Coinbase NFT promises to be the new favorite marketplace for digital digital technologies are these electronic tools that have the ability to generate, store or even process data. collectors. Initially, it will only support the opposite of Resistance, it is a threshold that crypto’s price doesn’t fall below. Ethereum NFT.
The cryptocurrency cryptocurrencies are digital currencies that use cryptographic technologies to secure their operation. exchange businesses that allow customers to trade cryptocurrencies for fiat money or other cryptocurrencies. listed on the US stock exchange, Coinbase, is launching its long-awaited non fungible in cryptocurrency, fungibility is when a coin or token can be replaced by any other identical coin or token. token a digital unit designed with utility in mind, providing access and use of a larger crypto economic system. (NFT) marketplace.
The company announced this Wednesday that it has launched Coinbase is an American company that operates a cryptocurrency exchange platform. NFT non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are cryptocurrencies that do not possess the property of fungibility. in beta, its platform a place to buy, sell and store cryptocurrency for trading digital collectibles. A select group of customers will be able to start buying and selling NFT on the new platform starting today, but the company plans to open it up to the general public in the coming “ coming weeks “.
Our beta is officially live!
Today we kick things off with a full-access experience for some of our waitlist frens. As we ramp up, everyone can explore the vast collection of NFTs non-fungible token, a unique non-interchangeable piece of digital content that is stored on a distributed ledger (blockchain). on the first version of Coinbase NFT.
— Coinbase NFT (@Coinbase_NFT) April 20, 2022
The launch comes just over six months after the official announcement. As reported by DiarioBitcoin , Coinbase revealed plans to launch an NFT marketplace in October last year and opened a waiting list. A few hours later, more than one million people had registered. Since then, the list has accumulated some 3 million interested in trying the platform.
Coinbase NFT enters the scene
The new marketplace offers some features that promise to distinguish it from its competitors. Among them, an experience similar to that offered by social networking platforms. Coinbase NFT will allow users to display their personal profile and follow accounts whose content will appear on afeed, visually similar to applications such as Instagram y TikTok .
Users will also have a “like” option a contract giving the buyer the right, but not the obligation, to buy or sell an underlying asset or instrument at a specified strike price. and will be able to comment on each other’s posts on the platform, according to a representative of the company. Coinbase a CoinDesk . The media also quoted recent statements by The exchange’s vice president of product, Sanchan Saxena, who spoke about the new platform.
This product is more than just buying and selling, it’s about building your community. It’s about making sure that you can connect and interact with them on the platform. Another thing I mentioned at the beginning was that it’s a very social marketplace.
The marketplace will initially support trading of NFTs based on Ethereum a decentralized open-source blockchain with smart contracts functionality. and payments in ETH, although Saxena toldThe Block a file containing information on transactions completed during a given time period. Blocks are the constituent parts of a blockchain. that they plan to integrate other blockchains in the future, as well as “ full access ramps “for payments.
Users will be able to connect any self-custody wallet, including Coinbase Wallet a place where cryptocurrency users can store, send and receive digital assets. y MetaMask an online digital wallet that allows users to manage, transfer and receive Ethereum, operating as an extension to a regular browser. . And the marketplace will waive transaction fees for a limited time, but will eventually implement a “no transaction fee”. low rate “, según Saxena. En cuanto a las tarifas de operación en Ethereum , Coinbase said he has partnered with 0x Protocol the set of rules that define interactions on a network, usually involving consensus, transaction validation, and network participation on a blockchain. to optimize transactions at lower costs.
The company also expects to soon allow the purchase of NFT through credit cards, as announced in January of this year. At that time, Coinbase partnered with Mastercard to make it easier for collectors to trade NFT with cards.
A promising horizon
In its beta version, Coinbase NFT does not yet have an NFT minting feature, although that is also reportedly coming soon. The company has not provided a timeline for the release to the general public, nor has it provided a timeline for many of its upcoming features. However, there seems to be no shortage of future plans for the platform.
As reported by CoinDesk the company has a plan to progressively decentralize its NFT marketplace where certain features will start out centralized a centralized organizational structure is one in which a single node or a small number of them are in control of an entire network. but eventually move up the chain. One such feature is user comments. While threads will initially be stored on the servers of Coinbase The expectation is that they will then be moved to the blockchain.
As for competitors, the exchange expects its feature to “ build community “position it in front of popular NFT markets such as OpenSea y Rarible . Competition among cryptocurrency exchanges seeking to enter the NFT market an area or arena, online or offline, in which commercial dealings are conducted. has also flared up, with exchanges popular as Binance y FTX launching their own platforms for trading collectibles.
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Article by Hannah Estefania Perez / DiarioBitcoin
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