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Ross Chalmers
Community Manager

Ross first discovered Bitcoin as an undergraduate at the University of Sussex in 2013. Since then, the self-confessed Game of Thrones superfan has travelled extensively before returning to academic studies with Leiden University in the Netherlands to complete his MA. His focus was on the philosophies and groups underpinning the Bitcoin movement, Crypto Anarchy and the CypherPunks.

Roger Ver and shady marketing

Ever used Bitcoin.com? If you haven’t, Bitcoin.com is a domain run by early evangelist Roger Ver. Roger was, for a long time, one of the early believers in Bitcoin,...

Is the Bitcoin baby maturing?

The golden goose that Bitcoin has been chasing, an ETF, has once again been cancelled. This was unsurprising to many, though one could have expected more of a reaction...

Blockchain and the games industry

Yesterday, I attended the Blockchain Gaming Connects conference hosted in London. While it was largely a gaming conference with blockchain attached, there were still plenty of attendees highlighting their...

2019 will be the year of the purge

The cryptocurrency markets are oversaturated. They have been for many years. Despite all the hype, the necessity of blockchain technology in every industry imaginable is yet to be proven....

Money laundering with Bitcoin

Fortnite V bucks have recently been accused of abetting money launderers. The in-game currency that is used to buy skins for your avatar seems to be a target for...

We need to talk about marketing

If you follow certain influencers in the crypto space, you might have seen the debate that flared up over the weekend regarding marketing, or shilling as it is known....

Remembering Hal Finney

Bitcoin’s tenth birthday was just over a week ago, marking the day when the code was first released. However, a few days ago was another momentous occasion. It was...

Follow Friday: @RichardHeartWin

This week’s Follow Friday is Richard Heart, the founder of BitcoinHex. A prominent YouTuber and active Twitter user, we caught up with Richard to discuss his views on cryptocurrency...

The importance of privacy coins

George Orwell’s 1984 portrays a dystopian future where Big Brother is everywhere. The society is controlled as there is no privacy – cameras can follow you everywhere and your news...