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Strike’s Jack Mallers sets the record straight as Fox makes

Jack Mallers, the CEO of Bitcoin wallet firm Strike, worked with the El Salvadorian government as an advisor on Bitcoin infrastructure. This entailed living in the country for three months to decide policy on solving “spillover” of monetary expansion and inflation of the dollar and how to deal with financial inclusion in a country where […]Read More

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Jack Dorsey’s Square has ‘no plans’ to purchase more Bitcoin

Digital payments company Square, led by Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, decided to hit the brakes—at least for the time being—on Bitcoin (BTC) purchases after losing $20 million on its previous crypto investments, the firm’s CFO Amrita Ahuja told Financial News yesterday. “We don’t have any plans at this point to make further [Bitcoin] purchases. There […]Read More

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Jack Dorsey and Jay-Z to collaborate on Bitcoin development fund

Twitter boss Jack Dorsey and rapper Shawn Carter, also known as Jay-Z, are funding a Bitcoin trust. Both will pool together 500 BTC, approximately $24 million, to make this happen. ₿trust will operate as a blind irrevocable trust and will focus on Bitcoin development initially in Africa and India. Dorsey has opened applications for three […]Read More

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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Has Set up His Own Bitcoin

Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey is further supporting bitcoin with the launch of his own “node” – software that helps validate transactions and blocks on the network. On Friday, Dorsey shared an image on Twitter showing the node in the action of synchronizing with the bitcoin blockchain. He said simply, “Running #bitcoin.” The node […]Read More

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Jack Dorsey defends his ban of Donald Trump and advocates

The Twitter founder is a known Bitcoin advocate. But a recent action saw his platform getting embroiled in controversy. Why ban Trump? Twitter founder Jack Dorsey took to his platform this morning to explain banning the account of incumbent US President Donald Trump, a move that sparked controversy. I do not celebrate or feel pride […]Read More

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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey extends Bitcoin emoji until the year

Jack Dorsey, the CEO of Twitter, officially confirmed on Twitter that the platform has extended the Bitcoin emoji until the year 3000, which is 979 years from now. We have a while https://t.co/SFYVeCDfs7 — jack (@jack) January 4, 2021 Jane Manchun Wong, an analyst, said: “There’s a hashflag for #Bitcoin and #BTC that lasts until […]Read More