About the episode
What are NFTs, why are they collectible, and why should you care? In this episode, Kevin interviews NFT guru @DCinvestor (aka Aftab Hossain). They answer all your most pressing questions as well as bring you up to speed on all things NFT.
@DCinvestor is a strategic advisor and private investor to projects in the cryptocurrency and blockchain space, with special focus on decentralized finance (“DeFi”). He specializes in technologies related to the Ethereum public blockchain — the world’s largest decentralized blockchain for programmable financial activity.
Links from the episode
We’ve been able to freely download copyrighted material from the Internet for decades, so what makes NFTs valuable? How does something like a piece of art become a uniquely accountable asset when it’s tied to the blockchain?[04:22]
There are multiple new NFTs launching every day. What’s caught our attention of late, and how does a potential collector discern between NFT-based art created by a legitimate artist that is likely to go up in value and junk churned out by some Photoshop-savvy teenager trying to cash in on the NFT gold rush?[40:32]
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