Bitcoin Wales @ DIGITAL 2015
May 12, 2015

Bitcoin Wales is pleased to announce that we shall be attending Digital 2015 at The Celtic Manor. Please book your place here. Spaces are limited, so please book soon to avoid disappointment. On 8th June, Bitcoin Wales will be hosting a fringe event for members of the Wales and West Bitcoin communities as part of Digital […]

Bitcoin is Freedom
March 11, 2015

As time marches on and technology progresses at an astonishing rate, we find ourselves with more freedom. Freedom to do the things that we want and more spare time on our hands to take part in the leisure pursuits that we enjoy. We live in the mechanisation of a modern world where its heart beats […]

Bitcoin is Evolution not Revolution
January 15, 2015

I highly recommend the reading of ‘The Innovators’, a book by Walter Isaacson. It covers the digital revolution from the Victorian period with the concept of the modern computer by Ada Lovelace to the present day with the concept and creation of the internet and modern day web. What hits hard in the book is […]

Bitcoin for Dummies (Part 2)
December 16, 2014

As talked about in my last blog post, Bitcoin is an open source protocol that allows you to transfer value across the world’s most powerful computing network. The beauty of Bitcoin is the fact that it is a fast and stable foundation for which anyone can build applications on top of. Bitcoin allows programmers to […]

Bitcoin for Dummies (Part 1)
December 13, 2014

I shall try to simplify what bitcoin is, so that anyone can understand Bitcoin and its possible implications on the world. In today’s world you have money in your bank. For this example we shall say £1000. This £1000 is stored on a banks computer. Nearly everyone’s money is stored electronically on a bank computer. When we […]

The Tipping Point of Bitcoin?
December 12, 2014

Services are developing, the Bitcoin network is growing bigger, transactions are increasing and more and more merchants are accepting Bitcoin. We could very well be on the verge of mainstream adoption. 2014 has been the year of growth of the Bitcoin infrastructure which is a good thing! For the public to accept Bitcoin there needs […]

Australia’s Backwards Tax
December 6, 2014

It seems that Australia has made the mistake of effectively double taxing Bitcoin by classifying it as an asset instead of a currency. This will cause a migration of Bitcoin companies and services to leave the area and migrate to greener pastures. It is already documented that Coinjar , the main Australian Bitcoin exchange shall relocate their main […]