Confirmed: Jack Dorsey’s Block Will Build A Bitcoin Mining System

Jack Dorsey has begun yet another quest to expand the security and adoption of Bitcoin worldwide. His company Block Inc. has confirmed its plans to develop a global Bitcoin mining system. The CEO confirmed the news in a tweet today, with a team member explaining details on the project in a thread. A Mission To Decentralize Mining According to Thomas Templeton – Block’s general manager for hardware – Block’s goal is to make mining “more distributed and efficient”. This includes…

Jack Dorsey’s Square Rebrands To “Block” Days After Twitter Resignation

After stepping down as Twitter’s CEO, rumors flourished about Jack Dorsey doubling down on building the Bitcoin network. Greater evidence of those suspicions has just emerged.  Dorsey’s digital payments company “Square” just announced a Facebook-esque rebranding to “Block”. The Bitcoin community has interpreted this as a public commitment to Bitcoin's “blockchain”. Square Goes Three-Dimensional The financial services company revealed its new name in a Twitter thread earlier today. Apparently, the company is preparing to give “the full square brand” to…

7 Reasons Why You Should Trade on the Block DX Decentralized Exchange

Cryptocurrency exchanges offer a seamless way to exchange digital currencies for other crypto assets or conventional fiat money. The advancement in cryptocurrency exchanges has been instrumental in spurring mainstream crypto adoption.  Crypto exchanges are grouped into two broad categories: centralized exchanges (CEXs) and decentralized exchanges (DEXs). Centralized exchanges, also referred to as custodial, are controlled by a central authority in charge of users' digital assets. They feature a highly regulated trading environment and also involve third parties. Decentralized Exchanges Decentralized…