OpenSea is opening 2022 with a mega deal, picking up where 2021 crypto funding left off. The marketplace for non-fungible tokens said Tuesday it raised new funding at a post-investment valuation of $13.3 billion. That’s significantly greater than the investment offers the startup was getting as of November and is more than eight times higher than in its last round, announced seven months ago. But the final number actually suggests investors still have concerns around NFTs.
Microsoft Eyes ‘Super App’ to Break Apple and Google’s Hold on Mobile Search
Microsoft recently considered building a “super app” that could combine shopping, messaging, web search, news feeds and other services in a one-stop smartphone app, in what would be an ambitious move by the software giant to expand further into consumer services, according to people with direct knowledge of the discussions.