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Platform News: Bitcoin and the rise of cryptocurrencies

Bitcoin investors dig in for long haul in ‘staggering’ shift

As bitcoin heads into 2022, a growing cohort of long-term investors is doubling down on its stashes of the cryptocurrency, hoping a December dip was merely a festive blip.

Platform Industry: Tesla's Elon Musk

‘Has anyone seen Web3?’ Musk, Dorsey mock tech’s latest buzzword

Billionaires Elon Musk and Jack Dorsey dismissed the so-called Web3 and criticized the involvement of venture capital firms such as Andreessen Horowitz in building out what some ha...

Platform Industry: Tesla's Elon Musk

Elon Musk’s Tesla stock sale poll raises taxing questions

When Elon Musk asked his Twitter followers last weekend if he should sell 10% of his Tesla Inc stock, he said he was posing the question because “much is made lately of unrea...

Crypto Coins

Bitcoin leaps 12% to test recent peaks, ether hits 3-week high

Cryptocurrencies popped to the top of recent ranges yesterday, as short sellers bailed out in the wake of a strong week and while traders hoped a handful of positive comments from ...

Platform Economy: Stripe US FinTech powers e-commerce

Online payments firm Stripe takes first step toward blockbuster listing

Digital payments processor Stripe Inc, the most valuable US platform start-up, has taken its first major step toward a stock market debut by hiring a law firm to help with preparat...

Platform News: A visualisation of Bitcoin, digital currency and cryptocurrency

Elon Musk’s trolling puts brakes on bitcoin’s rebound

Bitcoin slipped 4% on Friday after SpaceX and Tesla CEO Elon Musk was at it again – this time firing off a few tweets that appeared to lament a breakup with the cryptocurrenc...

Ethereum news

Ethereum hits record high again as Dogecoin slumps

Cryptocurrency ethereum climbed to a new peak for a third straight day on Monday on continued optimism about further growth in decentralized finance or “DeFi”, although...

Audio Streaming app, Clubhouse

Clubhouse closes new round of funding that would value app at $4 billion

Audio-chat app Clubhouse closed a new Series C round of financing, the company said during its weekly town hall yesterday, without disclosing the amount raised.

Dogecoin cryptocurrency

Dogecoin surges to record high, up almost 300% in a week

The Dogecoin cryptocurrency surged more than 90% to a record high on Friday, putting its gain for the week at almost 300%.

Platform Industry: Tesla Factory in the US

Tesla names Musk ‘Technoking’ in cryptic regulatory filing

Tesla Inc has just added “Technoking of Tesla” to billionaire boss Elon Musk’s list of official titles, in a regulatory filing that also named its finance chief Z...

Platform News: FinTech trading app Robinhood

Robinhood added 6 million crypto users in last two months

Controversial online brokerage Robinhood has said it has garnered 6 million new users for its cryptocurrency services in the first two months of 2021 amid higher retail trading vol...

Platform News: Facebook the smartphone app in-front of monitors

Elon Musk’s invitation to chat with Putin online? ‘Very interesting,’ says Kremlin

An invitation from SpaceX Chief Executive Elon Musk for Russian President Vladimir Putin to join him for a chat on a social networking app? “Very interesting,” the Krem...

Platform News: Clubhouse audio and social media app

Clubhouse says reviewing data protection practices after report points to flaws

Clubhouse said it is reviewing its data protection practices, after a report by the Stanford Internet Observatory said it contained security flaws that left users’ data vulne...

Platform News: SpaceX's Elon Musk

Elon Musk’s Bitcoin investment follows months of tweeting

Tesla’s $1.5 billion Bitcoin investment may not surprise close followers of Elon Musk’s Twitter account, where he has shown himself as a major proponent of the soaring ...

Platform Industry: Tesla's Elon Musk

Elon Musk’s Neuralink puts computer chips in pigs brains

Elon Musk’s neuroscience start-up Neuralink has introduced a pig called Gertrude who has had a coin-sized keyboard in its own mind for fourteen years, displaying a first step...

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