I have mentioned many times about the need for new services and innovations in order to convince the masses that Bitcoin is a useful asset and currency to own. There have been many new services cropping up over the last year and I am pleased to announce Bitfortip. Bitfortip uses an attractive currency to deliver […]

Online Q&A with UK wallet service Cryptopay
September 5, 2015

There are many people getting involved in the cryptocurrency scene here at Wales and the UK. Over the last few years, innovation in the Bitcoin scene has been picking up and new services are arriving to allow the public to dip their toes in this new cryptocurrency based world. I have mentioned in past articles […]

Should Bitcoin be regulated?
August 27, 2015

There are many arguments for and against the regulation of Bitcoin. For Bitcoin to succeed in the medium to long term I think there must be some sort of fair regulatory framework in place for certain Bitcoin businesses and startups to adhere too. Bitcoin as it stands is a legal grey area that nobody is […]

What Bitcoin needs to do to grow up
August 8, 2015

I am pleased to announce that TechDragons have posted an article written by myself. Please check it out to support the site. There are constant changes in the world of Bitcoin and so far these have been very positive changes that involve innovation, new funding, new members entering the Bitcoin scene and much more beyond […]

Bitcoin 0.5
March 15, 2015

IBM is creating a Bitcoin clone, but one that is controlled by a third party. This completely misses the point of Bitcoin and would simply serve to create a weaker imitation. I say this because Bitcoin is an open source technology and anyone can contribute and build upon the Bitcoin network. It is a free […]

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 […]