Kyle Young has been eating pizza "the wrong way" for 99 days in an attempt to get a free Tesla, and a somehow-verified fake Elon Musk account had been playing along.
According to the mother, her son accidentally purchased the full self-drive package for their car via the Tesla app. She says she didn't notice the purchase until it appeared on her bank statement.
A survey conducted by Voyager Digital, a Jersey City, New Jersey-based provider of crypto brokerage services, found that 81% were more confident of the future of cryptocurrencies and 87% planned to increase their holdings.
The price of bitcoin rose about 5 percent to nearly $37,360 about half an hour after Musk's remarks.
The FBI and tax authorities are both investigating the leak, which a White House spokesperson described as "illegal". The list also includes George Soros, Michael Bloomberg and more.
"Two of the wealthiest people in this country, Mr. Elon Musk and Mr. Bezos, [are] deciding that they are going to take control over our space industry," Sanders said in the Senate floor speech.
Elon Musk's recent comments about Bitcoin undercut the efforts of investors to establish it as an asset class, and could erode Musk's standing as leader of his two major companies, Tesla and SpaceX.
The hacking group posted a video message for the billionaire after he posted a cryptic tweet about Bitcoin that prompted the cryptocurrency to tumble in value.
The value of the new cryptocurrency surged after the Tesla CEO tweeted: "Canada, USA, Mexico."
The Tesla and SpaceX CEO caused a stir after posting heartbreak memes about the famous cryptocurrency.
The obscure cryptocurrency token rose in price just after the SpaceX CEO posted an unrelated tweet about the viral video on Tuesday.
The "Genesis" singer shared her thoughts in a TikTok video which left social media users baffled by her claims that artificial intelligence could be used to achieve communism.
Males outnumber females about 86% to 14% in the crypto market, while millennials, ages 25 to 35, make up 41.5% of Bitcoin investors. Meanwhile, Elon Musk keeps tweeting, and the SEC is taking notice.
The upcoming Bitcoin 2021 conference in Miami may host upwards of 50,000 people—though tickets aren't cheap.
People in some parts of the U.S. saw a trail of lights after SpaceX made its hundredth successful flight of a Falcon 9 rocket, taking a batch of 60 satellites to orbit.
On the strength of two recent tweets from Elon Musk, Bitcoin Armageddon has been avoided—at least for now. And Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell has predicted that any increase in inflation above the Fred's 2% target will be "transitory."
The Tesla and SpaceX CEO's tweet followed a period of significant decline for the cryptocurrency market over the past week or so.
The Tesla and SpaceX CEO said he chose Dogecoin over other cryptocurrency tokens because it "has dogs and memes."
Musk has also claimed the car, when upgraded to the SpaceX package, will reach zero to 60 miles per hour in 1.1 seconds and potentially not be for use by people with medical conditions.
Two events caused the drop in Bitcoin value: Elon Musk said Tesla would no longer accept Bitcoin as payment for its electric cars and the People's Bank of China restated its ban on the use of cryptos for any type of payment.
The crash occurred while officers in a Road Ranger truck were clearing debris from a previous incident off of the road.
Bitcoin continued its five-day retreat Wednesday, losing about 34% in May and tumbling below $40,000 in what could be the worst month since November 2018.
The bank said people are souring on cryptocurrency.
Musk, the CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, is considered an influential figure in the world of cryptocurrency.
Henrik Fisker, CEO of the Los Angeles-based company, said he will not invest in Bitcoin or accept the cryptocurrency as payment. He didn't rule out future use of a cryptocurrency, but told CNBC that Bitcoin isn't a "sustainable solution."
Burry rose to prominence after predicting the 2007-2008 housing market crash, and created a way to bet against—or short—the housing market.