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Square Is Hiring New Crypto Engineers — And It Wants to Pay Them in Bitcoin

| Nikhilesh De

Payments startup Square wants to bring on crypto-focused engineers and designers, and may pay them in bitcoin.

Square Brought in Over $166 Million Through Bitcoin Sales Last Year

| Yogita Khatri

Mobile payments firm Square has reported its revenue and profits from bitcoin sales in 2018.

Payments Startup Square Is Open-Sourcing Its Bitcoin Storage Solution

| Wolfie Zhao

Mobile payments startup Square has open-sourced the code and tools for its "Subzero" bitcoin cold storage system.

Square Expands Cash App Bitcoin Service to All 50 US States

| Wolfie Zhao

Residents in all 50 U.S. states can now use Square's Cash App to buy and sell bitcoin, the company has announced.

Square Sees Profits From Bitcoin Sales Double in Q2

| Wolfie Zhao

Mobile payments firm Square says it made $37 million in total from bitcoin purchases in Q2, with profits being twice that of the previous quarter. 

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Bitcoin’s Biggest Startups Are Backing a New Effort to Keep Fees Low

| Alyssa Hertig

A project called Bitcoin Optech is launching to ensure companies like Coinbase and Square know the best technologies out there to reduce user fees.

Payments Firm Square Receives BitLicense from New York

| Nikhilesh De

Digital payments startup Square has received a BitLicense through the NY Department of Financial Services.

Jack Dorsey Hopes Bitcoin Will Become Web’s ‘Native Currency’

| Morgen Peck

Is bitcoin destined to become the default currency of the Internet? Square's Jack Dorsey hopes so.

Square Books Small Profit for First Quarter of Bitcoin Sales

| Nikhilesh De

Square made $34.1 million in Q1 revenue through bitcoin sales, according to an SEC filing.

Why Banks Are Finally Talking Crypto In Filings

| Marc Hochstein

Before crowing, crypto fans should remember companies err on the side of caution when deciding what's material enough to include under "risk factors."