Interview

Interviews from the first persons: about Bitcoin, Blockchain technology, ICO and other cryptocurrencies

John McAfee About Bitfi Wallet, Blockchain and Privacy Coins

John McAfee About Bitfi Wallet, Blockchain and Privacy Coins

John McAfee, the crypto solider, has consistently been one of the most prominent names in the cryptocurrency community since as far back as 2013. He has created controversy nearly every time he enters the mainstream media to speak on his issues, and he continues to stir up drama within the community even today. McAfee’s latest venture has been the Bitfi wallet, which has been touted by his company to be the most secure wallet in the history of the blockchain.

9 August 2018Interview
Will SEC Approve Bitcoin ETF? Interview with Mati Greenspan, Senior Analyst eToro

Will SEC Approve Bitcoin ETF? Interview with Mati Greenspan, Senior Analyst eToro

Bitcoin ETF? Coingape was the first one to point to the potential of a possible Bitcoin ETF approval. It has given rise to speculations resulting in the current ongoing bull run. In an effort to bring more clarity on the bitcoin ETF debate we today have with us Mati Greenspan who is a senior analyst at eToro.

2 August 2018Interview
Interview with WXRally

Interview with WXRally

Recently, Mr.Liu, a specially invited financial reporter from a Chinese well-known financial company Coin Community gave an interview to Clark, the person who is in charge of the Asia-Pacific Division of Wxrally.

26 July 2018Interview
Transhumanism and Crypto: Interview with Zoltan Istvan, Transhumanist

Transhumanism and Crypto: Interview with Zoltan Istvan, Transhumanist

To many people, cryptocurrencies seem like they’re a technology plucked from the future. But if you’re not a futurist, it can be difficult to imagine some of the ways that blockchain could influence our lives and society in general in the coming decades. So we thought: why not ask a futurist what they thought was coming? For this article, we got in touch with famed transhumanist, futurist, author, and Libertarian Party candidate for Governor of California in 2018, Zoltan Istvan.

19 July 2018Interview
Law, blockchains and marmots - An interview with Preston Byrne

Law, blockchains and marmots - An interview with Preston Byrne

Crypto Insider spoke with Preston Byrne to get some insights into the legal challenges facing cryptocurrency and blockchain technology moving forward.

12 July 2018Interview
WatermelonBlock partners with IBM Watson – Interview with the CEO Elliot Rothfield.

WatermelonBlock partners with IBM Watson – Interview with the CEO Elliot Rothfield.

WatermelonBlock teams up with IBM to introduce the power of AI to investors through IBM Watson, the computing platform that scans and analyzes big data sets in seconds, providing real-time market insights to cryptotraders.

2 July 2018Interview
An Interview with the Founders of Bitcoin Origin – The World’s First Multi-Fork Blockchain

An Interview with the Founders of Bitcoin Origin – The World’s First Multi-Fork Blockchain

Cryptocurrencies have certainly gained ground with the mainstream adoption of the technology while making huge strides in the financial and technological spheres of the world. 2017 alone was a year of events where the popularity of cryptocurrencies soared and the world saw the niche industry transforming into a major global industry. Nonetheless, cryptocurrencies and the Blockchain Technology is still growing with multiple opportunities abound.

28 June 2018Interview
Bright blockchain-based financial services will assist small businesses with credit and loans : Interview with the CEO of Bright

Bright blockchain-based financial services will assist small businesses with credit and loans : Interview with the CEO of Bright

The Bright blockchain-based financial services marketplace is assisting small businesses where they need it most; credit and loans. In this interview, the CEO Pierre Proner will be talking to us about the Bright project and the opportunities it creates.

25 June 2018Interview
Bitcoin Guru Andreas Antonopoulos Interview

Bitcoin Guru Andreas Antonopoulos Interview

Bitcoin and cryptocurrency advocate Andreas Antonopoulos literally wrote the book on Maserting Bitcoin was interviewed by James in Panama City, Panama during the Cryptobuyer Panamchain Conference.

21 June 2018Interview
Interview With Garlam Won, Chief Strategist of Tip Blockchain

Interview With Garlam Won, Chief Strategist of Tip Blockchain

One of the biggest mainstream criticisms of blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies is the lack of everyday use cases. Recently, credit card companies have made it more challenging to buy and transact using cryptocurrencies. Despite these hurdles, innovative companies are creating technologies that will make everyday transactions possible. Some rely on special ecosystems and marketplaces. Others partner with companies that make transactions capable.

