Cryptocurrency exchange platform Coinbase on Monday announced that Shopify’s CEO Tobias Lütke is joining Coinbase’s board of directors. Lütke’s appointment comes as Shopify embraces cryptocurrency. Shopify currently partners with Coinbase to let merchants accept cryptocurrency in their checkouts. Lütke will advise Coinbase’s execs as the company develops new products and expands to other...
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It’s day 43 in the Elon Musk–Twitter saga—and things are getting even weirder. Today we witnessed the bizarre spectacle of Elon Musk tweeting a poop emoji at Parag Agrawal after the Twitter CEO tried to clarify the company’s procedures for keeping spam bots at bay. A short time later, Bloomberg reported that Musk had told a private conference in Miami a viable deal for Twitter at a lower price...
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