Kevin Whalen, Director of Business Development – Meet The Amberfi Team Edition

Education: Marketing, Northern Michigan University Role: Director, Business Development Location: Southern California   Born and raised in Illinois, Kevin graduated from Northern Michigan University, where he studied marketing and advertising. And then, as he puts it, his work took him all over the US map.  Kevin is a director of business development and partnerships on […]

Web3 news, July 1: Bored Apes for ‘hire,’ OpenSea data breach, Meta’s NFT feature

OpenSea suffers major data breach  A non-fungible token marketplace OpenSea announced the platform had suffered a data breach. According to the blog post, an employee from the company’s email delivery vendor Customer.io “misused their employee access to download and share email addresses – provided by OpenSea users and subscribers to our newsletter – with an unauthorized external […]

Web3 news, June 24: weekly NFT market overview

This week has definitely been less bumpy than the previous one. And with everybody visiting NFT.NYC, including our own team, even the Crypto Twitter has been awfully quiet. It doesn’t mean that there hasn’t been news, though! Because there have been many of them. First, the NFT trading volume has been mostly positive, with major […]

Web3 news, June 1: Insider trading charge and Kanye West’s U-turn on NFTs

Ex OpenSea head of product charged with insider trading  Nathaniel Chastain, former head of product at non-fungible token (NFT) platform OpenSea, has been charged with money laundering and wire fraud.  Chastain is accused of making money using privileged information. He is said to have been responsible for NFTs that will be featured on the Open […]

Recent security attacks and fails in the NFT world

Non-fungible tokens (NFTs), as much as they have become a new way for artists and inventors to interact and claim ownership, have fallen victim to one of the most pressing issues the crypto industry is still experiencing – security.  In this article, we’ll take a look at one of the most “popular” and most devastating […]