US national figure skating body adopts cryptocurrency donations

The United States national governing body for the sport of figure skating, U.S. Figure Skating, is the latest organization in the country to enable donations in cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin (BTC). The association has partnered with the enterprise-level donation platform Engiven in order to start accepting donations and gifts in cryptocurrency, U.S. Figure Skating announced on … Read more

Tesla holding Bitcoin worth $2 billion

Tesla filed an annual report with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Friday. “We continue adapting our investment strategy to meet our liquidity and risk objectives, such as investing in U.S. government and other marketable securities, digital assets and providing product-related financing,” the company wrote, adding: The fair market value of our bitcoin holdings … Read more

Tesla’s latest financial statement 

Elon Musk’s electric car company, Tesla, did not sell any bitcoin in the fourth quarter, according to the company’s latest financial statement. Tesla is holding bitcoin worth $1.26 billion. The company still has not resumed accepting bitcoin payments but now accepts the meme cryptocurrency dogecoin (DOGE) for some merchandise. Tesla released its Q4 and FY2021 … Read more

DOGE is slowly eating into Bitcoin’s payments space

Altcoins and stablecoins have downsized Bitcoin’s dominance as a means for paying for goods and services online by 27%. This is according to a new report released by Bloomberg, citing data from BitPay. According to BitPay, Ether accounted for 15% of all global payments at merchant stores while stablecoins accounted for 13%. Dogecoin, Shiba Inu, … Read more