Twitter Coin Coming? Leak Emerges; Sayonara DOGE, BTC?

Rumors are flowing on Twitter in the last couple of hours that Elon Musk might quickly release his own cryptocurrency, a Twitter Coin. What this suggests for Dogecoin (DOGE) or perhaps Bitcoin (BTC) appears uncertain at the minute.

Blogger and Twitter user Jane Manchun Wong posted a screenshot of the expected logo design of the Twitter Coin. However, Wong’s tweet was set to “private” a couple of minutes after it was released.

Nevertheless, some users handled to take a screenshot of the tweet. Apparently, Elon Musk has actually currently established a Twitter coin logo design.

Twitter Coin logo design. Source: Twitter

Wong likewise exposed in another tweet that the Elon Musk-led business may execute crypto suggestions and payments in the foreseeable future. A leakage of the Twitter API reveals a “Coins” area in the concealed “Tips” settings.

Twitter API
Twitter suggestion area for Bitcoin and Dogecoin? Source: Twitter

Nima Owji likewise dripped the summary listed below for a future money making design on Twitter. On the screenshot we can see how the Twitter Coin is utilized for suggestions.

Twitter monetization
Twitter money making. Source: Twitter

What Does A Twitter Coin Mean for Dogecoin And Bitcoin?

The crypto neighborhood is presently hypothesizing what the supposed discovery might imply for Musk’s preferred coin, Dogecoin (DOGE) however likewise Bitcoin. At initially glimpse, an exclusive coin from Twitter is bad for DOGE and likewise BTC, as it would get rid of the requirement to incorporate both cryptocurrencies.

However, the leakage of the API might show that Musk is not simply concentrating on one cryptocurrency, however several. DOGE and Bitcoin might therefore be complementary to the Twitter Coin. Thus, the crypto market as a whole might gain from a crypto wallet combination from Twitter.

Elon Musk had actually shared as just recently as Nov. 27 his objective for digital payments to be incorporated into what he calls Twitter 2.0 – “The Everything App.”

Although Musk did not discuss Dogecoin in his tweet, the DOGE cost increased. The neighborhood obviously hypothesized that DOGE became part of Musk’s crypto prepare for Twitter.

Moreover, reports about Twitter’s crypto wallet strategies appeared currently back in October after Wong hypothesized in an Oct. 27 tweet that the business had actually currently started deal with a wallet model.

Does Musk Have Lightning Network On His Radar?

Jack Mallers, CEO of Strike, commented a couple of days ago that Twitter might be ended up being a payment app by embracing Bitcoin.

Mallers stated that by embracing the Lightning Network, Twitter can be a payments organization and has the “opportunity to build payment experiences which traditional Twitter can’t.”

“Because they cannot get into the business of debt and all the regulatory and fixed costs. Chase has that business on lock and now that is not a requirement anymore,” Maller continued.

At press time, the DOGE cost at first responded with a sharp rise of more than 7.5%. However, perhaps due to the uncertainty of the report, there was a retrace, with DOGE now trading at $0.1064.

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DOGE cost, 4-hour chart. Source: TradigView

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