NFT News Highlights – January 17, 2024
January 17, 2024, brings a diverse range of NFT news with several noteworthy developments.
The NFT sales volume has experienced a slight dip, marking the first decline in days, albeit within the context of the volatile crypto market, dropping by approximately 4.7% in the past 24 hours.
On a positive note, the number of buyers has increased by 3%, while the number of sellers has seen a 3% decrease. The overall transactions in the last 24 hours have surged by 70%, reaching a total of 585,937.
In the realm of top NFT collections, the Bored Ape Yacht Club has emerged as the standout performer among the top 10 by sales volume, witnessing an impressive rise of 131%. Following closely, Open Solmap secures the second position with a notable 41% increase.
Today’s NFT news spotlights three significant developments: the collaboration between Rarible and Other Page, Mercedes-Benz’s introduction of the MBUX Collectibles digital gallery feature, and the exclusive NFT collection announcement by NHL champions, The Vegas Golden Knights, on ThetaDrop.
Rarible NFT News: Partnership with Other Page Unveiled
Rarible, a prominent NFT marketplace, has joined forces with Other Page to introduce white-labeled avatar profile experiences for mutual clients. This collaboration aims to seamlessly integrate marketplaces with social profiles, incorporating elements such as lore, game data, achievements, and reputation.
Other Page, a Web3 native profile page, allows users to consolidate game stats, inventory, lore, and network into a single shareable URL. The recent launch of the updated Other Page website reflects the team’s anticipation of exciting innovations in 2024.
Mercedes-Benz Introduces MBUX Collectibles Digital Gallery Feature
Luxury car brand Mercedes-Benz has revealed the latest update to its Mercedes-Benz Operating System (MB.OS) during the Consumer Electronics Show (CES). The MBUX Collectibles digital gallery app, part of the update, enables users to create private art galleries and explore brand-related NFTs. This marks Mercedes-Benz’s foray into showcasing digital art and collectibles based on NFTs within its vehicles.
NHL Champions to Launch Exclusive NFT Collection on ThetaDrop
The Vegas Golden Knights, champions of the National Hockey League 2023, have announced a collaboration with Theta Labs to bring exclusive fan experiences through NFTs. The partnership focuses on enhancing fan engagement, global audience expansion, and innovative monetization strategies. The Golden Knights will release an exclusive series of NFTs on the ThetaDrop NFT marketplace, offering fans unique opportunities such as claiming NFTs during select home games and unlocking access to tickets, autographed memorabilia, VIP moments, and private viewing lounges spanning 18,000 square feet. This collaboration signifies the merging of NFTs and exclusive experiences to create new avenues for fan interaction and revenue generation.