OpenSea & The Business of NFTs
In this episode of Bankless podcast, hosts Ryan Adams and David Hoffman, interview Devin Finzer, CEO and Founder of OpenSea.
They talk about the energy surrounding NFTs, scaling and gas fees, spectrum of decentralization, the metaverse, and much more.
4:00 Devin Finzer
6:05 The Crypto Native NFT Boom
9:15 Building With an Open Mind
11:36 OpenSea at the Center
18:06 Scaling Under Pressure
22:24 Gas Fees
25:01 Social Media & Users
32:00 Before OpenSea & The Bear
39:50 When NFTs Heated Up
41:45 The Front Running Scandal
48:21 The Centralization Spectrum
55:31 What’s the Metaverse?
58:24 Rapid Fire Questions
1:01:43 Closing & Disclaimers
The episode premiered on October 4, 2021.