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Kai Sedgwick

Kai's been playing with words for a living since 2009 and bought his first bitcoin at $19. It's long gone. He's previously written white papers for blockchain startups and is especially interested in P2P exchanges and DNMs.

Drugs Still Dominate the Darknet - But Here’s Unusual Goods You Can Purchase on the Darknet
Drugs Still Dominate the Darknet - But Here’s Unusual Goods You Can Purchase on the Darknet
Report: 'The State of Stablecoins' Maps the Growth of Fiat-Pegged Cryptocurrency
Report: 'The State of Stablecoins' Maps the Growth of Fiat-Pegged Cryptocurrency
How Crypto Compliance Requests Strip User Privacy
How Crypto Compliance Requests Strip User Privacy
In the Daily: Kucoin Rebrand, Binance DEX, The Tie Adds Trading View
In the Daily: Kucoin Rebrand, Binance DEX, The Tie Adds Trading View
Everything You Should Know About Bitcoin Address Formats
Everything You Should Know About Bitcoin Address Formats
How to Outwit Blockchain Analysis and Conceal Your Coins
How to Outwit Blockchain Analysis and Conceal Your Coins
Central Bank Digital Currencies Are a Trojan Horse for Bitcoin
Central Bank Digital Currencies Are a Trojan Horse for Bitcoin
3 People Who Hate Bitcoin With a Passion
3 People Who Hate Bitcoin With a Passion
BTC Transactions Hit 1-Year High But Volume Remains Sluggish
BTC Transactions Hit 1-Year High But Volume Remains Sluggish
3 Technical Proposals for Increasing Bitcoin’s Privacy
3 Technical Proposals for Increasing Bitcoin’s Privacy
Proposal to Increase Bitcoin’s 21 Million Supply Sparks Debate
Proposal to Increase Bitcoin’s 21 Million Supply Sparks Debate
Zcash Bug Demonstrates the Difficulty of Auditing Complex Cryptocurrencies
Zcash Bug Demonstrates the Difficulty of Auditing Complex Cryptocurrencies
6 Popular Darknet Marketplaces That Accept Cryptocurrency
6 Popular Darknet Marketplaces That Accept Cryptocurrency
Decentralized Protocols Are Making It Easier Than Ever to Gamble With Cryptocurrency
Decentralized Protocols Are Making It Easier Than Ever to Gamble With Cryptocurrency
Bitcoin Had a Fairer Launch Than Any Altcoin
Bitcoin Had a Fairer Launch Than Any Altcoin
The Daily: Bitcoin Carnivory, Dapps & DEXs, Quadrigacx Claims Insolvency
The Daily: Bitcoin Carnivory, Dapps & DEXs, Quadrigacx Claims Insolvency
Currency.com Allows Crypto Traders to Buy Leveraged Equities, Indices and Metals
Currency.com Allows Crypto Traders to Buy Leveraged Equities, Indices and Metals
The Daily: Privacy Coin Strength Debated, Hardware Wallet Exploit Demonstrated
The Daily: Privacy Coin Strength Debated, Hardware Wallet Exploit Demonstrated
Civil Forfeiture Is State-Sanctioned Theft
Civil Forfeiture Is State-Sanctioned Theft
Bitcoin History Part 9: Mt. Gox Is Born
Bitcoin History Part 9: Mt. Gox Is Born
The Daily: Market Cap Metric Attracts Flak, Trust Wallet Does Desktop
The Daily: Market Cap Metric Attracts Flak, Trust Wallet Does Desktop
The Daily: 100 Exchanges’ Security Rated, Enjinx Block Explorer Launches
The Daily: 100 Exchanges’ Security Rated, Enjinx Block Explorer Launches
How to Buy Bitcoin Anonymously
How to Buy Bitcoin Anonymously
Review: The Ledger Nano X Adds Bluetooth and a Mobile App
