Tag: nft

  • Reddit’s dumb new blockchain project: NFTs you don’t actually own and can’t sell for profit

    Reddit’s dumb new blockchain project: NFTs you don’t actually own and can’t sell for profit

    Despite the low interest in NFTs and the massive crash in the cryptocurrency market, Reddit decided to launch a line of NFTs and an NFT marketplace. The fact that the term “NFT” didn’t appear anywhere on their announcement shows just how unpopular NFTs are at the moment, and Reddit knows it. These “Collectible Avatars” were…

  • Why I cancelled my NFT project

    It was about this time last year that I was planning on releasing my first NFT. I had several friends who were in the space and had some interesting conversations about what it would be like to “mint” a dance move as an NFT, which got me wonder; what would it be like to mint…

  • How NFTs gobbled up @1854 and the world’s longest-running photography publication

    How NFTs gobbled up @1854 and the world’s longest-running photography publication

    The British Journal of Photography is “The world’s longest running and most influential photography magazine“. They joined twitter in 2008 with the user name @1854 and accrued over 256k followers. Now that account looks like this: So, how did the BJP go from social media darlings to a dead account? The answer is NFTs. As…

  • More videos about the problems with NFTs

    Last week I shared Dan Olson’s “Line Goes Up”, a great video about the problems with NFTs. Since then, a ton of press has come out about the fact that OpenSea’s problem with plagiarism and its effects on artists has been exposed. There have also been a bunch of new videos too. If you liked…

  • Line Goes Up, a must watch documentary about NFTs

    The newest Dan Olson’s “Line Goes Up” is a two hour long Youtube documentary about the problems with NFTs. Why is it two hours long? Well, there are a lot of problems. I highly recommend this video for anyone who wants to learn more about NFTS. As long as it is, it still feels like…

  • A list of companies that cancelled their NFT releases

    A list of companies that cancelled their NFT releases

    Ten months ago I was planning my first NFT release. Some friends of mine had told me about the technology in late 2020 and I was getting really excited about doing the first yo-yo related NFT, but as I was researching my release I started to hear about some of the downsides of NFTs and…