articles by Steven Stradbrooke
Business 17 January 2019
US Wire Act muddle creates crypto gambling opportunities
Analysts continue to debate the fallout from this week’s news that the DOJ’s Office of Legal Counsel (OLC) has revised its legal opinion of the 1961 Wire Act to include other forms of gambling, not just sports betting.
Business 4 November 2018
Bitmain on verge of losing chip supplier, debts mounting
Multiple sources close to Bitcoin mining manufacturer Bitmain claim that the company is no longer receiving chips from chief supplier Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company.
Editorial 28 August 2018
The background on the Bitmain ABC fork
Aggressively raising the block size cap will force the miners who can’t compete or don’t want to, to drop out and it will leave the space open for groups willing to invest in their operations which will ensure the long-term viability and security of Bitcoin.
Events 21 July 2018
Be born again with CoinGeek’s Bitcoin BCH Rebirth Party
CoinGeek.com is pleased to announce its Bitcoin Rebirth Party in London on August 1st, a celebration of the day that Bitcoin retuned to its roots.
Events 13 July 2018
Calvin Ayre’s Bucharest bash on Bitcoin Cash
CoinGeek founder Calvin Ayre proves once again that Bitcoin Cash (BCH) is the only cryptocurrency that lets you party like a rock star.
Events 24 June 2018
Calvin Ayre honored at Halo Foundation’s Wings of Charity event
Calvin Ayre honored with Philanthropist of the Year award at Halo Foundation's annual Wings of Charity event in London on June 23.
Editorial 20 June 2018
Canada legalizes recreational marijuana
Canada becomes only the second country (after Uruguay) to legalize recreational marijuana use, ending nearly a century of nonsensical prohibition.
Events 9 May 2018
Party like a rock star on Bitcoin Cash: Round Two
CoinGeek founder Calvin Ayre uses Bitcoin Cash to pay for another BB Experience party for some friends visiting Thailand.
Events 24 March 2018
Party like a rock star with Bitcoin Cash
CoinGeek prepares for the Satoshi's Vision Conference with a blowout party in Bangkok, organized by BB Experience and paid for with Bitcoin Cash.
Business 27 February 2018
Dr. Craig Wright sued for $10.2b by brother of early Bitcoin advocate
Bitcoin pioneer Dr. Craig S. Wright is being sued for $10.2b by Ira Kleiman, the brother of Wright's deceased business partner.
Business 4 February 2018
Zeroedge crypto casino will likely live down to its name
Business 26 January 2018
Roger Ver launches Bitcoin Cash Games online casino
Longtime cryptocurrency advocate Roger Ver launches Bitcoin Cash Games, a BCH-friendly online casino site with provably fair games and low fees.
Editorial 12 September 2017
Please donate to Official Barbuda Relief Fund’s GoFundMe page
The Consulate General of Antigua and Barbuda's Official Barbuda Relief Fund launches GoFundMe page seeking donations of $1m.
Business 12 November 2017
Bovada now accepting Bitcoin Cash (BCH) as deposit option
Online gambling site Bovada breaks new ground by announcing that it has begun accepting Bitcoin Cash as a deposit option.
Business 4 December 2017
Beware online gambling sites bearing initial coin offerings
Doubts surround a social sports betting site's plans to begin real-money wagering after the launch of their proprietary digital currency.