March 5, 2020 Square Crypto extends its funding of Bitcoin development with new developer grants.

Square Crypto, has decided to fund two new Bitcoin developers in addition to the open-source development it already supports. The subsidiary of Jack Dorsey’s payment company, Square, will be supporting Jon Atack, a Bitcoin Core contributor, and Tankred Hase, a Bitcoin UX developer. The company has not specified the sums involved, however, these announcements are part of a wider policy from Square to fund open-source Bitcoin development. Square has previously funded Lighting Network development as well as contributing resources to BTCPayer Server, the open-source Bitcoin payment processor.