Block’s Decentralized Bitcoin Protocol tbDEX Goes Live In Africa

In a move toward bridging traditional financial systems with the burgeoning world of Bitcoin, TBD, a branch of Block specializing in decentralized technology, unveiled its open source protocol, tbDEX. The protocol, designed to foster trust and liquidity across diverse financial landscapes, has seen its first adoption by Yellow Card, Africa’s leading cryptocurrency exchange, according to a press release sent to Bitcoin Magazine. tbDEX offers an open source liquidity and trust protocol facilitating seamless value exchange and transactions among individuals and institutions globally. Its core innovation lies in enabling financial institutions…

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The Money Fight

This article is featured in Bitcoin Magazine’s “The Primary Issue”. Click here to get your Annual Bitcoin Magazine Subscription. I always find it funny when I am attending a Bitcoin event like Bitcoin 2023 — or next year’s Bitcoin 2024 in Nashville — and a fight fan recognizes me with a bewildered look in their eyes and asks, “Cyborg?!…What are YOU doing here?” The answer always seems obvious to me, “because I am a Bitcoiner!” One thing that makes Bitcoin special is that it is for everyone and that the…

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SunnySide, Rosseau Partner To Offer Bitcoin Mining Companies Immersion Cooling Tech

SunnySide Digital, a global distributor of enterprise data center infrastructure, has announced a new partnership with Rosseau, to offer high-performance computing (HPC) and bitcoin mining clients immersion cooling technology. This collaboration promises to enhance power density by up to 100%, surpassing alternative immersion cooling systems currently available in the market, according to a press release sent to Bitcoin Magazine. “I have witnessed firsthand the caliber of execution and the exceptional business relationships SunnySide Digital has cultivated with bitcoin miners,” said Karth Potluri, CEO of Rosseau. “They are a high-performing team that consistently…

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Jack Dorsey’s Block Releases Bitkey Bitcoin Hardware Wallet for Pre-Order

In a move aimed at democratizing access to self-custody for Bitcoin, Block, Inc. (NYSE: SQ), led by CEO Jack Dorsey, has finally launched the pre-order for its new hardware wallet, Bitkey, according to a press release sent to Bitcoin Magazine. This new Bitcoin wallet seeks to redefine ownership and security for BTC holders worldwide. Launching today across more than 95 countries spanning six continents, Bitkey aims to empower users by providing easy and secure management of their Bitcoin. Currently, a vast majority of Bitcoin owners store their holdings on custodial…

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As ETF Hype Builds, Bitcoin Rallies Past $40k

The below is an excerpt from a recent edition of Bitcoin Magazine Pro, Bitcoin Magazine’s premium markets newsletter. To be among the first to receive these insights and other on-chain bitcoin market analysis straight to your inbox, subscribe now. Despite a few apparent setbacks, like the change of leadership at Binance, Bitcoin’s ongoing upward trend is turning into a runaway success as the price has crossed the $40,000 mark. Things have been going well for Bitcoin as of late. Not only has the general trend in its valuation been a…

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JAN3 Launches New Division to Help Countries Buy Bitcoin

JAN3, a leading Bitcoin technology company, has unveiled its latest venture, JAN3 Financial, aimed at onboarding nation-states and high net worth individuals to Bitcoin, according to a press release sent to Bitcoin Magazine. This move attempts to address the growing demand for acquiring and securing Bitcoin among nation states, public entities, corporations, and high-net-worth individuals. “Nation-states and corporations require robust means to acquire Bitcoin. We can offer them bespoke solutions to accumulate their Bitcoin treasury reserves,” said Samson Mow, CEO of JAN3. “The expertise of the JAN3 team uniquely positions…

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