World Wide Web founder Tim Berners-Lee poses for a photograph following a speech at the Mozilla Festival in London on October 27, 2018. Photo: Reuters
World Wide Web founder Tim Berners-Lee poses for a photograph following a speech at the Mozilla Festival in London on October 27, 2018. Photo: Reuters
Blockchain

World Wide Web source code NFT sells on blockchain for US$5.4 million at Sotheby’s auction

  • The purchase includes non-fungible tokens representing the original source code for the web and a letter from inventor Tim Berners-Lee
  • NFTs have become a popular way of representing one-of-a-kind digital copies, giving artists and others a way to sell their works online

World Wide Web founder Tim Berners-Lee poses for a photograph following a speech at the Mozilla Festival in London on October 27, 2018. Photo: Reuters
World Wide Web founder Tim Berners-Lee poses for a photograph following a speech at the Mozilla Festival in London on October 27, 2018. Photo: Reuters
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