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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Success for Bitcoin Wales @ DIGITAL 2015
June 9, 2015

Bitcoin Wales had a successful event at Digital 2015 which was held at the Celtic Manor. There was a great mix of people from all walks of life and professional backgrounds. Vinay Gupta was the main speaker for the event and gave his talk about the future of the Blockchain. It was a highly informative […]

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 […]

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 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 […]