• Behind the HYPE: How NFTs Altered Creative Expression, Collectibles and Community in the Digital World

    25 days ago - By Hypebeast

    With record-breaking sales of NFTs like Beeple's Everydays - The First 5000 Days , a digital artwork that sold for $69 million USD at auction, non-fungible tokens have skyrocketed in not only popularity but also value. Taking the form of images, animations or renderings of sneakers and streetwear, NFTs offer new possibilities for establishing digital ownership, sharing creative expression and building online communities. In our latest episode of Behind the HYPE, we're tracking the infiltration of NFTs into important areas of culture and their potential impact on the future of creative...
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  • 2020 McLaren Senna GTR Receives $1.1M USD Bid First Day at Auction

    2020 McLaren Senna GTR Receives $1.1M USD Bid First Day at Auction

    25 days ago - By Hypebeast

    A 2020 McLaren Senna GTR received a bid for $1.1 million USD on its first day of being up for auction. The car is one of only 75 models built and has less than 400 miles on it. Built on McLaren's MonoCage III carbon-fiber monocoque platform, the vehicle utilizes a carbon-fiber monocoque and is finished in a sleek white. The GTR is powered by a twin-turbocharged 4.0-liter V8, paired with a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transaxle. As for its high-end equipment, the car features active aerodynamics, four-way adjustable dampers, adjustable anti-roll bars and 19-inch staggered-width...
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