• Elon Musk asked Jack Dorsey whether Twitter would let advertisers pay in Bitcoin. Dorsey dodged the question

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

    Tesla CEO Elon Musk and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey.
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    Elon Musk and Jack Dorsey appeared on a panel on Wednesday to discuss the future of bitcoin.
    Musk asked Dorsey if Twitter could start accepting bitcoin from advertisers.
    Dorsey said it was a good idea - but didn't say whether Twitter would actually do it.
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    Elon Musk asked Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey whether the social-media platform would accept bitcoin as payment from advertisers - and Dorsey never gave a clear answer. Musk and Dorsey...
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  • US stock futures rise as earnings optimism outweighs COVID concerns, while bitcoin climbs after Elon Musk's comments

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

    Investors have cheered US earnings.
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    US stock futures rose on Thursday as investors cheered strong earnings from major companies.
    Stocks fell on Monday on concerns about COVID cases, but have since rebounded.
    Bitcoin rose again after Elon Musk and other influencers spoke favorably of the asset.
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    US stock market futures rose on Thursday as company earnings season helped boost optimism, outweighing concerns about rising coronavirus cases across the world's major economies. Meanwhile...
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