by Shun Kakinoki · Oct 31, 2021
📆 This Week in Web3 📆 🤌 ETH hits ATH 🤌 a16z invests in fwb 🤌 Defi 2.0 🤌 AnubisDAO $60m rug pull 🤌 Alchemy $250 Series C 🤌 FB rebrands to meta 🤌 $500m Cryptopunk Wash Trading 🧵 Details 🧵
a16z invests in FWB https://a16z.com/2021/10/27/investing-in-friends-with-benefits-a-dao/
Alchemy raises $250 Series C led by a16z https://techcrunch.com/2021/10/28/aws-for-blockchain-alchemy-boost-valuation-to-3-5b-with-250m-raise/
FB rebrands to meta, "metaverse" related tokens surge like $AXS, $MANA, $SAND https://www.forbes.com/sites/ninabambysheva/2021/10/29/metaverse-tokens-soar-following-facebooks-rebrand-news/
Punk 9998 sells for $500m, likely to be a wash trade https://protos.com/cryptopunk-500m-wash-trading-crypto-nft-of-course/
📝 Also, some interesting tweets threads I came across 📝
🧑💻 For developers, some web3 repos I found to be fun and interesting 👩💻 https://github.com/kevinz917/zk-NFT > zk-NFT allows users to create and prove ownership without revealing the full underlying metadata
https://github.com/pcaversaccio/xdeployer > "Hardhat plugin to deploy your smart contracts across multiple EVM chains with the same deterministic address."
https://github.com/lebed2045/WeightedGnosisSafe > A weighted multisig built on top of gnosis-safe to allow for more complex cases
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