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Jack Dorsey doubles down on bitcoin development

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Square CEO Jack Dorsey believes in bitcoin.
  • Matthew De Silva
By Matthew De Silva

Tech reporter

This article is more than 2 years old.

Jack Dorsey, the dual CEO of Twitter and Square, announced last week that he will hire a handful of engineers and a designer to contribute to the cryptocurrency ecosystem.

The new engineers “will focus entirely on what’s best for the crypto community and individual economic empowerment, not on Square’s commercial interests. All resulting work will be open and free,” Dorsey later tweeted.

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