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Bitcoin

Bitcoin

BTC

$43,036.37
-3.70%
Global Average
BTC/USD
$40,921.13
$45,114.91
Rank
1
Market Cap
$809.69B
Circulating Supply
18.825MM BTC
Volume (1D)
$41.97B

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Jason Hamlin, Ecosystem Insights

Twitter users on Apple’s iOS will now be able to connect third-party tipping services to their profile on the social media site. That will include the ability to link both Bitcoin addresses and Lightning Network addresses. Tipping, including with bitcoin, will be live on iOS immediately. The tipping feature will rely entirely on third-party payments services like Jack Mallers’ Strike app. $BTC Read More: www.coindesk.com/tech/2021/09/23/twitter-to-add-bitcoin-lightning-tips-nft-authentication/

Twitter to Add Bitcoin Lightning Tips, NFT Authentication — CoinDesk
Tipping, including with bitcoin, will be live on iOS immediately.
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Panama has introduced a bill to make the country “compatible with the digital economy, blockchain, crypto assets and the internet.” The text proposes that individuals in Panama or legal entities established in the country may freely agree to use cryptocurrency as a means of payment for any civil or commercial operation not prohibited by the legal system. The project also proposes that taxes, fees and other tax obligations may be paid using cryptocurrency. $BTC www.coindesk.com/policy/2021/09/07/panamanian-congressman-presents-bill-to-regulate-crypto/

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El Salvador on Tuesday became the first country to adopt Bitcoin as legal tender, allowing the cryptocurrency to be used in any transaction, from buying a cup of coffee to paying taxes. $BTC www.nytimes.com/2021/09/07/world/americas/el-salvador-bitcoin.html

In Global First, El Salvador Adopts Bitcoin as Currency - The New York Times
President Nayib Bukele has promoted the cryptocurrency as a path to financial freedom, but economic experts and many Salvadorans worry the move brings great risks.
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El Salvador president Nayib Bukele confirmed Monday that his government has purchased its first 200 Bitcoin (BTC) ahead of the Sept. 7 rollout of a new law set to make the cryptocurrency legal tender. $BTC Read More: cointelegraph.com/news/el-salvador-purchases-first-200-btc-president-bukele-confirms

El Salvador purchases first 200 BTC, President Bukele confirms
Bitcoin is set to become legal tender in El Salvador on Tuesday, September 7.
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Morgan Stanley has purchased more than one million Grayscale Bitcoin Trust shares, according to an SEC filing. The bank holds indirect exposure to Bitcoin across more than 30 portfolios. The latest update marks a significant uptick in the bank’s Bitcoin exposure from June. $BTC cryptobriefing.com/morgan-stanley-owns-more-than-million-grayscale-bitcoin-shares/

Morgan Stanley Owns Over One Million Grayscale Bitcoin Shares | Crypto Briefing
The world's third-largest asset manager, Morgan Stanley, has purchased over one million Grayscale Bitcoin Trust shares.
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MicroStrategy (NASDAQ: MSTR) has added another 3,907 bitcoins to its vast trove of the original cryptocurrency. In total, the firm holds 108,992 BTC. $BTC www.coindesk.com/saylors-microstrategy-buys-another-177m-of-bitcoin

Saylor's MicroStrategy Buys Another $177M of Bitcoin - CoinDesk
MicroStrategy spent about $177 million on its latest BTC purchase, at an average price of approximately $45,294 per coin.
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Substack, an online content platform through which writers can make money from subscriptions, has integrated bitcoin as a payment option. $BTC Read More: www.theblockcrypto.com/linked/115377/substack-begins-accepting-bitcoin-payments

A16Z-backed content platform Substack begins accepting bitcoin payments
Content platform Substack has integrated bitcoin as a payment option for "a select group of crypto-focused publications."
theblockcrypto.com