A fake press release from wire service PR Newswire said Friday that Kroger planned to accept cryptocurrency payments in bitcoin cash. The retailer said in a statement to The Information that the “communication was fraudulent and is unfounded and should be disregarded.” The hoax caused a brief spike in price for bitcoin cash, which is a spinoff of bitcoin. The digital currency’s price rose 5%...
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Anthony Noto has long had a knack for grabbing attention. When he was a top executive at Twitter, Noto struck a deal with the NFL to air Thursday night games, thrusting the social media service into the streaming market, to the surprise of even many Twitter employees, according to people who worked there at the time. More recently, SoFi Technologies, the financial services company Noto leads as...
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