Mastercard To Support Select Cryptocurrencies “Directly” Within 2021 – February 11

πŸ“ˆ 30 Second Cryptocurrency Price Summary

Current Bitcoin Price:Β $45,537

Bitcoin price continues to consolidate between $44,000 and $46,000 today, as price cools off from its recent Tesla-fueled rally.

Top-20 altcoins have also slowed down, as Ethereum falls 1% and XRP falls 2%, however Cardano continues to climb with an 11% rise.

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πŸ‘‰ Mastercard To Support Select Cryptocurrencies “Directly” Within 2021

Mastercard has stated that the company will support select cryptocurrencies “directly on their network” later this year.

It was not revealed which cryptocurrencies will be supported, however it appears that certain stablecoins will be the first to be implemented.

πŸ‘‰ Microsoft Launches NFT-Compatible Game For Minecraft via Enjin

Microsoft has incorporated non-fungible tokens (NFTs) into its new browser game, which is linked to Minecraft – one of the world’s most popular games.

NFTs obtained within the game can be used to unlock new quests in the MyMetaverse Minecraft server, and spawn Microsoft Azure heroes using the EnjinCraft plugin.

πŸ‘‰ Elon Musk Buys Dogecoin For 9 Month Old Son

Tesla founder and CEO Elon Musk tweeted today that he has purchased Dogecoin (DOGE) on behalf of his 9-month-old son.

Musk has been credited with much of the recent Dogecoin rallies, which also appeared to have been fueled by the r/wallstreetbets subreddit.