Clothing titan, Nike, looks positioned and also all set to dive into the world of cryptocurrency. The athletic apparel supplier submitted a trademark to create digital money called “CryptoKicks.”
For blockchain purists, one of the most compelling facet of this filing is that CryptoKicks is greater than just a new footwear version. Nike seems preparing to release an actual electronic money.
With the Bitcoin rate back above $5,000, blockchain interest is once again skyrocketing. CryptoKicks isn’t just profiting fanboy interest as the complying with item of the application demonstrates:
“Financial services, namely, providing a digital currency or digital token for use by members of an online community via a global computer network; facilitation of financial transactions using unconventional currency systems and bartering, namely.”
Nike’s aspiration appears to be to develop an online brand name around this name, with all manner of games, antiques, as well as ways to reward faithful fans.
“Provision of online blogs in the field of crypto-collectibles; entertainment services, namely, providing an online computer games… curated scavenger hunts, obstacle courses or treasure hunts; entertainment services, namely, providing interactive online mobile gaming applications; providing information on-line relating to crypto-collectible customization for hobby or entertainment purposes”