Gareth Jenkinson

Gareth Jenkinson is a journalist and radio presenter based in Durban, South Africa. When he’s not talking about sport on the airwaves - he’s got his eye on the Cryptocurrency market.

Author’s posts

New Year Special
The world of sports became a perfect representation of how fast crypto is being adopted all around the globe. From NFTs to naming rights, here are the highlight...
Touchdown! Goal! Knockout! Crypto and sports collide in 2021
Gareth Jenkinson
2022-01-01T19:48:00+00:00
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Analysis
Ethereum’s burgeoning use cases have driven a surge in Ether’s value in 2021, but what does the future hold for ETH?
A fair comparison? Ethereum growth outpaces Bitcoin in 2021
Gareth Jenkinson
2021-12-29T15:41:00+00:00
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Analysis
Focus is now “exclusively on The Merge,” says Ethereum community manager as the deadline for the next stage of the transition to Eth2 grows closer.
Status check: Ethereum in full deflation mode as Eth2 merge gets closer
Gareth Jenkinson
2021-11-22T17:07:00+00:00
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Analysis
Facebook is exploring NFT-functionality in its Novi–Diem ecosystem, but how will the technological solution measure up to existing platforms?
Novi-FT? Facebook’s NFT support may not drive crypto adoption
Gareth Jenkinson
2021-09-11T13:14:00+01:00
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Follow up
Africrypt founders are still on the run as investors turn to legal action to try to recoup funds lost in South Africa’s latest cryptocurrency theft scandal.
Africrypt turns sour on investors: Founders flee as court cases build up
Gareth Jenkinson
2021-07-10T11:50:00+01:00
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Analysis
China’s crackdown on Bitcoin mining sparks a restructuring of the distribution of the ecosystem, impacting the hash rate in the short run.
Hashing out a future: Is Bitcoin hash rate drop an opportunity in disguise?
Gareth Jenkinson
2021-06-27T13:47:00+01:00
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Follow up
El Salvador has become the first country to make Bitcoin legal tender, but what are the complexities and potential short-term effects?
Adopting the Bitcoin standard? El Salvador writes itself into history books
Gareth Jenkinson
2021-06-12T12:54:00+01:00
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Follow up
Binance Smart Chain is getting overrun by hacks, with CipherTrace brought in to keep the BSC-based DeFi platforms safe.
Growing pains? DeFi exploits plunder BSC, which calls for reinforcements
Gareth Jenkinson
2021-06-05T15:37:00+01:00
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