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Mar 29 2021

Mark Cuban Creating NFT Digital Art Gallery

The recent rush in the non-fungible token (NFT) space continues to grow as Mark Cuban, an American billionaire entrepreneur and owner of the NBA’s Dallas Mavericks, announced he is launching a new digital gallery to display NFTs. According to the report, Mark Cuban noted that the new gallery for digital art and...

Mar 26 2021

Tesla Is a HODLer

PLUS: What you need to know about $COIN The SEC received a bitcoin ETF application from Fidelity this week, marking the sixth such filing within the U.S. For a brief second, it also seemed Goldman Sachs filed too, but, as it was later clarified, Goldman only...

Mar 22 2021

Jack Dorsey’s Tokenized Tweet Has Sold for $2.9 Million

Mar 22 2021 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  business ethereum jack dorsey

Twitter founder and CEO Jack Dorsey has sold his first-ever tweet as a NFT, according to the website on which it was auctioned. Tweet Sold Via Valuables The auction for the token began on Dec. 15, 2020, when Dorsey turned his first tweet into an Ethereum-based non-fungible token via a service called Valuables, operated by crypto firm Cent....

Mar 17 2021

Cash App Users Can Send and Receive Bitcoin Within the App for Free

In brief: Users of Cash App can now send and receive Bitcoin to other users within the app without incurring transaction fees This means that they can send Bitcoin in a manner similar to sending fiat Such a move by Cash App is bound to increase the use and adoption of Bitcoin Retail investors bought more Bitcoin than institutions this quarter through Paypal...

Mar 10 2021

Jack Dorsey To End Ethereum NFT Auction of His 1st Tweet on March 21st

In brief: Twitter CEO, Jack Dorsey will end the NFT auction of his first tweet on the 21st of March He will immediately convert all proceeds to Bitcoin and Donate to GiveDirectly.org Justin Sun has been outbid for the NFT by the CEO of Bridge Oracle, Hakan Estavi Mr. Estavi has bid $2.5M and offered to increase his bid for the NFT for...

Mar 09 2021

Jack Dorsey Auctions NFT of First-Ever Tweet

Mar 09 2021 Published at Altcoin Buzz under tags  jack dorsey nft spotlight twitter valuables

In a stunning move, Twitter founder and CEO Jack Dorsey has put up his first- ever tweet posted on the social media platform for sale after minting the tweet on blockchain. On Friday, Jack Dorsey noted that an individual could publicly bid on Valuables, a non-fungible token (NFT) platform, to own the minted version of his first-ever tweet. The announcement has...

Mar 06 2021

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Receives $500,000 Bid for NFT Tweet

Mar 06 2021 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  jack dorsey nfts people twitter

Jack Dorsey, the founder and CEO of Twitter, has started accepting bids on an NFT of the platform's first-ever tweet. Celebrities Flocking to NFTs Tron founder...

Tron’s Justin Sun Bids $0.5M For NFT of Jack Dorsey’s First Tweet

In brief: Tron's founder, Justin Sun, has bid half a million USD for Jack Dorsey's first Tweet on the Valuables NFT market Jack Dorsey listed the tweet for sale earlier today The Ethereum based Valuable NFT marketplace allows users to buy and sell tweets autographed by their original creators The founder and CEO of Tron, Justin Sun, has just bid half a million...

Feb 24 2021

Jack Dorsey’s Square Buys $170 Million More Bitcoin

Feb 24 2021 Published at Altcoin Buzz under tags  bitcoin finance and funding jack dorsey

The entire crypto space has largely been in the red zone for the past couple of days. With Bitcoin recording a whooping $10,000 drop in a day. Despite the current crypto bloodbath, Square has purchased an additional $170 million worth of bitcoin to its BTC portfolio. Amounting to 3,318 bitcoins, each BTC was purchased at $51,235. The payment platform made this announcement on...

Microstrategy Bought the Bitcoin Dip, Adding 19,452 BTC at $52.7k Each

In brief: Microstrategy has announced the purchase of 19,452 BTC for a total of $1.026 Billion The company bought the Bitcoins at an average of $52,765 per BTC Microstrategy now holds 90,531 Bitcoins at an average entry of $23,985 per Bitcoin Square had earlier announced its purchase of 19,452 BTC for $170 Million The CEO of Microstrategy, Michael Saylor, has announced that the...

Jack Dorsey Doubles Down on Bitcoin With $170 Million Investment

Feb 24 2021 Published at Blockonomi under tags  bitcoin jack dorsey square twitter

Jack Dorsey donated 1 BTC to Bitcoin research and development center Brink as Square, the financial company he founded and directs, invest $170 million in Bitcoin. The social media company he directs made the news recently when its CFO, Ned Segal, stated that Twitter had been considering allowing its employees to ask to be paid [...] The post Jack Dorsey Doubles Down on...

Feb 23 2021

Square Inc. (NYSE: SQ) Buys $170 Million Worth of Bitcoin

The payments firm is believed to have paid approximately $51,000 per bitcoin

Feb 12 2021

Why Jay-Z’s Bitcoin Trust Matters

Feb 12 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  breakdown jack dorsey jay-z podcasts

Hip-hop mogul Sean Carter and Jack Dorsey are putting 500 BTC in a blind trust.

Jack Dorsey, Jay-Z Launch Bitcoin Development Endowment

Earlier today, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey announced a partnership with hip-hop mogul and billionaire Sean Carter, aka Jay-Z, to create a Bitcoin development endowment focused initially on teams in India and Africa. ...

Jack Dorsey, Jay-Z Launch Bitcoin Development Endowment

The Twitter CEO and hip-hop mogul are fueling the endowment, called ₿trust, with 500 BTC and it’s currently seeking three board members.If bitcoin is the next and final global money, then by definition (and by...

Jack Dorsey, Jay-Z Aim to “Make Bitcoin the Internet’s Currency”

Feb 12 2021 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  business jack dorsey jay-z

It's been a busy week in crypto for Twitter founder Jack Dorsey. Now, he's announced a 500 BTC endowment to fund Bitcoin development alongside Jay-Z. Dorsey, Jay-Z Launch BTC Fund Dorsey announced the move on Twitter last night. The endowment is called ₿trust, and it will initially focus on teams in Africa...

Jack Dorsey, Jay-Z Put 500 Bitcoin Into Trust Supporting Africa and India

Feb 12 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  africa coinflash fundings india jack dorsey

"It‘ll be set up as a blind irrevocable trust, taking zero direction from us," said Dorsey.

Jack Dorsey and Jay Z Set Aside 500 BTC To Fund Bitcoin Development

In brief: Twitter CEO, Jack Dorsey and Jay Z have set aside 500 BTC to fund Bitcoin development The funds will be in an endowment trust named ₿trust The fund's focus will be on development teams in Africa and India Dorsey and Jay Z will provide 'zero direction' and will need 3 additional board members Twitter could soon add Bitcoin to its balance...

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Along With JayZ Launches 500 BTC Fund For Developers in India and Africa

Feb 12 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin bitcoin news btc btcbrl btcbusd

Jack Dorsey, the Twitter CEO along with popular musician JayZ has launched a 500 bitcoin trust focusing on bitcoin developers from India and Africa. The announcement comes at a crucial time especially for Indian developers as...

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey And JayZ Launch BTC Fund For Developers in India and Africa

Feb 12 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin bitcoin news btc btcbrl btcbusd

Jack Dorsey, the Twitter CEO along with popular musician JayZ has launched a 500 bitcoin trust focusing on bitcoin developers from India and Africa. The announcement comes at a crucial time especially for Indian developers as...

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