Market Wrap: Bitcoin Climbs as Elon Musk Tames Shorts

Bitcoin and other cryptos rallied as Musk boosted bullish sentiment during The B Word conference.

Markets  ·  21 July 2021

Elon Musk Says SpaceX Holds Bitcoin at ‘B Word’ Conference

The tech entrepreneur and provocateur said he personally owns bitcoin, ether and, naturally, dogecoin.

Markets  ·  21 July 2021

SpaceChain to Deploy Commercial Blockchain Tech With SpaceX Launches in June

The blockchain infrastructure provider said having an Ethereum node in space brings physical security when transacting in crypto assets.

Business  ·  25 May 2021

Opium, UMA to Launch Decentralized Insurance for SpaceX Flights

Opium is to offer a DeFi derivatives contract allowing users to hedge against the risk of a failed SpaceX launch.

Business  ·  24 May 2021

Musk’s SpaceX Accepts Dogecoin as Payment for Sending a Satellite to the Moon

The DOGE-1 Mission to the Moon will launch aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket in Q1 2022.

News  ·  9 May 2021

What Fintech Can Learn From Elon Musk and SpaceX

A decade ago, few people believed Elon Musk could pull off a manned space launch, just as skepticism surrounds fintech and crypto today. What can the financial industry learn from SpaceX, asks ConsenSys' Lex Sokolin.

Tech  ·  8 June 2020