Crypto Community

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.

Christmas crypto books to buy

Buying Christmas presents for fans of cryptocurrencies can be a little tricky. However, there are a plethora of books that cover the history of cryptography and the theory behind...

Follow Friday: @dum

This week we spoke to @dum, one of the nicest people in the crypto space. He is probably most well known as the host of S**tcoin Talk, a YouTube...

Happy 5th birthday Dogecoin!

Today is the 5th anniversary of the release of Dogecoin, one of the most famous altcoins in history. Created by Jackson Palmer, the coin was never supposed to be...

The problem with Reddit

When I first started researching cryptocurrencies, I found Reddit a useful tool to learn from. Within are many subreddits for a variety of coins. Not only was it possible...

The #XRParmy

If you’ve ever gazed on Twitter, you may have seen the hashtags #XRParmy or #XRPthestandard. These come from fans of the XRP token who believe that this is the...

Follow Friday: @CryptoShillNye

Last week, @CryptoShillNye spared some of his time on Thanksgiving to speak to us here at Coin Rivet for our Follow Friday to discuss his involvement in crypto. If...