Jack Dorsey Announces Plans To Build Bitcoin DEX – August 30

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Current Bitcoin Price$47,818

Bitcoin price has ranged around local highs over the weekend, finding itself in the $47,000s once again to begin the week.

Top-20 altcoins have mostly had a weak 24 hours of trading, as Ethereum falls 1%, Cardano drops 4%, but Solana rallies 8%.

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👉 Jack Dorsey Announces Plans To Build Bitcoin DEX 

Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey has announced that Square division “TBD” is planning to build a decentralized Bitcoin exchange.

The initiative’s lead, Mike Brock, says that the open developer platform aims to “make it easy to fund a non-custodial wallet anywhere in the world through a platform to build on- and off-ramps into Bitcoin”.

👉 NBA Star Steph Curry Buys “Bored Ape” NFT For $180,000

Steph Curry, a three-time NBA champion and two-time MVP has purchased a Bored Ape Yacht Club NFT for 55 ETH, worth $180,000. He has also set the image as his Twitter profile picture.

The Bored ape Yacht Club is comprised of 10,000 unique cartoon ape NFTs, with a range of different attributes such as outfits and hairstyles.

👉 Solana’s SOL Token Hits Triple-Figures, Following Mystery Feature Announcement

Layer-1 blockchain Solana has seen its native SOL token hit fresh all-time highs at triple-digits overnight, touching as high as $103.06.

Solana’s development team introduced a new mystery feature called “Ignition”, along with a teaser video on Twitter. The feature is to be unveiled tomorrow (August 31st).