Review: The Ledger Nano X Adds Bluetooth and a Mobile App
Plaintiff in AT&T SIM-Swapping Case Sues ‘Bitcoin Bandit’ for $81M
Plaintiff in AT&T SIM-Swapping Case Sues ‘Bitcoin Bandit’ for $81M
The Daily: Shapeshift Shares Compliance Requests, Grin Woos Bitcoin Maximalists
The Daily: Shapeshift Shares Compliance Requests, Grin Woos Bitcoin Maximalists
The Daily: Crypto’s Latest VR World, New Blockchain Analytics Tools
The Daily: Crypto’s Latest VR World, New Blockchain Analytics Tools
Review: HTC's Exodus 1 Is an Impressive Phone With a Basic Crypto Wallet
Review: HTC's Exodus 1 Is an Impressive Phone With a Basic Crypto Wallet
How to Generate a Bitcoin Address With Your Own Name
How to Generate a Bitcoin Address With Your Own Name
Newspaper Ad Seeks Donations for Bitcoin Baby’s College Fund
Newspaper Ad Seeks Donations for Bitcoin Baby’s College Fund
Bitcoin History Part 8: When 1,500 BTC Cost Less Than $1
Bitcoin History Part 8: When 1,500 BTC Cost Less Than $1
UTXO Analysis Points to a BTC Price Bottom in Q1 2019
UTXO Analysis Points to a BTC Price Bottom in Q1 2019
It’s Time We Began Pricing Things in Satoshis
It’s Time We Began Pricing Things in Satoshis
Review: Wasabi’s Privacy-Focused BTC Wallet Aims to Make Bitcoin Fungible Again
Review: Wasabi’s Privacy-Focused BTC Wallet Aims to Make Bitcoin Fungible Again
Coinbase and Its Troubling History of Customer Account Closures
Coinbase and Its Troubling History of Customer Account Closures
Five Bitcoin Board Games
Five Bitcoin Board Games
Bitcoin’s Proof of Keys Day Begins With Industry-Wide Support
Bitcoin’s Proof of Keys Day Begins With Industry-Wide Support
Last Year’s Altcoin Army Have Become This Year’s Bitcoin Brigade
Last Year’s Altcoin Army Have Become This Year’s Bitcoin Brigade
Pump and Dumps Are the Final Indignity for Dying Coins
Pump and Dumps Are the Final Indignity for Dying Coins
Bitcoin History Part 7: The First Major Hack
Bitcoin History Part 7: The First Major Hack
The Daily: Arguing Over Augur, Regulated Stablecoins Attract Flak
The Daily: Arguing Over Augur, Regulated Stablecoins Attract Flak
The Daily: Wallet Hacking Debate Heats Up, Bitcoin-Based Patreon Alternative Emerges
The Daily: Wallet Hacking Debate Heats Up, Bitcoin-Based Patreon Alternative Emerges
Samsung Files UK Trademark for Smartphone Crypto Wallet
Samsung Files UK Trademark for Smartphone Crypto Wallet
Here’s How the World Will Commemorate Bitcoin’s 10th Anniversary on Jan. 3
Here’s How the World Will Commemorate Bitcoin’s 10th Anniversary on Jan. 3
Seven Cryptocurrency Trends to Look out for in 2019
Seven Cryptocurrency Trends to Look out for in 2019
Bitcoin History Part 6: The First Bitcoin Exchange
Bitcoin History Part 6: The First Bitcoin Exchange
Leaks and Deplatforming Drive Businesses Away From Web Giants
Leaks and Deplatforming Drive Businesses Away From Web Giants
A Look at 2018’s Best and Worst Performing Cryptocurrencies
A Look at 2018’s Best and Worst Performing Cryptocurrencies
The Daily: Bitcoin Posts Record Volume, Ledger Plans Major Update
The Daily: Bitcoin Posts Record Volume, Ledger Plans Major Update
BCH Leads the Way as Crypto Markets Brighten Up
BCH Leads the Way as Crypto Markets Brighten Up