Narrative Watch: The Hunt for Crypto’s Killer App
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Please consider using a different web browser for better experience. Please enable JavaScript in your browser for a better site experience. Narrative Watch: The Hunt for Crypto’s Killer App Jan 13, 2020 at 20:00 UTC Updated Jan 13, 2020 at 20:02 UTC Nathaniel Whittemore Narrative Watch: The Hunt for Crypto’s Killer App Starting today, accredited investors will be able to partake of $13.5 million in tokenized bonds connected to the contract of Brooklyn Nets Point Guard Spencer Dinwiddie. The first-of-its-kind offering took months of negotiation with the NBA but marks a seminal moment for both crypto and the larger idea of "income share agreements." In this podcast, we discuss how big a deal Dinwiddie’s offering is and whether income share agreements could be a breakout use case for crypto. We also discuss other contenders for “crypto killer app,” including under-collateralized DeFi loans and NFT-based games. Finally, we discuss whether crypto’s actual killer app has already arrived - in the form of using bitcoin to escape local political and economic controls. Topics Discussed:...