Musk has mentioned the Twitter handle of Pranay Pathole, a 23-year-old engineer, more than 400 times since 2018.
Two lesser-known coins, TerraUSD and its sister currency Luna, collapsed, reminding some of the 2008 financial crash.
Musk's tweeted that the deal was on hold until he could verify the number of spambots and fake accounts on Twitter really were less than 5%.
The announcement marks a new phase for the world’s most frustrating social media company.
The Sam Altman–founded company Worldcoin says it aims to alleviate global poverty, but so far it has angered the very people it claims to be helping.
“Nobody's ever crowdfunded or crowdsourced cyber defense before. So we're in uncharted territory.”
Bitcoin miners keep picking up their operations and moving to more lucrative destinations. Now, their sights are trained on the US.
In a wild twist, Facebook demanded that its data center be designated a project of “national importance.”
The director’s lavish vision proved too much for Hollywood studios, but an ether-backed collective has vowed to bring it into public view at last.