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Neal Stephenson’s Lamina1 drops white paper on building the open metaverse — VentureBeat

In the document, the company said its mission is to deliver a Layer 1 blockchain, interoperating tools and decentralized services optimized for the open metaverse, writes Dean Takahashi.

Here is the link: https://venturebeat.com/games/neal-stephensons-lamina1-drops-white-paper-on-building-the-open-metaverse/

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Notebook Labs raises $3.3M

Notebook Labs, providers of a zero-knowledge identity infrastructure layer for Web3 protocols, has raised a $3.3 million seed round.

Synota raises $3M

Columus, Ohio-based Synota has raised a $3 million seed round.

Here’s what investors need to know about the latest crypto tax reporting rules for 2022 — CNBC

The IRS has released draft guidance for cryptocurrency and other digital asset reporting for 2022 tax returns, writes Kate Dore. 

Amberdata acquires Genesis Volatility

Amberdata, a provider of digital asset data, has acquired Genesis Volatility (GVol), a provider of institutional-grade crypto-options data analytics and research.