NFTs In A Nutshell: A Weekly Review
It’s a turbulent time as we approach the final week of the first month of 2022. NFTs have showed staying power to start this year, and despite broad market selling – particularly in more aggressive, speculative areas – the continuing flood of new announcements around NFTs this week has shown that there could be some […]
The SEC is shifting it’s sights towards NFTs, according to emerging reports hitting the wire on Tuesday. The U.S. regulator is apparently looking into whether to deem NFTs as securities and is exploring whether or not the sale of the NFTs violates federal law, including a specific look into Yuga Labs’ ApeCoin distribution. Let’s review […]
NFTs are hotter than the sun, and collections are selling out like hot cakes outside a diabetic clinic. What’s more, NFTs are skyrocketing in value, especially those that have an added value, such as being your ticket to an epic metaverse filled with kitties doing all sorts of degenerate activities. CryptoKitties arguably kicked off the […]
Tezos is one of a number of growing blockchains that is looking to gain a foothold in the NFT space, and has plenty of core competencies to do so. In last weekend’s ‘NFTs In A Nutshell,’ we briefly covered the shutdown of HicEtNunc, commonly known as HEN. The platform was widely utilized as the leading […]
Welcome to the CoinDesk Weekly Review -- a regular look at the hottest, most controversial and thought-provoking events in the world of digital currency through the eyes of skepticism and wonder. Your host ... John Law. Is Canada trying to become the first hipster nation? Not only has it demonstrated its geek cred by putting the International Space Station on its new $5 note -- thumbing its nose at the old colonial master, which decided to show the UK's thrusting 21st century nature by putting Winston Churchill on its new fiver -- it's also come out with the first official taxation....
Welcome to the CoinDesk Weekly Review - a regular look at the hottest, most controversial and thought-provoking events in the world of digital currency through the eyes of skepticism and wonder. Your host ... John Law. Digital currency has many mysteries. Who created bitcoin? How does an umpire use it to decide who goes into bat first? And if the whole idea is to remove transaction costs and expensive intermediaries, just like real cash, who's going to make any money? But it doesn't pay to be too skeptical at the beginning of a bright new age, especially when so many entrepreneurs are....