop Ravi Vora (Ravi Vora)

CDCROP: Malta, Marsaxlokk, fishing village harbour (Getty Images)
Malta Seeks to Remove NFTs From Crypto Law
The move anticipates new EU legislation by excluding non-fungible assets.
CDCROP: Malta, Marsaxlokk, fishing village harbour (Getty Images)

(Pablo Monsalve/Getty Images, modified by CoinDesk)
Apple’s Monopoly App Store Tax Coming to Crypto?
The iPhone maker wants a 30% cut of gas fees from NFT transfers in Coinbase Wallet.
(Pablo Monsalve/Getty Images, modified by CoinDesk)

Phygital (Dall-e/CoinDesk)
Let’s Get 'Phygital': Combining the Physical and Digital in Web3
The new portmanteau speaks to experiences that bridge the gap between the virtual and the real world, like sneakers that exist in both the metaverse and on your feet.
Phygital (Dall-e/CoinDesk)

NFT (Pixabay)
Magic Eden Launches Protocol to Enforce Creator Royalties
The top marketplace for Solana NFTs had moved to an optional creator royalty model in October.
NFT (Pixabay)