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A look back at social media growth of crypto trends

January 27, 2022, 5:59PM EST • 6 min read Quick Take The Block Research reviews social media metrics for the three biggest hype cycles of 2021 We researched Twitter, Reddit, and Wikipedia to assess the degree of engagement around major Layer-1 blockchains, NFTs, and meme coins Join The Block Research for exclusive research like this Gain access to this research piece and 100s of others, including ecosystem maps, company profiles, and topics spanning DeFi, CBDCs, banking and markets. Together with …

Tesla appears to be testing a payment option for Dogecoin

Electric carmaker Tesla is testing a previously teased Dogecoin (DOGE) payment option, according to its website’s source code. The DOGE payment option was added for testing around three days ago, a software engineer who goes by “Tree of Alpha” on Twitter told The Block. The engineer analyzed Tesla’s source code in the backend and said that the company is “definitely” testing that option. “Most of the code is already present in the latest Javascript files Tesla uses for processing payments, …