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How Elon Musk Could Put More Crypto Into Twitter

  • Takeover opens up possibilities for blockchain, other features
  • Tesla CEO Musk has sent mixed signals concerning crypto
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Musk Closes Deal to Take Twitter Private for $44 Billion

After months of dramatic back-and-forth, Elon Musk has taken control of Twitter Inc., igniting emotions ranging from hope to anxiety among users who are bracing themselves for how the billionaire will put his stamp on the social-media platform. Crypto Twitter is no exception.

Digital-asset enthusiasts have long congregated on Twitter, where they’ve changed their profile pictures to images of themselves with “laser eyes” as a signal of their crypto support, posted irreverent memes about rising (and then falling) coin prices and re-tweeted threads from their favorite founders.