Crypto entrepreneur Sina Estavi bought Twitter founder Jack Dorsey's first-ever tweet as an NFT for $2.9 million last year.
Twitter was created by Jack Dorsey, Noah Glass, Biz Stone, and Evan Williams in March 2006 and launched in July of that year. ... Twitter. Screenshot The default page shown to logged-out usersUsers229 million monetizable DAU (Q1 2022)LaunchedJuly 15, 2006Current statusActiveTwitter - Wikipedia en.wikipedia.org › wiki › Twitter
Not only did this social media platform become a hit with people who wanted to share messages with friends—it also became one of the easiest ways for companies to advertise and interact with their customers .
Twitter launches as a product of parent company Odeo. It grows slowly until March 2007 , where usage grows dramatically after it is showcased at the South by Southwest Interactive (SXSW) conference. Twitter grows rapidly under CEO Jack Dorsey, completing two funding rounds and launching official support for hashtags.
It Ended With a Top Bid of Just $280.Apr 13, 2022
Sina Estavi, chief executive of Malaysia-based blockchain company Bridge Oracle , paid $2.9 million last March for the NFT, a digital certificate that says he owns Mr. Dorsey's tweet, which reads “just setting up my twttr.”Apr 16, 2022
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Jack Dorsey Dorsey, who stepped down as chief executive last year after pressure from activist investor Elliott Management, still owns 18m shares, or almost 2.4% of its stock , worth $978m at Musk's agreed offer of $54.20.
Twitter cofounder Jack Dorsey created an NFT out of his first-ever tweet, which sold for $2.9 million a year ago.Apr 14, 2022
Elon Musk struck a deal on Monday to buy Twitter for roughly $44 billion , in a victory by the world's richest man to take over the influential social network frequented by world leaders, celebrities and cultural trendsetters. Twitter agreed to sell itself to Mr.
Crypto entrepreneur Sina Estavi made headlines in March 2021 when he paid $2.9m for an NFT of Twitter boss Jack Dorsey's first tweet. But his efforts to resell it have run aground, with a top bid of just $6,800 as of Thursday.Apr 15, 2022
Jack Dorsey's first-ever tweet, which sold as an NFT, or nonfungible token, last year for over $2.9 million, is now only worth thousands of dollars . In March 2021, Jack Dorsey, then-CEO of Twitter, auctioned his first tweet as an NFT on the “Valuables” platform run by Cent, a blockchain-powered social media network.
Man who paid $2.9m for NFT of Jack Dorsey's first tweet set to lose almost $2.9m. Crypto entrepreneur Sina Estavi made headlines in March 2021 when he paid $2.9m for an NFT of Twitter boss Jack Dorsey's first tweet. But his efforts to resell it have run aground, with a top bid of just $6,800 as of Thursday.Apr 15, 2022
It is official. Elon Musk has finally bought 100 per cent stake in Twitter for approx $44 billion , around $54.20 per share, and all of it in cash. The microblogging site has been evaluating Musk's offer for the past several weeks.
What does he have in store? On Monday, Elon Musk bought Twitter for forty-four billion dollars.
Sina Estavi , founder of two Malaysia-based cryptocurrency companies, bought the NFT from Dorsey last March. The Twitter founder claimed he would use the proceeds of his sale toward COVID-19 relief efforts in Africa. At the time, Estavi said his purchase price was a bargain.
A non-fungible token (NFT) of Twitter founder Jack Dorsey's first-ever tweet could sell for just under $280. The current owner of the NFT listed it for $48 million last week. Iranian-born crypto entrepreneur Sina Estavi purchased the NFT for $2.9 million in March 2021.Apr 13, 2022
Jack Dorsey may only be 34, but he's the oldest Twitter user. His now-famous tweet was the first, ever, to be sent via SMS into the Twitterverse.Dec 21, 2011
At the April 1 market close, just before Musk disclosed his 9% holding that set the deal in motion, Twitter was selling at $39.31, putting Dorsey's holdings at $709 million .
Malaysia-based entrepreneur Sina Estavi bought the tweet as an authenticated virtual object known as an NFT for $2.9 million early last year, but put it up for auction last week hoping to get some $48 million for it and give a chunk of the money to charity. Dorsey had originally sold his tweet as an NFT in Ether .
On Monday, SpaceX founder Elon Musk acquired Twitter for approximately $44 billion with shares valued at $54.20. Since the acquisition, Musk has made a lot of comments around what he intends to do with the social platform.