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App for beautifying pictures in China Meitu Purchased $40 Million in Cryptocurrency

Meitu, a Chinese app developer, has entered the ranks of cryptocurrency investors, following in the footsteps of Tesla. Meitu’s eponymous flagship app became a verb in China for “photo beautifying” in the early 2010s, indicating its supremacy in the portrait touch-up space. However, when smartphones began to provide built-in filters, photo editors like Meitu have

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How A 10-Second Video Clip Sold For $6.6 Million, With Blockchain Authentication

Pablo Rodriguez-Fraile, a Miami-based art collector, spent nearly $67,000 in October 2020 on a 10-second video artwork that he could have viewed for free online. He sold it for $6.6 million last week. In this undated handout obtained by Reuters, “EVERYDAYS: THE FIRST 5000 DAYS” is a collage by digital artist BEEPLE that is up

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