Bill Beatty is a long-time gambling and media relations professional. He discovered Bitcoin by accident back in 2012 during a hazy night in Macau. He’s been in love with the idea of internet cash ever since. If you have story ideas or opinions to share, please send your pitches to Bill Beatty.
articles by Bill Beatty
Business 6 March 2019
CoinGeek.com looking for English and Mandarin speaking reporters
We’re looking for experienced English and Mandarin Speaking reporters to cover the Bitcoin Beat for CoinGeek.com.
Editorial 18 February 2019
Jimmy Song’s desperate need to be relevant
The man who is most memorable for his cowboy hat rather than his ideas or creations in the BTC world has created a rambling video attacking Bitcoin SV, CoinGeek founder Calvin Ayre and Dr. Craig Wright. We look at each of his claims one by one.
Business 10 December 2018
Warning: Scam site mimicking SVPool.com
We're sending a warning to people in and out of the crypto industry. There is a website trying to cheat unsuspecting users looking to visit SVPool.com.
Business 7 December 2018
Meet the players in the BCH Market Manipulation Lawsuit
On Thursday, a lawsuit was filed in Florida’s Southern District against a group of cryptocurrency heavyweights alleging intentional fraud and market manipulation surrounding the recent Bitcoin Cash BCH update.
Editorial 23 November 2018
More DDoS attacks on Bitcoin (BCH-SV) friendly websites
If the only defence of your policies is to silence your critics, the chances of your ideas being the wrong ones are pretty high.
Editorial 22 November 2018
After 64Mb, bComm Association scaling plan for Bitcoin (BCH SV) – 1 Gb Blocks in 12 months
Following successful mining of 64Mb blocks on Bitcoin (BCH SV) chain, bComm Association announces plan to begin mining 1Gb blocks within 12 months time.
Editorial 14 November 2018
CoinGeek.com back up after DDoS attack
CoinGeek.com was hit with a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack which took some time to get under control.
Tech 7 November 2018
BCH Professional Stress Test scheduled for November 17
After the success of the first Bitcoin BCH stress test on the first of September, the group behind that test have decided to ramp up their efforts to showcase the robustness and reliability of the of the BCH Network.
Events 6 November 2018
Hong Kong Bitcoin BCH Miners Choice Summit recap
On November 2nd, CoinGeek.com sponsored a Bitcoin BCH Miners Choice Summit at The Grand Harbour in Hong Kong. The event was a chance for Bitcoin BCH miners to network and learn why Bitcoin SV is the BCH implementation they should choose for the upcoming upgrade on November 15.
Editorial 2 August 2018
Watts Miners “CEO” sends confusing threat to CoinGeek.com
Watts Miners sent a press release over the wire that was quickly picked up by most technology and crypto based news outlets. The claims, if they could be substantiated, would revolutionize the crypto-mining industry.
Tech 23 July 2018
HashFlare quits BTC mining; CoinGeek mining continues to grow
HashFlare disabling SHA hardware and quits mining BTC – meanwhile, CoinGeek Mining is growing its BCH mining operations and is interested in purchasing distressed mining assets.
Business 20 July 2018
CoinGeek.com – Help Wanted
CoinGeek.com is growing, and to meet the demands we’re looking for content creators and journalists to help us by reporting on the news of the day or providing educational and opinion pieces.
Business 20 June 2018
bComm Association: Free, inclusive and includes tangible benefits
CoinGeek is proud to be a founding member of the bComm Association.
Business 29 May 2018
Win an Ayr United BCH jersey
Events 28 May 2018
CoinGeek.com hosts first Bitcoin Cash Social in the Philippines
CoinGeek.com hosted the first Bitcoin Cash Social in the Philippines, a market where Bitcoin Cash could provide a fast, secure, and cheap international money transfer option.
Business 23 March 2018
CoinGeek takes a pre-emptive stand against dishonest practices
Miners are the heart of Bitcoin, and CoinGeek will work to protect the network from bad actors by taking a pre-emptive stance against dishonest practices like double-spending.
Editorial 9 September 2017
Calvin Ayre Foundation to match donations for Barbuda Relief
The Calvin Ayre Foundation will match all online gambling industry donations to the Hurricane Irma relief effort in Barbuda.
Business 10 December 2017
We’re looking for Writers
CoinGeek.com is looking for news writers, columnists and social media mavens who can share their knowledge and technical analysis of the crypto industry.