JD.com joins Alibaba, Tencent in launching ‘digital collectible platform’ amid NFT boom

//JD.com joins Alibaba, Tencent in launching ‘digital collectible platform’ amid NFT boom

JD.com joins Alibaba, Tencent in launching ‘digital collectible platform’ amid NFT boom

Major Chinese online retailer JD.com has quietly joined other tech giants such as Alibaba Group Holding and Tencent Holdings in launching a blockchain-backed platform to sell “digital collectibles”, despite Beijing’s heightened scrutiny of the crypto assets.While the five new series of digital assets listed on JD.com’s Lingxi platform are similar in form to non-fungible tokens (NFTs), they are not labelled as such.From Cryptokitties to Beeple’s ‘Crossroads’ – NFTs are everywhere. Here’s whyJD…

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