Colin Harper

Colin Harper

Colin is an associate editor and staff writer for Bitcoin Magazine. He's proud to call Nashville his home, where he spends his days shouting at peddle taverns and trying to find affordable parking downtown. If it wasn't already obvious, he holds bitcoin.

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Bitcoin Was Uncorrelated With Major Assets, Experienced Low Volatility in 2019

According to a report from cryptocurrency trading platform SFOX, bitcoin emerged from 2019 with low volatility and as an uncorrelated macro asset.

Colin Harper
Jan 7, 2020

Happy Birthday Bitcoin! Here’s a Look at Bitcoin’s 11th Year by the Numbers

Eleven years ago, Bitcoin was etched into history with the mining of the Genesis Block. Here’s a data-driven look at how it has grown since last year.

Colin Harper
Jan 3, 2020

River Financial Wants to Be the Bitcoiner’s Charles Schwab

River Financial doesn’t want to be just another exchange: It wants to be the world’s first Bitcoin financial institution.

Colin Harper
Jan 2, 2020

Bitcoin’s 2019 in Lightning: What This Year Brought Us (Part 2)

Sparkswap, Lightning Loop, Satoshi’s Games and More

Colin Harper
Dec 23, 2019

The Bitcoin Magazine Holiday Shopping List, for the Bitcoiner in Your Life

There are plenty of Bitcoin-themed holiday gifts out there for the HODLer or precoiners in your life. Here are a few of our favorites.

Colin Harper
Dec 19, 2019

The EU’s Updated AML Regulations Forced Bottle Pay to Shut Down. Who’s Next?

Following adoption of 5AMLD in the EU, Lightning Network service Bottle Pay shuts down. What precedent does this set for other Bitcoin businesses?

Colin Harper
Dec 19, 2019

Chainalysis: PlusToken Is Dumping on Huobi OTCs, May Be Eating Into BTC Price

Chainalysis has traced the PlusToken team’s attempts to sell ill-gotten bitcoin through Huobi OTC desks, potentially influencing the BTC price.

Colin Harper
Dec 17, 2019

BTCPay Server Is Bitcoin’s Open-Source Unicorn

Inside one of Bitcoin’s most inspiring projects

Colin Harper
Dec 16, 2019

Review: Scorpion Case Is a Hardware Wallet Carrier That Over-Delivers on Protection

We burned, drowned, smashed and shot Guns n’ Bitcoin’s Scorpion Case so you don’t have to.

Colin Harper
Dec 12, 2019

Enterprise Blockchain on … Bitcoin? Bitfury Is Giving It a Go With Exonum

With Exonum Enterprise, Bitfury wants to combine the control of a private blockchain with the assurances of Bitcoin’s public chain.

Colin Harper
Dec 11, 2019