Bitcoin and cryptocurrency has struggled to find its place in the developed world— where payments are easy, corruption is (relatively) low and infrastructure is in place.
The bitcoin price has, however, climbed this year, largely due to interest in bitcoin and crypto from technology giants including Jack Dorsey’s social network Twitter and iPhone-maker Apple.
Now, Dorsey, the chief executive of both payments company Square and Twitter, has set his sights for the “future” of bitcoin and technology on Africa and its more than 1.2 billion people.
Twitter’s Jack Dorsey has previously declared his love for bitcoin and has said he thinks it could … [+] be the first currency of the internet.
Bitcoin’s epic 2017 bull run was at least partly inspired by interest in bitcoin, cryptocurrency and blockchain from the world’s biggest banks and financial institutions.
This year it was the turn of tech companies to boost bitcoin.
Курс bitcoin продолжает снижаться.
Следом за самой капитализированной криптовалютой другие проекты из топ-10 рейтинга ресурса CoinMarketCap также демонстрируют негативную динамику. На фоне падения цен, участники криптосообщества дали прогнозы дальнейшего движения рынка цифровых активов.
По мнению популярного трейдера и аналитика Тони Вейса, впереди bitcoin ждет снижение до уровня $4500. Специалист напомнил читателям своего микроблога о том, что данный прогноз был представлен им во время проведения конференции Consensus 2019. Текущее положение рынка цифровых активов, как он считает, подтверждает корректность его предположения.
6 Months ago at #Consensus2019, @cryptomanran & I bet on #Bitcoin pulling back to $4,500. Price of $BTC was about the same but trending up, now it’s trending down.
Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey is an advocate of digital currency bitcoin. But he also says it is not ready to be a currency.
“It’s not functional as a currency.
Jack Dorsey, the CEO of both Twitter and payment processor Square, is looking for a designer to help reinvigorate Bitcoin’s image and help shape how the popular cryptocurrency will be brought into the mainstream.
Bitcoin, as a decentralized entity, has no HQ, no CEO, and no marketing team. With this in mind, it is impressive how its name, brand, and usage has spread across the globe based solely on its form and function.
An advert, posted on Square’s Medium page, is calling a “designer to help shape the future of how Bitcoin will be brought into the mainstream,” according to the job placement. This was tweeted out by Robert Andersen, founding designer of Square and the Cash App, and then retweeted by Dorsey, who added: “design bitcoin!” The Twitter CEO has been an outspoken fan of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin for a while now, as BeInCrypto previously reported.
Chief Executive Jack Dorsey, a longtime bitcoin advocate, is making a fresh bet on cryptocurrency.
Mr. Dorsey is one of several investors backing CoinList Inc., a two-year-old venture that helps startups raise money through token sales. CoinList has raised $10 million in a new round of funding, with Mr.
Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey is pouring some of his money into token-sale management platform CoinList. | Source: AP Photo/Francois Mori
The funding round raised $10 million for the crypto startup specializing in token sales.
The move comes months Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey launched Square Crypto.
The startup could turn out to be a competitor to Cash app.
Months after announcing a Bitcoin-focused initiative by the Square financial services firm (Square Crypto), Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey is doubling down in the space by investing in token sales management platform CoinList.