July 14, 2020 Paradigm sponsors Bitcoin Core developer.

The cryptoasset investment firm, Paradigm, has decided to sponsor the Bitcoin Core developer Anthony Towns. In a blog post, Matt Huang, co-founder of Paradigm, stated that the firm will pay Towns a full-time engineer’s salary and that he will be free to choose his work independently from Paradigm. Towns has previously contributed to notable proposed Bitcoin changes, including Schnorr Signatures and Taproot.