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Green Beli Raises $1.1M for its Eco-Friendly NFT Gaming Project

Undoubtedly, climate change has brought numerous problems to the world. The activities of man, which mainly centers on industrialization, have created a grave issue that will only take the combined efforts of everyone to solve. Although we can’t dispute the countless benefits of industrialization, the climate is the one paying the repercussions of human affairs.…

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Lil Nas X’s ‘Montero’ Raises Thousands for Charities Through ‘Baby Registry’

Lil Nas X ‘Montero’ Made Tens of Thousands For Charities on Debut Day 9/19/2021 12:50 AM PT Lil Nas X racked up millions of streams — as expected — but, more importantly, he also raised tens of thousands of dollars for various charities with the drop of his debut album. The long-anticipated “Montero” was released…

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Rooom raises $7M for multifaceted 3D virtual events platform

A new GamesBeat event is around the corner! Learn more about what comes next.  Rooom has raised $7 million to take 3D virtual events a step closer to the metaverse — or at least a lot more entertaining than Zoom calls. The Jena, Germany-based company has integrated game-like 3D virtual experiences as well as other…

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1047 Games raises $100M at $1.5B valuation after 13M Splitgate downloads

A new GamesBeat event is around the corner! Learn more about what comes next.  1047 Games announced today raised $100 million at a $1.5 billion valuation after getting 13 million downloads for the Portal-like Splitgate. That’s an amazing turn of events for the Zephyr Cove, Nevada-based game studio, which launched a beta version of the…

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Immutable raises $60M for NFT games platform on Ethereum

A new GamesBeat event is around the corner! Learn more about what comes next.  Immutable has raised $60 million for its platform that uses nonfungible tokens (NFTs) to help monetize games. The Sydney, Australia-based Immutable created a platform on top of Ethereum to monetize NFTs in games, and it is also the creator of the…

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Headout raises $12M, plans to hire 150+ people as domestic travel rebounds

The travel industry was one of the hardest hit by the pandemic, and startup Headout was no exception. A marketplace that let tourists make same-day bookings for tours, events and activities, the app expanded around the world after launching in 2015. Then COVID-19 hit. But business is growing again thanks to rebounds in domestic travel and…

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UK PM Johnson raises taxes to tackle health and social care crisis

2/2 © Reuters. A woman on a mobility scooter drives past a mural praising the NHS (National Health Service) amidst the continuation of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, London, Britain, March 5, 2021. REUTERS/Toby Melville 2/2 By Elizabeth Piper, Kylie MacLellan and William James LONDON (Reuters) -British Prime Minister Boris Johnson set out plans on…

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DNABlock raises $1.2M to make metaverse avatars more inclusive

A new GamesBeat event is around the corner! Learn more about what comes next.  DNABlock has raised $1.2 million from SoftBank and others to make metaverse avatars more inclusive. The Los Angeles-based company makes it easier for creators to build high-quality 3D avatars that reflect diversity. All sorts of companies are trying to create the…

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Point raises $46.5 million for its premium debit card

Challenger bank Point has raised a $46.5 million Series B funding round. The company offers an account associated with a debit card. And the startup positions itself as a premium debit card company and tries to offer credit card rewards with debit cards. Existing investor Peter Thiel’s Valar Ventures is investing more money in the…

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OPEC+ raises 2022 oil demand growth forecast

LONDON — The OPEC+ group of oil producers has made an upward revision to its 2022 oil demand forecast ahead of a meeting on Wednesday as the group faces pressure from the United States to raise output more quicker to help to support the global economy.Two OPEC+ sources said the group’s experts have revised its…