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“Everydays: The First 5,000 Days”, a piece of digital artwork, finds itself as one of the most expensive art works ever sold at auction in 2021, along with paintings by the likes of Picasso, Rothko, Van Gogh and Monet , a year when non-fungible tokens (NFTs) gained mainstream attention and emerged as one of the hottest tech trends.

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Created by 41-year-old artist, Mike Winkelman, better known as Beeple—the digital art sold as NFTs for $69.3 million, becoming the most expensive piece of digital art to go under the hammer.

Christie’s – the auction house that sold Beeple’s artworkannounced Last week it sold $150 million worth of NFTs in 2021.

In simple terms, an NFT is a type of unique or non-replicating digital token that is registered on a blockchain—the same decentralized technology used by cryptocurrencies—that can be used as a record or both digital and The ownership of the property can be certified in physical world.

it means that . everyone from celebrities, nba, Marvel Comics and also Video game As mainstream interest in digital collectibles grows, manufacturers have jumped on the NFT bandwagon.

According to google trends data, search interest in the term “NFT” peaked sometime in March and April, before the current ongoing surge in August and a similar trend The phrase can also be seen for “how to buy NFTs”.

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