- The New York Times Style Magazine: Australia published a piece on how the beauty industry is embracing the metaverse and Web3 technology, and discussed the Estée Lauder POAP from 2022.
- L'Officiel and Numéro were among the publications to cover the POAP drop at an interactive art exhibit at the Great Pyramid of Giza from artist Stephan Breuer; more info and pictures on social posts.
- Porsche shared a LinkedIn post on how they are taking their POAPs to the next level by letting people showcase them on the side windows of their Porsche NFTs.
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- A team of POAP engineers placed as a Top 10 finalist at the ETHGlobal Istanbul hackathon for their Secure Contract Interactions (SCI) protocol, and dropped a POAP to celebrate.
- POAP Station, the new IRL POAP minting experience, was a big hit in Istanbul.
- The POAP for VIP and general attendance to the art exhibit at the Great Pyramid of Giza.
- ENS x POAP x Blockful dropped a POAP at a happy hour in Istanbul; photos of the fun times and lovely views made the rounds on social:
- Other POAPs continued dropping at Devconnect Istanbul, including from Gnosis, The Graph, 1inch, for visiting the POAP booth at the Decentralized Scaling Summit, at rAAVE, at the Nouns Fair, at the closing party, and of course many You Met Me POAPs (more from Istanbul in last week's newsletter).
- A POAP for attending DCxPrague 2023, a satellite Devconnect event in Prague, and a POAP during a walking tour of the city.
- Guru Bar in Paris is dropping a POAP for patrons in November.
- Bookbridge dropped a POAP at a book show in Munich; holders of the POAP get exclusive access to their group chat.
- A POAP for attending the first Web3 North conference in Ottawa:
- NYC brand and tech design studio L + R dropped a POAP at an event in NYC and are token-gating special discounts on merch with it.
- World of Women dropped a POAP at a "Monopoly Galaxy Game Night" in London; more details on LinkedIn.
- IDMP Ontology dropped a POAP during a presentation at the Pistoia Alliance Conference in Boston.
- A POAP for attending the 54th annual Decision Sciences Institute (DSI) conference in Atlanta.
- Brave dropped a POAP in San José:
- The London chapter of the Open Worldwide Application Security Project (OWASP) dropped a POAP at an event in London.
- The Graph dropped a POAP at the Web Summit in Lisbon and were big fans of being able to attach some POAP Moments to the drop.
- A POAP for attending a Web3 workshop at the University of Oklahoma.
- Evertas dropped a POAP at the North American Blockchain Summit.
- A POAP at an art and jazz show in São Paulo:
- POAPs at meetups in Chiang Mai, Hong Kong, 's-Hertogenbosch, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Ulm, Essen, Bratislava, Arad, Timișoara, Sydney, Kansas City, Madison, New Orleans, Vancouver, Calgary, Culiacán, Tuxtla Gutiérrez, San Antonio de Los Altos, and Rio de Janeiro.
- UniCrypto, an Italian student blockchain association, dropped a POAP at an event in Bari.