Simon Chandler

Simon Chandler is a journalist based in Hove, UK. He writes mostly about technology, with his specialties including cryptocurrencies, AI, VR, and social media. He also occasionally writes about politics, culture and music, and has contributed to the likes of Wired, the Daily Dot, the Verge, Computer Weekly, Techcrunch, Bandcamp Daily, the New Internationalist, the Kenyon Review, and Tiny Mix Tapes

Author’s posts

Analysis
Half of the top-30 crypto exchanges try to avoid dealing with U.S., despite it being one of the biggest markets.
US a Crypto Exchange Scarecrow — What Needs to Change?
Simon Chandler
2019-07-03T20:04:00+01:00
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Analysis
The FDA needs to track drugs by 2023, but will it go with blockchain?
Tracking Drugs on Blockchain: How Significant Is Walmart and IBM's New Collaboration?
Simon Chandler
2019-06-22T07:57:00+01:00
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Analysis
Bitcoin’s privacy is getting better, but does it pose an existential threat to anonymous cryptocurrencies?
Is Bitcoin's Increasing Anonymity a Threat to Privacy Coins?
Simon Chandler
2019-06-12T16:47:00+01:00
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In depth
Crypto lobbying is growing, but it’s being led by “noncrypto” companies.
Why Lobbying Growth Is a Sign That Crypto Is Maturing
Simon Chandler
2019-06-10T08:42:00+01:00
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Analysis
Why Kik believes it has a case against the SEC in proving that “kin” isn’t a security.
Does Kik Stand a Chance Against the Goliath of the SEC in a US Court?
Simon Chandler
2019-06-01T16:02:00+01:00
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Analysis
SBI’s VC exchange is now eyeing institutional investors after its first-year profit.
SBI Virtual Currencies: The Bank-Backed Japanese Exchange With Big Plans
Simon Chandler
2019-05-27T10:13:00+01:00
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Analysis
Decentralized credit and loans: better for borrowers and better for the economy.
DeFi and Credit on the Blockchain: Why Loans Are Better When They’re Decentralized
Simon Chandler
2019-05-25T23:50:00+01:00
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Analysis
Does Craig Wright's copyright claim on bitcoin code change anything?
Staking Claim on Bitcoin — Does Craig Wright’s Copyright Filing Hold Legal Merit?
Simon Chandler
2019-05-24T18:50:00+01:00
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