Originally aired on August 4, 2023
In this episode of “The Edge of NFT” podcast, Michael Brooks, a seasoned cryptographer and penetration tester, discusses his journey into the world of cryptography and information security. He shares his experience working at Snapchat and how he found vulnerabilities in their system. Brooks also introduces his latest project, the Immortal Museum, which aims to preserve digital cultural artifacts using blockchain technology. He explains the concept of Flake Art and how artists can showcase their work in the immortal museum. The episode also touches on the emergence of AI in art and the importance of creating a lasting legacy.
The Immortal Museum – Empowering Emerging Talents in the NFT Space with Michael Brooks:
- How did Michael Brooks get into crypto?
- What was his role at Snapchat and how did he find vulnerabilities in their system?
- What is the Immortal Museum and how does it preserve digital cultural artifacts?
- How does flake art allow artists to showcase their work in the museum?
- What is the significance of AI in the art world and its impact on creativity?
- What are the future plans and collaborations for the Immortal Museum?