Last Thursday to celebrate the closing of a new $400 million round, the venture capital firm M13 held an invite-only schmoozing opportunity in the former offices of Musical.ly — now known as TikTok — opening with a introductory chat on, “the future of crypto, the decentralized web, and creators.“
Mint Songs, a platform that helps artists build web3 communities by facilitating NFT minting for music and art, today announced the launch of a new Link in Bio app on the Koji App Store. The new app gives Mint Songs users the ability to curate and display their NFT music collection directly on their Link in Bio, providing a home for their collections within the context of their unified digital presences.
With $9.3M in fresh funding, Zestworld plans a newsletter service for creator-owned comics. Zestworld is bringing together every aspect of the comic creator business and community into one platform that is disrupting how comic creators publish and own IP, as well as enabling fans to connect with creators directly in entirely novel ways.
Waitroom is unveiling a new streaming platform for real-time communications that enables hosts to talk one-on-one with large audiences. As for the blockchain, the comapny said Waitroom is poised to serve communities that rely on or are interested in blockchain technology to carry out important related discussions.
Crypto exposed the power of the Ownership Economy, and more specifically, ownership as a tool to drive users to contribute to protocols they use in deeper ways. Now, the opportunity is to follow the pattern, and build more accessible products that bootstrap adoption & participation through better economic alignment with users. This newsletter is trying to accelerate this through education.