12 June 2018Interview
Huobi: ‘Our dream is to run on the public blockchain, become a Dao’

Huobi: ‘Our dream is to run on the public blockchain, become a Dao’

Huobi Group — whose Huobi cryptocurrency exchange is in the global top three by volume — has announced the launch of the Huobi Chain Project (HCP), along with a $100 million USD funding plan to build a next-generation, autonomous, decentralized exchange platform.

7 June 2018Interview
Exclusive Interview with Uber-Crypto Adviser David Drake

Exclusive Interview with Uber-Crypto Adviser David Drake

David Drake is one of the most influential advisors and investors in the cryptocurrency industry. He is a leader in cryptocurrency and his crypto hedge funds support new cryptos and ICOs with seed investments. From his wealth of experience in cryptocurrencies, David will be talking to us about the current state of the crypto market and ICOs.

5 June 2018Interview
Trusttoken’s Rafael Cosman on TrueUSD, fiat-pegged stablecoins, and the Binance pump

Trusttoken’s Rafael Cosman on TrueUSD, fiat-pegged stablecoins, and the Binance pump

Stablecoins — particularly those backed by fiat currencies like the US dollar — are a hot topic in today’s cryptocurrency industry. Bitcoinist recently caught up with Rafael Cosman, CTO and Co-Founder of TrustToken, to talk about the company’s new USD-pegged stablecoin, it’s relationship to other stablecoins like Tether, and the price spike following TrueUSD’s listing on Binance. Here’s what he had to say.

28 May 2018Interview
Cryptocurrency, blockchain will have a major impact on businesses

Cryptocurrency, blockchain will have a major impact on businesses

Cryptocurrenty has the potential to be as disruptive to society as the creation of the internet, affecting the way we transact with family, friends, colleagues, banks and customers. And bitcoin, the most recognizable cryptocurrency, put blockchain on the map, which has created a massive use case for the technology.

25 May 2018Interview
BUY THE DIP: CRYPTO-COMEDY SHORT FILM RELEASED

BUY THE DIP: CRYPTO-COMEDY SHORT FILM RELEASED

As you may remember, about a month ago, the trailer for a satirical short film with a cryptocurrency theme hit the internet. Well if you’ve been waiting on tenterhooks since then you can now relax, as the finished film is now available for viewing.

14 May 2018Interview
‘WE’RE ON PACE TO LIST OVER 5,000 ICOS THIS YEAR,’ SAYS ICO ALERT COFOUNDER (INTERVIEW)

‘WE’RE ON PACE TO LIST OVER 5,000 ICOS THIS YEAR,’ SAYS ICO ALERT COFOUNDER (INTERVIEW)

We spoke with co-founder of ICO Alert, Mike Finch, who shared his insight into the recent ban on Initial Coin Offering (ICO) advertising on Facebook, Twitter and Googlesocial media platforms, how ICOs have been responding, and how it levels the playing field for quality ICOs to receive market attention.

7 May 2018Interview
Tim Draper On The Future Of Cryptocurrency, His New Book And Why Bitcoin Will Hit $250,000 by 2022

Tim Draper On The Future Of Cryptocurrency, His New Book And Why Bitcoin Will Hit $250,000 by 2022

Last month, the famous venture capitalist and inspiring entrepreneur, Tim Draper, made a prediction that Bitcoin will hit $250,000 by the year 2022.

3 May 2018Interview
An Interview with Sirin Labs CMO on the Blockchain Smartphone ‘Finney’

An Interview with Sirin Labs CMO on the Blockchain Smartphone ‘Finney’

CCN, in association with Brazilian industry outlet Criptomoedas Fácil, interviewed Nimrod May, CMO of Sirin Labs, to discuss the startup’s development of the world’s first smartphone to integrate blockchain technology. Codenamed ‘Finney’, the $1,000 smartphone will be manufactured by global giant Foxconn and will use Android as the operating system.

30 April 2018Interview

Interview: Building Better Retail With Blockchain

SHOP founder John Wantz, keynote speaker at PSFK’s CXI 2018conference, and CMO Jamie O'Shea introduce their new anti-Amazon platform that lets consumers control and monetize the data they share with brands

27 April 2018Interview
Max Keiser: I Wouldn’t Be Surprised If George Soros Attempts To ‘Corner’ Bitcoin Market

Max Keiser: I Wouldn’t Be Surprised If George Soros Attempts To ‘Corner’ Bitcoin Market

Bitcoinist spoke with the one and only Max Keiser, Wall Street veteran and host of the Keiser Report, who explained why he’s bullish on BTC, expecting it to go well over $100,000.

12 April 2018Interview