Why MetaMask Snaps is a Big Deal with Co-Founder, Dan FinIay

We welcome creator and Co-Founder of MetaMask, Dan Finlay on the show to help us explore all of these questions and much more.
Sep 15, 20231 min read

MetaMask just released MetaMask Snaps at Permissionless II. Why is this such a big deal? Is this crypto’s “Chrome extension” moment? Is this how we onboard crypto’s next billion users?


0:00 Intro

5:05 MetaMask Snaps Explained

7:55 Extensions

10:50 MetaMask Snap Demo

22:40 Sci-Fi Snaps

26:23 Mobile

27:10 Chrome Extensions

28:45 Permissionless Snaps?

32:34 Snaps Multi-Year Journey

38:28 Are Snaps Secure?

42:55 What Info Should Snaps Have?

46:30 Smart Contract Wallets

48:25 Account Abstraction Wallet

50:24 Safe UX

52:50 What Devs Need to Know

54:50 Closing & Disclaimers


Dan Finlay


MetaMask Snaps


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