Fancy becoming a cryptocurrency expert?

Fancy becoming a cryptocurrency expert?

Undertaking further study is something that appeals to many of us at various points in our lives. Whether it’s a concerted effort at continuing professional development, or a desire to acquire knowledge about a subject simply because it’s there, the thing that stops... Read more →
What on earth has Bitcoin got to do with football?

What on earth has Bitcoin got to do with football?

Unless you have absolutely zero interest in football whatsoever, it can’t have escaped your notice that the eyes of the soccer world will be on Russia for the next few weeks. The BBC is ramping up enthusiasm with a combination of Frankie Boyle doing his unique bit for... Read more →
Cryptocurrency News: It takes a village to make a currency

Cryptocurrency News: It takes a village to make a currency

When you think of small rural villages in the Ukraine, you probably don’t think of them being hubs of innovation. However, in one small village, everyone that lives there is now the owner of cryptocurrency, thanks to an initiative dreamt up by the head of the village... Read more →
Cryptocurrency News: A New Way to Donate to Charity?

Cryptocurrency News: A New Way to Donate to Charity?

If you’re an internet user of a certain age, you might remember the start of the SETI@Home project – which is still going strong and coming up for its 19th birthday later this month – whereby internet-connected home-users could help in the search for intelligent... Read more →
Bitcoin News: Bitcoin the future ‘gold’ standard?

Bitcoin News: Bitcoin the future ‘gold’ standard?

John Pfeffer is an entrepreneur and investment guru. He’s also a partner at Pfeffer Capital, and has a pedigree as prestigious as you could wish for when it comes to opinions on the future of the investment market. That’s why when he pronounces that the Bitcoin... Read more →
Cryptocurrency News: Korea powered by digital currency?

Cryptocurrency News: Korea powered by digital currency?

South Korea is having a good year. A stunningly successful Winter Olympic Games not only thrilled and entertained the world, but coaxed North Korea – almost literally, considering the rhetoric from the White House only a few weeks previously – out of the bunker and... Read more →
Cryptocurrency News: Twitter bans advertising

Cryptocurrency News: Twitter bans advertising

You could be forgiven for thinking that Twitter is a bear-pit; it certainly seems that way at times. Trolls have been able to declare open-season on celebrities and ordinary members of the public without much fear of a permanent ban for some time. However, the... Read more →
It’s that taxing time of year

It’s that taxing time of year

The beginning of April often means a flurry of paperwork for anyone who has to fill in a tax return. Whether you’re organised and have your figures with your accountant within days of the start of the new tax year, or whether you’re a habitual scramble-to-the-wire... Read more →
Bitcoin News: Buying a House?

Bitcoin News: Buying a House?

If you’ve ever been on the sharp end of buying a house, then you probably still have nightmares about finding the right mortgage provider. Before you’ve even got a hope of getting the keys in your hand, the financial wrangling involved can be one of the biggest... Read more →