Category: dogecoin

Elon Musk Sends Dogecoin 8 Percent Higher on Support for Cryptocurrency

Dogecoin prices surged about 8 percent on Tuesday after billionaire CEO Elon Musk reiterated his support for cryptocurrency Dogecoin in a recent interview. Speaking with Bloomberg News Editor-in-Chief John Micklethwait at this year’s Qatar Economic Forum in Doha, Musk explained his reasoning behind his public endorsement of the digital currency. “I intend to personally support…


Elon Musk Hit With $258 Billion Lawsuit Over Alleged Dogecoin Pyramid Scheme

A Dogecoin investor sued Elon Musk in a class-action lawsuit for $258 billion on June 17 for allegedly running a pyramid scheme to support the cryptocurrency. The plaintiff, Keith Johnson, accused the billionaire CEO of Tesla Inc and SpaceX in a complaint filed in U.S. District Court in Manhattan of using “his pedestal as World’s Richest man…


No, Australian Commonwealth Bank Isn’t Tying With Any Exchange For Trading of Bitcoin or Any Crypto

Australian Commonwealth Bank warned of a fake news article circulating on Meta Platforms, Inc’s Facebook and other social media platforms. The article alleges that the multinational bank has partnered with a trading platform in order to encourage people to invest in cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Dogecoin. The country’s top lender further added that it has reported the…


Dogecoin to Use SpaceX’s Starlink for Offline Transactions

Dogecoin developers will roll out offline DOGE transactions using radio technology combined with SpaceX’s Starlink satellite network. What Happened: In an April 11 blog post from the Dogecoin Foundation, developers Timothy Stebbing and Michi Lumin outlined how “RadioDoge” could enable DOGE transactions for people without internet access. “RadioDoge focuses on using cheap and reliable Radio technology (HF/LoRaWAN) combined with the global Starlink satellite network to enable…


Fraud Alert: This Doge-Named Crypto Is a Honeypot Scam

Blockchain security firm PeckShield on Sunday warned that DogeMother, one of the many Dogecoin offshoots, is actually a scam. DogeMother, which has a total supply of 1,000,000 tokens, was once touted as “the most caring” new coin that was “unruggable.” On its official website, it misleadingly claimed that one would be able to buy his or…


10 Companies That Now Accept Shiba Inu and Dogecoin as Payment

It’s becoming relatively more common to encounter businesses accepting Bitcoin or Ethereum for payments. Now memecoins such as Dogecoin and Shiba Inu are being welcomed by businesses. Far from being low-risk companies or smaller businesses, some of the world’s most profitable sectors are showing their love for the emerging trend. IZEA Worldwide Inc., a provider of influencer marketing technology, data and services for brands,…


Dogecoin Surges After Elon Musk Urges McDonald’s to Accept It as Payment

The price of Dogecoin rose on Tuesday after Elon Musk urged McDonald’s to start accepting the cryptocurrency as a form of payment, stating that he would “eat a happy meal” if the fast food restaurant company does so. “I will eat a happy meal on tv if Mcdonald’s accepts Dogecoin,” the chief executive of Tesla wrote on Twitter on…


Dogecoin Co-Creator Billy Markus on the Negatives of Cryptocurrency, NFTs, and Elon Musk

Dogecoin co-creator Billy Markus recently joined Benzinga’s “Moon or Bust” to share his story of creating Dogecoin, how he’s involved today and what he thinks of Elon Musk. Early Days Markus got into cryptocurrency due to Bitcoin but quickly pivoted to other easier-to-mine coins like Litecoin and Litecoin clones. He said it took a long time to mine a…


Elon Musk Says Tesla Accepting Dogecoin Payments for Some Merchandise, Cryptocurrency Surges

Elon Musk has announced that Tesla is accepting payment for some merchandise with Dogecoin, sending the meme-based cryptocurrency surging and marking a return for the electric-vehicle maker to accept digital currencies for some purchases. The Tesla chief executive wrote on Twitter on Jan. 14, “Tesla merch buyable with Dogecoin” but did not provide further details as to…


Market Analyst Says Shiba Inu and Dogecoin Unlikely to Rally in 2022, Only Elon Musk Tweets Can Pump the Cryptos

During an end-of-year interview, senior currency strategist at Forex analysis site DailyFX Christopher Vecchio said that he would be very surprised if Shiba Inu or Dogecoin have a good 2022. Adding that he believes that only Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk would be able to save these coins. “Ultimately, I do think there’s a little bit of a sentiment…