• ‘SNL' is having a post-Trump renaissance, despite what you may have heard

    1 month ago - By Fast Company

    Elon Musk aside, the spotlight on ‘SNL' has dimmed since the election. You're missing a show firing on almost all cylinders.
    During a chaotic few weeks that saw an Afghanistan troop-withdrawal order, a Republican intra-party cancel-culture fiasco , major shifts in CDC guidelines on COVID-19, and a horrendous tipping point in the Gaza Strip conflict, one of the most enduring conversation topics was. .. Elon Musk's episode of Saturday Night Live.
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  • Bitcoin adoption was picking up pace. Elon Musk slamming its 'insane' energy use may have stopped that

    Bitcoin adoption was picking up pace. Elon Musk slamming its 'insane' energy use may have stopped that

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement When Elon Musk's Tesla announced it had bought $1.5 billion of bitcoin and intended to start accepting it as payment in February, the cryptocurrency shot up and speculation abounded that other companies would soon follow suit.
    But Musk stunned cryptocurrency fans on Wednesday when he announced that Tesla would stop accepting bitcoin due to fears that its "insane" energy use is hurting the planet. Bitcoin tumbled as much as 15% on Wednesday before recovering somewhat and was around 22% below its record high on Friday.
    The idea that big companies - from Jack Dorsey's...
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  • Bitcoin adoption was picking up pace. Elon Musk slamming its 'insane' energy use may have stopped that

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Elon Musk's U-turn was a bombshell for the crypto world.
    Ringo H.W. Chiu/Associated Press
    Elon Musk's U-turn on accepting bitcoin as payment due to energy concerns rocked the crypto world.
    It could also halt the adoption of bitcoin by companies, who are increasingly climate-conscious.
    Yet enthusiasts argue that Musk remains committed and that cryptocurrencies will bounce back.
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    When Elon Musk's Tesla announced it had bought $1.5 billion of bitcoin and intended to start accepting it as payment in February, the...
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