Cryptocurrency Mania Comes to the Premier League?

File under: Life in 2018, cryptocurrency edition: My favorite Premier League team, Arsenal, now shows ads at its grounds for Cashbet Coin, which bills itself as the club’s “official cryptocurrency partner.” I did a little digging. Apparently I missed this Reuters story from January: English soccer team Arsenal is entering the cryptocurrency world by signing […]

4 Factors that Explain Bitcoin’s Rise

More on Bitcoin, following my recent Newley’s Notes devoted to the digital currency: Financial advisor and author Ben Carlson has a post at his (quite enjoyable) blog, A Wealth of Common Sense, on how to explain the rise of Bitcoin. He puts it down to the following factors: Storytelling — the narrative — which may […]

💰💻 Newley’s Notes 113: Special Bitcoin Edition

Edition 113 of my email newsletter went out yesterday. To subscribe, simply enter your email address at this link. It’s free, it’s fun, it’s brief, and few people unsubscribe. Hi, friends. Welcome to the latest edition of Newley’s Notes. If you like this newsletter, please invite others to sign up. This week I wanted to […]

Singapore’s getting its first Bitcoin ATM

That’s the subject of a story I wrote Friday for The Wall Street Journal‘s Digits.