The addition of Ethereum support follows on from the September introduction of Bitcoin tipping, which uses payment services such as Cash App, Venmo and Strike to leverage the ‘Lightning Network‘ and facilitate faster payments.
Have you set up Tips on your profile yet so it's easy for people to show their support?
Yes: Cool, we’ve added Paga, Barter by Flutterwave, Paytm, and the option to add your Ethereum address.
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Ethereum support was teased in November last year following the surprise resignation of former CEO Jack Dorsey, who moved onto the now crypto-focused payments platform formerly known as Square – ‘Block‘.
The addition of Ethereum support now marks the social media giant’s latest foray into the Ethereum ecosystem, which includes the debut of hexagonal NFT profile pictures last month for its NFT-crazed community via its ‘Twitter Blue’ subscription model.
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