Why Wales needs Bitcoin
July 3, 2015

I am please to announce that TechDragons have posted an article written by myself. Please check it out to support the site. There are many people who have not heard of Bitcoin or if they have, they have heard negative press about it being used for shady transactions and illegal activities. Although it is true […]

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 […]

There are many people getting involved in the cryptocurrency scene here at Wales and I am very proud to be a part of what feels like a movement of sorts where the financial industry, tech industry and political landscape are about to change in huge, fascinating and positive ways. We at Bitcoin Wales are going […]

I would like to give a big shout out to Tech Dragons which is co-founded by Nicholas Fearn, an enthusiastic technology reporter that is also a huge supporter of new tech startups and businesses in Wales. Qualities that are similar to that sported by those at Bitcoin Wales! I met Nicholas at Tech Hub for the […]

Bitcoin Event
Vinay Gupta, the next Andreas Antonopoulos?
June 10, 2015

Vinay Gupta gave a speech at Digital 2015 at the Celtic Manor in Newport. I found it very refreshing to meet someone who could explain the coming digital revolution in a manner that anyone can understand. He explained the bigger picture of digital currencies and how they would allow for crowd equity and how they […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]