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Twitter owner, Jack Dorsey sells his first ever tweet for $2.9m

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Twitter boss, Jack Dorsey, has just sold his first-ever tweet for almost $3million.

The tweetwas sold as a kind of digital certificate, non-fungible token (NFT) on Monday, 22nd March 2021.

Dorsey’s first tweet which reads: “just setting up my Twitter,” was sent out on March 21, 2006.

And it was sold via an auction on the “Valuables”, a platform owned by US-based company, Cent.

The tweet was bought by Sina Estavi with Twitter profile @sinaEstavi.

Payment was made using the cryptocurrency Ether (ETH) for 1630.5825601 ETH, worth $2,915,835.47 at the time of sale.

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