eBay now allows NFT to be sold (Non Fungible Token), intangible digital assets that have become the new investment and trade craze on the internet in recent months. This makes it the first digital e-commerce platform to join the NFT market.
NFTs are original digital content files whose ownership is certified using blockchain technology
According to the manager, eBay will gradually add new programs, guidelines and tools to expand the sale of NFT to a wider range of categories and adapt to the rapid development of the trade in these assets.
This important announcement also needs to be put into context, as eBay, one of the world’s most popular trading platforms, also confirmed last week its readiness to accept cryptocurrencies as a means of payment in the near future. Ebay
Memes, videos, pictures, songs, stickers … and almost any digital file can be sold, even if they are files that are easily duplicated and indistinguishable from the original. What makes these files so unique is that they are reliable and verifiable thanks to the shared and decentralized blockchain technology. This is what is sold and what is bought, the ability to own the file. Original. This can enable commercial use, for example by authorizing reproduction for a price.
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