Musk floats idea of Tesla accepting Doge by Twitter followers

Tuesday, 11. May 2021 10:28

Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk polled his Twitter followers on Tuesday, asking whether the company should accept payments in Dogecoin.

Musk's SpaceX confirmed a day earlier that the cryptocurrency will be accepted as payment for funding of its DOGE-1 satellite to the Moon.

Following the announcement, Dogecoin soared 11.45%, to sell for $0.53189 at 4:19 am ET. Shares of Tesla dropped 4.3% in the premarket.

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