Under the helm of Elon Musk, Twitter is expected to transition to a privately-held company amid new features and functions
“There appears to be a positive trend in energy for bitcoin,” Elon Musk said during the “Bitcoin as a Tool for Economic Empowerment” session at The B-Word conference.
Tesla buyers will be able to pay using bitcoin once 50% of mining energy comes from renewables, Musk said Wednesday.
A fatal cocktail of factors, one part Elon and ESG mandates, another part China, and a dash of questions about Tether, led to the selloff.
“It’s easy to get buried in the volatility of the day; Elon Musk’s Twitter comments, bitcoin going down 4,000 points, and everyone starts running around like chickens with their head cut off,” said Mike Novogratz, Galaxy’s CEO and founder, on Monday’s earnings call.
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