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This news item is part of the weekly top 5 news bulletin (from Week 2, Apr 2023) specially packaged for leaders of Nonprofits, Churches, and Faith-based Social Ventures. 

Yuga Labs Partners with Gucci to Create Limited KodaPendant Jewelry

Yuga Labs, the parent organization of Bored Ape Yacht Club NFT announced partnership with Gucci, the fashion house announcing that they are releasing a limited number of jewelry called KodaPendant. The announcement says the “KodaPendant on Other side Relic…” Other side is the Metaverse owned by Yuga Labs, “…Other side Relic by Gucci is a digital and physical piece that represents Gucci’s entry into Other side, limited to 3,333 KodaPendant”. That is the limited number edition. I actually like the announcement by Gucci in their Twitter account, which says, “continuing to explore the metaverse. The house comes together with Yuga Labs. Stay tuned as a new narrative takes shape blurring the boundaries between digital and physical”. So the big part of this story is how a NFT is evolving into a hybrid-physical, and a digital asset that can have different utilities.

Here is the full list of the Top 5 News Items from Week 2, April 2023 with source links from Google, Twitter, Microsoft, LinkedIn, Yuga Labs.

🗞️ News 1: Google Launches Ads Safety Report & Ads Transparency Center   

Source: Google | Ads Blog

🗞️ News 2: LinkedIn Starts Testing ‘Suggested Posts’ & Upgrades Topics Search  

Source: LinkedIn

🗞️ News 3: Twitter Says Only Verified Accounts Eligible for Tweet Recommendations  

Source: Elon Musk

🗞️ News 4: Microsoft Explores Ways to Generate Traffic & Revenue on Bing AI Chat      

Source: Microsoft

🗞️ News 5: Yuga Labs Partners with Gucci to Create Limited KodaPendant Jewelry

Source: Yuga Labs

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