August 31st, 2021

Unsydicated Brief #1: Below are the takeaways from two important events of the week! Enjoy and please share your feedback directly with me, on Twitter, or in the comments!

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1. The Hundreds: Fashion for The Real-World & The Metaverse

From The Hundreds to The Thousands: The Hundreds – which is I’ve now realized a west coast brand that my east-coast-born-and-raised fiancé has never heard of – is entering the NFT world. The California culture – skater, surfer, lifestyle – brand released the Adam Bomb Squad (ABS), a set of 25,000 unique avatar NFTs that sold out this past Friday in 40 minutes.

July 12th, 2021

In a one-liner – it’s the next era of the Internet. Web 3.0 (commonly called Web3) is a paradigm shift towards a more democratized Internet.

This article appeared first in [Messari] as part of our series of explainer content.

Web3 manifests through new technologies, such as cryptocurrencies, virtual and augmented reality, AI, and more. Empowered by new technologies, the Web3 movement is spearheaded by a shift in how we, the collective, view and value the Internet. Web3 is about creating an Internet that works for the people, owned by the people.