March Gathering for Bitcoin Wales
March 11, 2017

This is our second Bitcoin meetup of the year, for newbies or those enthralled with Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies. With the price and excitement in Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies building up this is sure to be a popular meetup! Feel free to talk about the drama around the denied Bitcoin ETF (thank you SEC), your excitement in Ethereum or […]

Forking Hell!
September 3, 2015

As my readers are already aware, the reason I became so enamored with Bitcoin is because of its innovative nature and its great potential to change the world. A part of this potential is Bitcoin maturing and adapting with the times by allowing for more users on the network by means of more transactions. This […]

To continue with the theme of those who are involved in the cryptocurrency setting here in Wales, I have been lucky enough to get Daniel Vartanov to answer back in regards to his thoughts and opinions about Bitcoin and how he feels about being a part of the technological push into cryptocurrencies. I met Daniel at […]

Crossing the Chasm
February 11, 2015

We all ask or ponder about what stage Bitcoin is at in terms of adoption and usage. I think that if we are to answer this question we need to look at models that fit in with the lifecycle of a technology. The process of adoption of a successful technology over time is typically illustrated […]

Bull Run in 2015?
January 27, 2015

As mentioned in my previous post, 2014 has been a good year for the infrastructure of Bitcoin. The fundamentals are still sound and people are still confident about the success of this technology. The price has dropped during 2014 but this was needed as the price was far too obscene when it went above the […]

News
Bitcoin As A Content Type
December 24, 2014

Thanks to the wonderful and knowledgeable Andreas Antonopoulos I am constantly learning more and more about Bitcoin. With the scale and breadth of Bitcoin as a payments network, remittance network, tipping network, store of value, etc. It is hard to remember what Bitcoin is and what it could one day become. Andreas is constantly coming […]

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 […]