Alexis Ohanian and Ethereum are in news again as entrepreneur and Reddit co-founder has proved himself as a crypto enthusiast specifically Ethereum, lately. He stated that much part of his portfolio consists of Ethereum. Why has he suddenly become so obsessed with Ethereum? To find out, keep reading.
Earlier, he raised $5.3 million through Blockchain development platform QuickNode led by a Vc firm Seven Seven Six. This funding will be used to bring new tech talent and blockchain formulators. The reason for hisAlexis Ohanian keen interest in Ethereum is because he sees a lot of potential in NFTs(non-fungible tokens). NFTs are a type of digital assets stored on a blockchain.
Alexis Ohanian and Ethereum: Throwback
In September, he purchased $280,000 NFT for his wife tennis star Serena Williams that she was wearing at Met Gala. He tweeted, “Decided to bring a #Cryptopunk of my wife (that I bought for her) to the #MetGala.”
The particular use of NFTs-that fascinates Ohanian most is online gaming. Users can now buy the items that they can use outside the game, the feature that wasn’t available before. Besides, he is also an admirer of a worldwide trading card game, SkyWeaver. It allows its users to own the goods that they buy in the game.