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Jack Dorsey Enables Bitcoin Emoji on Twitter Posts

Dorsey announced Sunday Twitter users could now use the bitcoin symbol as an emoji, appearing automatically after “#bitcoin” or “#btc.” His tweet also tags the Twitter account for Unicode – the computer text and emoji standard for the internet – possibly pushing for the administrating consortium to introduce an emoji that can be used across all web platforms. Continue reading Jack Dorsey Enables Bitcoin Emoji on Twitter Posts

Bitcoin Helps Square’s Stock Bounce

Jack Dorsey’s decision to support bitcoin trading in the Square Cash app is paying off. Payments platform Square Inc, of which Dorsey is at the helm, got a boost on Wednesday after Wall Street analysts said BTC trading would bolster the company’s quarterly results. The app lets customers trade BTC from their Cash App balance almost instantaneously, which is an attractive feature for traders. Continue reading Bitcoin Helps Square’s Stock Bounce

China Opens Doors to $27 Trillion Payments Market

For the first time in history, the Chinese government and its central bank, the People’s Bank of China (PBoC), has opened its $27 trillion payment market to the world. Foreign firms are now allowed to apply for licenses to operate within China, competing against local service providers. Continue reading China Opens Doors to $27 Trillion Payments Market