The previous week was full of impactful news in the field of blockchain and we are happy to share our weekly news digest - “Adoption time” with you - the most important crypto-related events gathered in a single article. Coming every Monday it will help you to find out new opportunities to use your crypto, reveal fresh-released crypto-projects and share relevant adoption cases.
SpaceX Will Accept DOGE as as Payment for Merchandise
Founder of SpaceX and Tesla - Elon Musk announced that SpaceX is going to accept Dogecoin as payment for merchandise.
In addition he mentioned that maybe soon subscription on Starlink might be available for DOGE too.
DraftKingz Are Working on a Crypto Payments Integration
DraftKingz, a famous sports betting and fantasy sports company is heading straight to the direction of crypto adoption.
Last July they launched their own NFT marketplace and conducted a giveaway with CryptoPunk NFT as a prize.
Now the CEO of DraftKingz Jason Robins points out that while there is a demand on crypto in betting and fantasy sports, the company is working on it.
Andreessen Horowitz Has Launched a New $4.5 Billion Crypto Fund
Venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz has raised $4.5 billion for its fourth cryptocurrency fund, bringing its total raised for crypto and blockchain investments to over $7.6 billion.
Coinbase Has Become The First Crypto Company to Be Included in Fortune 500
Coinbase, the largest U.S. cryptocurrency exchange, has become the first crypto company to be included in the Fortune 500 List.
The Fortune 500 is an annual list of the 500 largest corporations in the United States by total revenue. The list is compiled and published by Fortune Magazine
NFL And Mythical Games Are Launching 'Play-and-Own' NFT Game
The National Football League is partnering with Mythical Games to create a blockchain-based game.
It’s going to be called NFT rivals and will be a fantasy football game, where users will build their own teams. They will be able to buy and sell NFL players of all 32 league’s teams, who will be represented as NFTs.
However, the company does not give any specific comment at the moment.