TikTok on Thursday announced its first-ever collection of NFTs, the one-of-a-kind digital collectibles that use the same blockchain technology powering cryptocurrencies. The short-form video app will turn six popular videos featuring pop star Lil Nas X, creator Bella Poarch and others into NFTs. The ByteDance-owned company said digital collectibles are a way for creators to be “recognized and...
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A new job listing for a role in Apple’s AR/VR division suggests that Apple wants to rethink or potentially streamline the way that apps are made for its future headworn devices. It could also suggest that Apple is exploring a move beyond the App Store model that has brought it both success and waves of criticism on mobile.The listing in question, which went live on Monday, is for an AR/VR...
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