Crypto Technology Is Everywhere. What Does That Mean For The World?
How much would you pay for an animation of a flying cat whose body is a poptart?
Earlier this year, an anonymous bidder paid more than half a million dollars to be the “owner” of a unique copy of the internet meme gif, Nyan Cat.
This hour, we dive into the world of NFTs, or nonfungible tokens. They’re a way to own digital art that’s taken the internet and the art world by storm.
We also take a look at cryptocurrency. Digital currencies like Bitcoin are becoming increasingly more mainstream.
We want to hear from you, too: Are you crypto-curious?
- Kelly Crow - Staff reporter covering the art market for The Wall Street Journal
- Nikhilesh De - Managing Editor for Global Policy and Regulation at Coindesk, a crypto-focused news outlet based in New York
- Alex de Vries - founder of Digiconomist, the blog that hosts the Bitcoin Energy Consumption Index
Cat Pastor contributed to this show.