Flow is a decentralized platform developed by Dapper Labs, the company behind the popular cryptocurrency and digital collectibles game CryptoKitties. Flow is designed to be a high-performance blockchain that can support a wide range of applications, including decentralized finance (DeFi), gaming, and non-fungible tokens (NFTs).
NBA Top Shot is one of the earliest uses of the Flow blockchain. It’s been a smashing success in part because DapperLabs and Flow are trying to bring crypto to the masses.
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This is part of a three step tutorial on minting NFTs on Flow.