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How the $2 trillion crypto asset class taps into ‘scarcity credibility’


Money Talks

Welcome to the new tragedy of the commons

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If Top Shot wants to appeal to collectors instead of speculators, it should take a page from NFL Films

NBA Top Shot home page


Number Crunch

Corporate merchandise is going crypto

An illustration of a hard shell taco and accompanying text below it. The text says “$18,000: The approximate sale price of an NFT created and sold by Taco Bell. Source: Rarible” The Number Crunch logo is in the top right hand corner.
An illustration of a hard shell taco and accompanying text below it. The text says “$18,000: The approximate sale price of an NFT created and sold by Taco Bell. Source: Rarible” The Number Crunch logo is in the top right hand corner.


Our kids understand it better than we do. And it’s training them for the token economy.

Image: Roblox SEC filing


What one NBA highlight tells us about the NFT bubble

R.J. Barrett’s NFT on Top Shot. Screenshot: Top Shot


Money Talks

The latest collectible boom is fueled by speculators, not enthusiasts

An illustration mock-up of a phone with an Ethereum “coin” in a Bubble-Bobble style game design. The coin is pointed at a variety of bubbles that contain different art icons or internet memes.
An illustration mock-up of a phone with an Ethereum “coin” in a Bubble-Bobble style game design. The coin is pointed at a variety of bubbles that contain different art icons or internet memes.
Illustration: Quickhoney for Marker

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