‘That’s Going to Be Phenomenal,’ Shark Tank’s Kevin O’Leary on NFTs – BeInCrypto

The tracking and validation capabilities of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are what has attracted Canadian businessman and Shark Tank host, Kevin O’Leary to the newest digital trend.
NFTs are one-of-a-kind virtual assets that are represented on the blockchain by unique codes.

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Sotheby’s Closes $12.9M Banksy Auction, First Paid in Crypto – BeInCrypto

Celebrated auction house Sotheby’s has accepted payment in cryptocurrency for the first time.
According to a recent tweet, Sotheby’s sold Banksy’s “Love is in the Air” for $12.9 million. The auction took place over 14 minutes between four different prospective buyers.

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Destruction in the Name of Value — Nathan Murdoch Talks Crypto-Art, NFTs and Control

NFTs have exploded in popularity, especially in the art scene. However, one street artist took it to a new level when he destroyed the original, leaving only the NFT and print behind.
BeinCrypto spoke to Nathan Murdoch, a street artist from the United Kingdom.

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Merriam-Webster Dictionary to Auction the Definition of NFT – BeInCrypto

Merriam-Webster Dictionary will be auctioning an NFT of the definition of the word “NFT.“
The dictionary will be selling off the NFT in a public auction on Friday, May 14, with all proceeds going to the Teach for All charity.

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Carole Baskin of Big Cat Rescue Talks to BIC on $CAT Coin

Big cat activist and CEO of Big Cat Rescue, Carole Baskin, recently launched the altcoin $CAT. This is just the beginning, as she plans to move into NFTs next.
Best known for her appearance in the Netflix documentary Tiger King, Baskin made headlines with the announcement of the coin.

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Gary Vaynerchuk Backs NFTs – ‘the Overall Movement Is Here to Stay’ – BeInCrypto

American entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk believes the non-fungible token (NFT) space is here to stay as the businessman launches his own NFT project.
Popular business mogul and founder of global creative and media agency VaynerMedia, Gary Vaynerchuk recently gave his thoughts on the current NFT space.

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Icecap Relocates to Dubai and Launches NFT Diamond Collection – BeInCrypto

Icecap is trying to take the gemstone industry in a new direction by offering NFT tokens that represent diamonds for investors.  
In July of last year, Icecap announced the launch of their trading marketplace for diamond investors.

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NFTs Disrupt Sports World — What This Means for Athletes

Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) have blown up in 2021. While the art world is making the biggest headlines, pro sport NFT sales are gaining ground. From the NBA to NFL and across the pond to the EPL, the wide world of sports is taking notice of this growing trend.

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Jaguars’ No. 1 Pick, Trevor Lawrence, Teams With Adidas to Release NFT – BeInCrypto

Just a week after being the No. 1 overall pick in the 2021 NFL draft, Trevor Lawrence is gearing up for another team-up. The Jacksonville Jaguars’ new rookie quarterback has announced a collaboration between himself and Adidas to raise money for local charities.

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