Famed Pakistani meme ‘Friendship ended with MUDASIR’ was sold as NFT for 20.00 ETH on August 2. The $49,866.40 sale was concluded on the net platform Foundation which facilitates reside auctions for non-fungible tokens (NFTs).
“When one friendship ends… Another begins!” reads the outline of the NFT adopted by a quick historical past of how and when it went viral.
“On September the thirteenth 2015, Muhammad Asif Raza posted a photoshopped picture of himself shaking palms with one other man captioned ‘Friendship ended with MUDASIR’, and that Salman was his new finest buddy. In a single fell swoop he had terminated a friendship, while spawning one other.
Raza’s publish gathered upwards of 47,000 reactions, 56,000 shares and 27,000 feedback on Fb. Merely put, this was only the start of the ‘Friendship Ended’ saga. Inadvertently Raza generated one of many largest friendship circles we now have ever seen.”
The 960 x 720 pixels NFT now belongs to @Formosa.
An NFT, or a non-fungible token, is a sort of digital signature that permits anybody to confirm the authenticity and possession of an asset. The digital report is saved on blockchain ledgers that may be learn by anyone seeking to discover out the proprietor of the asset. Blockchain can be the know-how driving the cryptocurrency market.