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 12 November 2019
Bitcoin Ventures: When regulations matter
Bitcoin Ventures is a series of columns with goal of sharing information with Bitcoin entrepreneurs and developers who have a product or business idea, and they want to bring their idea to the market.
Events 30 September 2019
Bitcoin Association Pitch Day recap
Interviews 27 September 2019
Tips for securing Bitcoin venture financing
To find the investment money their ideas need, blockchain innovators will need to package and prepare their concept.
Business 22 May 2019
Dr. Craig Wright and Jimmy Nguyen discuss Bitcoin whitepaper copyright
The copyright was awarded after the Copyright office was presented with the concrete proof that Dr. Wright was indeed the author of the seminal paper which started the Bitcoin revolution.
Business 11 April 2019
Dr. Craig S. Wright targets crypto troll Hodlonaut for defamatory internet posts
Dr. Craig S. Wright serves legal papers on Twitter account @Hodlonaut for “targeted campaign” involving “highly defamatory and abusive tweets.”
Business 2 April 2019
Calvin Ayre takes legal action against crypto trolls
Calvin Ayre takes legal action against crypto blog Coin Rivet for defamatory articles regarding Ayre's recent trip to Cuba.
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.
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.
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.
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.