Biggest Bitcoin Brisbane meetup ever! Bitcoin is so dead!

Posted by on Jun 9, 2017 in Meetup | No Comments

Last night I hosted my June meetup. Over 80 RSVP’d and was a packed house. The topic of the night was Bitcoin FAQs. Some good questions from the crowd and I hope you all got something out of the event. I guess bitcoin is dead after all!

Enough of “blockchain has the potential” articles!

Posted by on Mar 23, 2017 in Thoughts | No Comments

The cryptographers and the software engineers realised the potential in 2010. The same encumberments that stifle innovation; who continue to close Bitcoin traders accounts are now spuruking the “potential” of the blockchain. Every single day on my feeds it the same rhetoric. Potential. Retweeting or reposting an article on blockchain “potential” doesn’t make you a […]

Photos from the UQ Bitcoin event

Posted by on Feb 27, 2017 in Meetup | No Comments

On Tuesday 21st Feb, I was asked to panel a screening of the documentary “Bitcoin; The end of money as we know it” at the University of Queensland. I thoroughly enjoyed your talk about bitcoin last night at the University of Queensland. I started researching the currency from a legal perspective about two years ago […]

Blockchain Australia beta testers – 50% membership discount!

Posted by on Feb 5, 2017 in Meetup, Thoughts | No Comments

As some of you may know, Im a board member at “Blockchain Australia” The association aims to bring great content, members only offers and discounts like 10% off the APAC conference. To help test our new site, we are offering half price memberships. Use the offer code “BITCOINBRISBANE”. Offer ends 1st of March and is […]

Bitcoin: The end of money as we know it screening

Posted by on Feb 1, 2017 in Meetup, Reviews | No Comments

On Tuesday, 21st Feb, University of Queensland will be screening Torsten Hoffmann’s documentary “Bitcoin: The end of money as we know it” I will be on the panel, along with professor Flavio Menezes and artist Daniel McKewen. More info can be found http://www.artmuseum.uq.edu.au/21-february-bitcoin-currency-of-future-or-financial-disaster RSVP at https://meetup.com/bitcoinbrisbane

First bitcoin meetup of 2017

Posted by on Feb 1, 2017 in Meetup | No Comments

On January 12, I hosted the first Brisbane meetup, titled “Bitcoin for beginers“ There where over 50RSVPs showing the interest in bitcoin is still as strong as ever. There was even a strong female presence. With a lot of new faces, I hope the attendees found the session useful. See https://meetup.com/bitcoinbrisbane for more events in […]

January meetup with the Augur Project

Posted by on Jan 23, 2017 in Interviews, Meetup | No Comments

Tonights meetup we interviewed Tom from the Augur.net project. Was a great chat with Tom, talking all things prediction markets, Ethereum, crowd sales and more.

2016 Brisbane Blockchain Symposium

Posted by on Jan 21, 2017 in Meetup, News | No Comments

On 3 November 2016, Civic Ledger hosted the Inaugural Brisbane Blockchain Symposium. Held at Brisbane’s premier innovation space, The Capital’s Fishburners with a Panel of Industry Leaders including Leanne Kemp, CEO and Founder of Everledger, the Symposium’s aim was to step Brisbane into the global blockchain conversation. The Symposium was a sold out event with […]

Bitpoker.io Update 2

Posted by on Dec 27, 2016 in BitPoker, C#, Thoughts | No Comments

After looking at a few other projects like Augur, Im pretty confident that I’ve got a scaleable design thats inline with a lot of other DAPs. I’ve been refactoring the messages protocol to use JSON RPC 2.0 protocol. Peers will communicate to each other via HTTP GETs or POSTs. Using this design will allow the […]

Buying and selling bitcoin in person

Posted by on Oct 10, 2016 in Thoughts | No Comments

Every time I buy and sell bitcoin in person it always feels like an awkward first date. The seller always thinks their doing you a favour, and vis versa. Depending on the person too, they might stick around waiting for the transaction to get at least one confirmation, so you find yourself making bitcoin small […]