Andrew has been a professional writer and editor for more than 30 years. He received an M.A. in statistics from Columbia University in 2017 and has since been working as a freelance writer with a specialty in machine learning, artificial intelligence, blockchain technology and big data. He likes to swim, play tennis and hike in the Hudson Highlands.
“What happens when the world and the U.S. dollar is in a continual state of quantitative easing?” Can BTC find a new and unexpected role for itself?
Bitcoin as a last resort? Murmurs of crypto as reserve currency abound
The yuan is not seen as a major currency. Could digitizing it change that? China is breaking new ground in the Shenzhen region and beyond.
China turns up pace on CBDC release, tests infrastructure prior to adoption
Can privacy coins be better managed to satisfy both law enforcement interests and those who like the greater anonymity they provide?
Regulators dial up the heat: Dash, ZEC and Monero reach boiling point?
New Year Special
Corporations and institutional investors seeking an alternate store of value amid the pandemic crisis drove crypto to new heights in 2020.
Top 10 crypto and blockchain stories of 2020
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Coinbase IPO to further legitimize crypto, but limitations remain
Pressured by U.S. authorities, more foreign exchanges are blocking American investors, but are vague U.S. regulations the real problem?
US authorities eager to deter citizens from unregistered crypto exchanges
New Year Special
Bitcoin may never be a widely used medium of exchange, but it has become a useful store of value, former critics concede in 2020.
Publicly recanted! Luminaries who came to terms with crypto in 2020