Square, human rights foundation back new Bitcoin open-source developer fund

posted 2 months ago
Veteran open source Bitcoin developer John Newbery launched Brink, a new, independent organization for funding Bitcoin’s open source developer community, a key component driving the global currency and making it work.

Tuesday, Newbery and fellow Bitcoin Optech associate Mike Schmidt unveiled Brink, with Bitcoin technical writer Dave Harding joining the board as independent director. Brink will dole out grants to developers working on Bitcoin projects, as well as help fledgling Bitcoin developers embark with fellowships and mentoring.
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