Billionaire Jack Dorsey, the CEO of Twitter, says he became fascinated with bitcoin after reading its hauntingly “beautiful” whitepaper. Dorsey also reaffirmed his belief that bitcoin and blockchain are ushering in a new technological revolution. Dorsey, who’s also the CEO of mobile payments company Square, made the revelations on Marty Bent’s podcast Tales from the Crypt. Bent tweeted a photo of himself interviewing Dorsey at Square’s office. Naturally, the Twitter CEO retweeted the post. Jack Dorsey: Bitcoin Whitepaper Rocked My World On the podcast, Dorsey recounted that he first became interested in cryptography while growing up in St. Louis, Missouri.
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