In this new R&D With D&D episode, Denise and Dave embark on a discerning exploration of Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs), delving deep into their profound implications for monetization in the digital era with Chicago-Kent Prof. Edward Lee, author of Creators Take Control. With a keen focus on scrutinizing whether NFTs embody a pioneering technological breakthrough or merely an extension of the internet’s transformative prowess, we navigate the intricate landscape of these unique digital assets. Shedding light on how they empower creators to directly monetize their work, we explore whether this is an extension of the Internet or really something new. Join us on this captivating journey as we examine the critical nuances of NFTs, seeking to understand their remarkable parallels to the internet’s groundbreaking impact on the ever-evolving creative industry. And stay to the end for our speed round!
“If you want to go buy NFTs, buy the stuff you like because, at the end of the day, what you’re probably going to end up with is a cool JPG.” – Naval Ravikant