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Justin Sun Offers $500,000 For Jack Dorsey’s First Ever Published Tweet as NFT

Sat, 03/06/2021 - 10:16
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Yuri Molchan
Tron CEO has offered half-a-million USD for Jack Dorsey’s first ever published tweet he had put on sale in the form of an NFT
Justin Sun Offers $500,000 For Jack Dorsey’s First Ever Published Tweet as NFT
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The story with Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey selling his tweet as a non-fungible token (NFT) continues as Just Sun of Tron has offered to buy it for $500,000.

Dorsey had put his very first tweet published in 2006 as an NFT on the Valuables platform run by Ethereum-based service Cent.

Bids are going higher as Justin Sun offers $500,000

Bids to buy Dorsey’s tweet “just setting up my twttr” published on March 21, 2006, have been going high, seeing already $88,000 and $267 000.

Just now Tron founder and chief executive Justin Sun has tweeted that he had offered to buy Jack’s first Twitter blog post for as much as half a million USD.

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Here’s what NFTs are for

Cent is an Ethereum-powered service that enables Twitter users to sell and buy tweets in the form of non-fungible tokens.

NFT are tokens that represent unique objects on the Ethereum blockchain. Unlike cryptocurrencies, like BTC, ETH or LTC, these tokens are not interchangeable.

Famous music artist Lane 8 refuses to issue his new album as an NFT

Daniel Goldstein, professionally known as Lane 8, a popular US musician, DJ and an electronic music producer today announced that he will not be publishing his new album Brightest Lights as a non-fungible token.

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He explained his decision, saying that he wants his album to be available to a wide circle of fans, and not only to ultra-wealthy people who can afford to pay for NFTs.

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Yuri is a crypto journalist interested in technology and technical innovations. He has been in crypto since 2017. Believes that blockchain and cryptocurrencies have a potential to transform the world in the future in many of its aspects. ‘Hodls’ major cryptocurrencies and has written for multiple crypto media outlets. 

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