Cryptocurrencies,  Innovators,  Media,  People

    DJ 3LAU music festival with Big Sean, Zedd, and Matt & Kim makes a big bet on crypto

    OMF’s crypto-only presale sells out in just 30 minutes

    It’s summer, which means I spend most of my weekends traveling from one group of pretty people to the next. I’m the DJ who NPR has called “the commissioner of the Song of the Summer” and I stay busy. Whether they’re in LA, the Hamptons, or up in Saratoga Springs (come by this coming Saturday!). I play a song and then before it’s over I play another. People shake their butts. This is what I do. I love music. But I pretty much never go to festivals that I’m not playing. There’s something about concerts that is just so uncool. It’s not cool to give a ticket scalper money that…

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    You’ll be able to buy NBA tickets with bitcoin next season

    Any team you want, as long as that team is the Dallas Mavericks

    Serial entrepreneur and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban tickled the crypto community at a time when many could use a laugh: on Monday night, Cuban revealed that Mavericks fans will be able to buy their tickets with bitcoin starting next season, October of this year. It’s hard to say how premeditated this decision is when word is coming via Cuban’s Twitter account. A pseudonymous crypto-trader persona named Batman Cash asked the A-list reality TV and business star,  “Mark, when will I be able to purchase Mavs tickets with bitcoin?” Cuban’s response was quickly to the point: “Next season.” He clarified things in a later comment to CoinDesk: “We will be…