Apr 21 • 2M

🖼 Coinbase launches NFT marketplace

Plus: Inside the New Right where Peter Thiel Is placing his biggest bets, and more ...

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Coinbase launches NFT marketplace in hopes of appealing to crypto and mainstream users. It might be a good morning — or perhaps “gm” — for the hundreds of thousands of NFT community members who will now get another marketplace to trade their digital collectibles. Six months ago, Coinbase, the largest crypto… (Jacquelyn Melinek / TechCrunch)


Inside the New Right, Where Peter Thiel Is Placing His Biggest Bets. They’re not MAGA. They’re not QAnon. Curtis Yarvin and the rising right are crafting a different strain of conservative politics. (James Pogue / Vanity Fair)


Elon Musk's Boring Co. Raises Funding at Nearly $6 Billion Valuation. Elon Musk's tunneling startup Boring Co. has raised $675 million in a funding round led by Vy Capital and Sequoia Capital. The round values the startup at $5.675 billion, the company said in a press release on Wednesday. (Sarah McBride via Bloomberg)


This firm made Republicans go viral - now it's falling apart. In the breathless world of conservative online politics, Arsenal Media is here to help you go viral. Co-founded by gadfly meme enthusiast Benny Johnson, the firm lists clients like Rep. Madison Cawthorn and Dana Loesch and takes credit for more… (Makena Kelly / The Verge)


How the AI industry profits from catastrophe. Despite threats from Appen to retaliate against her, she chose to go on the record as a named source. She wants people to understand what her life is like to be a critical part of the global AI development pipeline yet for the beneficiaries of her… (Karen Hao / MIT Technology Review)


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