Twitter founder's first post up for sale

Sunday, 07 March 2021 - 11:16

Jack Dorsey, the founder of the popular social media platform Twitter, has listed his first-ever tweet for sale, with bids reaching $2.5m (Rs 390 million).

The bid was submitted by Justin Sun, founder of the blockchain technology platform Troon.

Jack Dorsey created the social networking site Twitter on March 21, 2006 with the message, "Just setting up my twttr,"

The Twitter message, signed by Jack Dorsey, will be auctioned off as a digital certificate.

The auction is seen as a new trend in valuing virtual objects.