Luke from CoinJar

Bitcoin for the People

Remember when your friends used to ask you about bitcoin? Those days might be back sooner than you think. If you were around during the 2017 crypto bubble, you probably

Ready for Adoption

One of the world’s leading investors just went long on bitcoin. The drumbeat of adoption keeps getting louder. Unless you’re deep in the investment banking scene, it’s unlikely that the

The Sacrificial Half

The bitcoin halvening is HERE. We take you through the ins and outs of bitcoin’s biggest event. At 5.23 am (AEST) this morning a seismic shift occurred: the amount of

Oils Ain’t Oils

Oil prices are literally through the floor and it’s making crypto look like an oasis of stability. On April 20 you could, for a brief moment, get paid US$40 for

May the Half Be With You

On May 12 the bitcoin mining reward rate will halve. The only guarantee is that turbulence is on its way. In the crypto universe, no event comes saddled with more

The Decoupling

The coronavirus is pushing the global financial system to the absolute brink. Will this be Bitcoin’s moment? I think it’s fair to say that we’ll always remember March 2020. It

Coronal Mass Ejection

In the space of 24 shocking hours, bitcoin’s price plunged by 50% – and then rebounded by 50%. The black swan has well and truly arrived. When I finished the

A Case of Corona

Corona is spreading and the markets are freaking out. What does it mean for bitcoin? It’s fair to say that right now the world is losing its collective mind over

It’s Alt Season?

Coins soaring 50% in a single hour. Tokens going 3x. Could it actually be *gasp* alt season? Say the words “alt season” in front of anyone who’s been trading crypto

A Cautionary Tale

Hacks, exit scams and insolvency, oh my. So, how safe is your crypto? Even by the sometimes surreal standards of crypto, the news this week that creditors for bankrupt Canadian