Üle 15 tuhande Solana kasutaja USDC tokenid on varastatud Phantom nimelisest veebirahakotist. Lõpuks tuli välja, et tegemist oli rahakotid, mille privaatvõtmed oli kasutatud ka Slope nimelises rahakotis
https://decrypt.co/106590/multiple-wallets-including-sol-and-usdc-drained-in-unfolding-attack
https://twitter.com/milesdeutscher/status/1554853898497576960
https://twitter.com/FatManTerra/status/1554885037962690562

Juunis oli olnud sarnane privaatvõtmete leke ka Near Protocol'il
https://decrypt.co/106819/near-protocol-wallet-breach-exposed-private-keys

US Treasury sanktsioneeris Tornado.Cash'i, sest seda smart-contract'i kasutati rahapesuks
https://home.treasury.gov/news/press-releases/jy0916
https://twitter.com/ErikVoorhees/status/1556716202394693633

Selle peale, aga otsustasid need kes seal deposiiti omavad teha väikse kande ENS domeeni omanikele, kelle seas on mitmeid kuulsusi
https://cointelegraph.com/news/anonymous-user-sends-eth-from-tornado-cash-to-prominent-figures-following-sanctions
https://www.coindesk.com/policy/2022/08/09/someone-is-trolling-celebs-by-sending-eth-from-tornado-cash/
https://twitter.com/depression2019/status/1556748494622208000
https://twitter.com/josephdelong/status/1557011056572129280
https://twitter.com/0xJim/status/1557035689425895425
https://twitter.com/FatManTerra/status/1557016894305083393
https://twitter.com/TheCryptoDog/status/1557047430671056896

Vitalik Buterin isegi avaldas, et kasutas Tornado.Cash'i, et privaatselt Ukrainale annetada
https://decrypt.co/107075/ethereum-cofounder-used-blacklisted-tornado-cash-donate-ukraine
https://cointelegraph.com/news/alchemy-and-infura-block-access-to-tornado-cash-as-vitalik-buterin-weighs-in-on-debate

Tinder olevat plaaninud oma metaverse ja Tinder Coins loomist, aga kehvade majandustulemuste tõttu otsustas emafirma Match.com tühistada need plaanid. Eelmine aasta olid nad selleks isegi AR ettevõtte ostnud
https://cointelegraph.com/news/swiping-left-tinder-pulls-back-on-metaverse-dating-plans

Ainult USA'le piiratud NFT funktsionaalsus Instagram'is, tuleb nüüd saadavale 100 riigis, lisatud on ka mitmete rahakotide ja võrkude tugi
https://techcrunch.com/2022/08/04/meta-is-expanding-nft-support-on-instagram-to-100-countries/
https://www.engadget.com/instagram-nft-expansion-154058568.html
https://cointelegraph.com/news/meta-enables-instagram-nft-integration-in-over-100-countries
https://twitter.com/flow_blockchain/status/1556428566014832640

Uus standard ERC-4907 - renditavad NFT'd
https://www.theblock.co/post/161604/life-for-rent-how-a-new-nft-token-standard-could-create-the-next-generation-of-landlords

Mark Cuban, kes kunagi võrdles Bitcoini banaanidega ja siis sai suureks Web3 toetajaks, ütleb nüüd, et metaverse maatükkide ostmine on lollus
https://www.businessinsider.com/mark-cuban-buying-metaverse-land-dumbest-shit-ever-2022-8

DappRadar andmetel, Juuli kuus oli 60% tehingutest plokiahelate peal seotud mängudega
https://www.coindesk.com/business/2022/08/04/gaming-claimed-record-60-of-blockchain-activity-in-july-dappradar/

Decrypt tegi kokkuvõtte, mis on Yuga Labsi metaverse Otherside
https://decrypt.co/resources/what-is-yuga-labs-otherside-inside-the-bored-ape-yacht-club-metaverse

Sandbox plaanib ka isikutuvastuse rakendada, sest viimases Twitteri kampaanias oli palju pettureid
https://medium.com/sandbox-game/the-sandbox-alpha-season-3-21b1df143aa6
https://discord.com/channels/497312527093334036/497327985234411520/1004362661473038406
https://medium.com/sandbox-game/the-sandbox-alpha-season-2-security-update-136689c19d2d

PCgamer keerutab jälle mingit tolmu GameStop NFT marketplace kohta (bad PR is good PR), kuigi uudisväärtust on selles raske leida, Ars Technica artiklist aga saab aru, et Ello nimeline kasutaja müüs enda arust Public Domain arkaadimänge (HTML5 formaadis IPFS’i üleslaetuna), aga mõned neist osutusid mitte olevat Public Domain.
https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2022/08/indie-devs-outraged-by-unlicensed-game-sales-on-gamestops-nft-market/
https://www.pcgamer.com/gamestops-nft-marketplace-sold-stolen-indie-games
https://web.archive.org/web/20220715023647/
https://nft.gamestop.com/collection/arcade-games
https://loopexchange.art/collection/arcade-games

Crypto.com äpist saab nüüd osta OpenSea ja LooksRare marketplace'i pakkumisi
https://crypto.com/product-news/new-crypto-com-nft-features-unveiled-this-week-8-august