Tesla Accepting Crypto Again?! And Brady gives 1 BTC to a Fan! [ October 26, 2021 ]

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For more information about crypto and today's stories, just Ask Alex: 🔵 CoinMarketCap Daily Timestamps: 0:00 Tesla Says It May Start Accepting Crypto Again Months after suspending Bitcoin payments over environmental concerns, the electric vehicle giant suggests it may be prepared to change its mind. The electric vehicle maker caused a huge splash earlier this year by announcing that it had bought Bitcoin worth $1.5 billion to hold in reserve. Elon Musk also confirmed that his company’s sleek cars could also be purchased using the world’s biggest cryptocurrency. 1:53 SEC Grabs Stablecoin Reins: Report The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is about to be given ‘significant authority’ over stablecoins in a Treasury Department report due out this week. According to Bloomberg, the U.S Treasury Department and several other agencies will release a report this week specifying “that the SEC has significant authority over” stablecoins such as Tether, USD Coin and Binance USD. 2:42 SHIBA INU Accepted at Restaurant in Paris You can now pay for coq au vin and ratatouille using one of 2021's best-performing altcoins... but is it a good idea? French cuisine: from coq au vin to cassoulet, boeuf bourguignon to confit de canard, the country has brought us an endless array of vibrant dishes. And now, reports suggest that a Parisian restaurant is now accepting SHIBA INU as a payment method. 3:26 Why Tom Brady Gave a Whole Bitcoin to an NFL Fan The quarterback broke records on Sunday night — but a historic memento of his achievement nearly ended up being given away. Tom Brady made history on Sunday night after his 600th touchdown — becoming the first-ever quarterback to achieve this milestone. There was just one problem: his teammate then gave the ball to a fan, blissfully unaware that the memorabilia could one day be worth an estimated $900,000. 4:07 1,000 People Own 3 MILLION Bitcoin, Report Reveals New research reinforces the fact that — for the most part — a small number of individuals own a large chunk of the crypto in circulation. It's a similar picture when it comes to mining. Bitcoin has long been presented as an asset that democratizes finance and serves as an antidote to Wall Street. According to the National Bureau of Economic Research, 10,000 people own about a third of the Bitcoin that has been mined. 4:48 Mastercard's Crypto Plans Help Bakkt Shares Surge Newly public Bakkt saw its week-old stock’s price triple after news of an agreement to provide cryptocurrency-based loyalty program services to consumers. Cryptocurrency services firm Bakkt saw its share price triple on Monday after announcing a partnership with Mastercard. 5:27 Nigeria Launches Africa’s First Digital Currency The eNaira may help Nigeria repair its badly damaged remittance system. Africa’s largest country has launched the continent’s first central bank digital currency. 🔔 Subscribe to not miss tomorrow's crypto news alerts! 🔵 Coin Market Cap is the world's most-referenced price-tracking website for cryptoassets in the rapidly growing cryptocurrency space. Its mission is to make crypto accessible all around the world through data and content. Founded by Brandon Chez in May 2013, CoinMarketCap or CMC has quickly grown to become the most trusted source by users, institutions, and media for comparing thousands of crypto assets and is commonly cited by CNBC, Bloomberg, and other major news outlets. 📲 Download our app! IOS : Android : 🤝 Join CoinMarketCap! Follow CoinMarketCap on social! 📩 Subscribe to our Newsletter!
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