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Simon Chandler

Simon Chandler

Simon is a professional blockchain, cryptocurrency and tech journalist, regular contributor to Cryptonews.com, who is writing in depth analysis about the latest developments in the cryptocurrency and blockchain space.
He's written for Wired, the Daily Dot, and TechCrunch, and aside from cryptocurrency and the blockchain he's interested in AI, VR, social media, and how technology changes society. He's based in London.

Articles by Simon Chandler

Reports of Bitcoin Payments Death Are Exaggerated
Crypto in 2019: the Most Important Regulatory Trends
The Top 6-10 ICOs of 2017: Where Are They Now?
Should the Little Guy be Scared of the Recent Big Money Influx?
The Initiative Q Saga Offers Crypto Important Lessons
EOS Hits Back Against Claims it’s 'Not a Blockchain'
Retail Giant Target Hacked by Bitcoin Scammers
Should You Be Scared of Anonymous Founders?
Crypto for Beginners: Which Trading Strategies Work Best?
Crypto Learns How to Lobby, But Whose Interests Are Being Served?
How the Growth of Robo-Advisors Could Boost Crypto
Is Tokenization Threatening to Make the World Too Complex?
Fantasy Sports Companies Are Flocking to Crypto
Reading Crypto Price Forecast? Take it With a Large Grain of Salt
Crypto May Boost Student Finance
Where Are You in the Political Spectrum of Crypto?
Top Five ICOs of 2017 - How Are They Doing Now?
What is Schnorr and Why it’s Very Important for Bitcoin
Why Video Games Will Drive Blockchain Adoption
Bitcoin ATMs Are Increasing, Fees Don’t Change
Pensions on Blockchain: Strengths and Weaknesses
Bitcoin Cash Bug Reminds About An Ever-Present Danger for Crypto
Cryptos Aren’t a ‘Safe Haven,’ But May Be a Hedge Against Risk
Are You Sure There is No Backdoor to Your Coins?
Addiction and Millennials Meet in Crypto-Trading
The Rise of Regulated Exchanges Is Boosting Crypto
Unresolved Ethereum Governance Debate
Hey, Micro Business! Blockchain Is For You, Too
Twitter Scams Cost Millions, Solutions Emerging
Surprise! Crypto Is Increasingly Used as Currency
Crypto Markets Are Almost Deaf to News From the Outside World
Vitalik Buterin Wouldn't Be Happy About the New Trend Among Exchanges
Kraken Risks Deepening the Rift Between Crypto and the Media
It’s All FUD: Reports of Crypto Vulnerabilities Are Often Exaggerated
15 Hard Questions to EOS (Part III)
15 Hard Questions To EOS (Part II)
Blockchain Is Saving Trust By Making It Irrelevant
15 Hard Questions To EOS (Part I)
Crypto’s Governance Problem
‘Nocoiner’ Dispute Ends Up Questioning Value of ‘Coiners’
What Would You Do to Recover Lost Bitcoins?
The Great Backlash Against Blockchain Hype
Will IOTA Users Stop 'Losing' Their Coins Now?
How Blockchain Can Make Forgeries A Thing of the Past
The Holy Grail of Digital Identity Is Not Entirely Sovereign
The Jimmy Song-Joe Lubin 'Bet' Probably Won’t Go Ahead
'Big Four' Rush to Audit Crypto Industry, More Transparency Ahead?
Blockchain Might Bring Billions of People into the Global Economy
These Miners Might Be Dangerous, But Avoiding Them Is Complicated
Your Brain on a Blockchain - Literally
Why Blockchain Adoption Is Slow, and Why That’s Nothing to Worry About
Say Your Prayers and Earn BTC: the Blockchain is Coming for Religion
Blockchain’s Fight Against Piracy Will Empower Independent Artists
Blockchains Are Learning How to Scale, But At What Price?
Privacy Coins Are Necessary If Crypto Is to Go Mainstream
Bitcoin Has Become a Secrecy Device for Trustless Couples
An Interview: What is the Plan for Circle's Poloniex?
The Race to Put Cannabis on the Blockchain
The Pros and Cons of Google Crypto-Ad Ban
Blockchains are Helping the Internet of Things to Move Beyond Hype
Cryptocurrency Are a Boost to the Financial System, Not a Threat
'CryptoKitties Are Digital Art': Talking Cats, Crypto with Axiom Zen
Our Date With LegalFling: the Controversial Sexual Consent App
How ICO Rating Platforms Can Help You
Stablecoins are the new black, but just how stable are they?
Crypto Industry Self-Regulating to Avoid Government Regulation
The Blockchain is Coming for Facebook
No, Yves Mersch, the ECB's System Is Not ‘Better’ Than the Blockchain
The Blockchain: Our Saviour Against A Robot Takeover?
Video Game Becomes Latest to Capitalize on Bitcoin Mania
Stay safe! Blockchain cybersecurity arms race to intensify in 2018