The Indicator

NPR

hide caption We wanted to buy a digital creature called a Cryptokitty. Not as easy as it sounds.

You can’t use regular money. You have to use a digital currency called Ethereum.

That requires making a long journey into the heart of the uncertain, speculative world of cryptocurrency, and the blockchain. The IndiCATurrrr purchased two CryptoKitties and bred them!

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