Amberfi interview with co-founder and CEO of Mooch Richard Velazquez at Permissionless

The web3 community is filled with amazing people who create, build, and inspire. And we’re excited to be publishing a series of conversations with people we’ve interacted with at different events. Meet Richard Velazquez, co-founder and CEO of Mooch, whom we talked to at Permissionless. Haley: Hi, I’m here with Richard Velasquez, and we are […]

Global Creatives Society launches with fanfare

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New creator-focused project is building a platform for emerging talents A group of creatives have been working for some time on a new project for the Web3 space called the Global Creatives Society. Today we rolled it out on a Zoom call with about 30 NFT photographers — and the reaction was overwhelmingly positive. The […]

Photo gallery of Permissionless 2022


As often happens, much of the activity at the DeFi/Web3/NFT conference Permissionless took place off the main stage. Here are some of the sights from last week’s three-day gathering in West Palm Beach, Fla.: Related • Speakers on stage at Permissionless (photo gallery)

Protecting yourself from fraud when buying an NFT

  Clearly, we are still in the early Wild West days of crypto, blockchain and NFTs, as last week’s implosion of the Terra Luna token (and its marketwide fallout) made plain. But for every misstep, a course correction generally follows. It’s no different in the area of intellectual property rights, which was given short shrift […]

Women in Web3 at Permissionless

  While men have been driving a lot of the conversation around blockchain, Web3 and NFTs, women (who have been there from the beginning) are increasingly gaining an equal footing in the space as founders, project leads, investors, developers, stakeholders and peers. To highlight those essential contributions — and to remind the community of the […]

Amberfi to host special Web3 event for women during Permissionless

Despite the fact the crypto industry is considered to be as inclusive as it gets, women are still underrepresented in the space. In 2019, women made up only 4-6% of the individuals hovering in the crypto world. And even though with the popularity of cryptocurrencies, the number of people involved with the industry is growing, […]

Photos of NFT LA 2022


Here’s an extensive photo gallery taken at NFT LA, held March 29-31, 2022, including event speakers and interesting snaps from around the event.