During the Super Bowl, clever commercials from cryptocurrency companies encouraged a mainstream audience of 101 million viewers to buy it now or regret it later.
But contrary to long-held rhetoric, what exactly do these ads sell? And why do some critics warn against investing?
To understand the pros and cons of investing in cryptocurrencies, you need to learn a few technicalities.
YouTuber Dan Olson helps us understand these digital currencies, how they work, what you can buy with them, and the ideology behind this technology. We’ve heard why Chinese dissident artist Badiucao thinks the NFT – unmistakable tokens – is the new frontier of political art. And critics explain why crypto-rage can be a market bubble and a scam.