The Road Ahead

July 15, 2014

Net neutrality visualised


An accurate visualisation of what happens to the internet if corporate greed gets its way. Don’t let it happen.



Google X logo

Above is the logo for Google’s innovation wing – Google X. The logo – known as “Solve for x” –  is essentally a challenge to the world by Sergey Brin and co.

Below is a solution I came up with:

Solved for Bitcoin

“x = B”

Now, if only Sergey and co. walked the walk…

Bitcoin represents a revolutionary genuine solution to a genuine problem that materially affects every person on earth. With Google’s backing bitcoin would be unstoppable.


Tao te Ching Snippets

11 April 2014

Of all the great spiritual literature, my personal favorite is the 2500 year old Tao te Ching or Book of The Way.  It is a short treatise, and unlike some other religious tomes like the Bible, can be read in one sitting (set a an hour or 2 aside one afternoon). I discovered the Tao […]

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Bitcoin Domain Sale

6 March 2014

I always knew I was going to start some kind of Bitcoin venture, so over the months I’ve registered loads of Bitcoin Domains. I obviously can’t use them all myself, so now that I’ve narrowed down what I’m going to do, I have the following Bitcoin .com domains for sale: BTCBRO.COM     $50 ACCEPTINGBTC.COM […]

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26 February 2014

If light is the most important thing in photography, then certainly the Histogram must be one of the photographers most important tools in post processing. Histograms can reveal a lot about about a pic. Here are the most common traditional uses: Identify which areas of the pic are overexposed and ‘blown out” Identify which areas […]

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Dark Lord of the Web

11 February 2014

  Found this guy in the bottom of my garden recently… Tweet

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Bitcoin Fantasy versus the Naked Dollar

13 January 2014

  The latest mainstream financial media effort to discredit Bitcoin landed on the cover of Bloosmberg Businessweek: Bitcoin and Unicorns. The message is clear – both are the fantastical products of magical thinking – neither to be taken seriously. Well whilst we’re on currency analogies – lets compare the US Dollar to The Emperor Wears […]

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6 November 2013

Back in March when I recommended investing in Bitcoin (at the time trading at $90) I highlighted how disruptive the digital currency could become, and how Central Bankers would fight back to protect their monopoly on issuing currency. Today Bitcoin is trading at $260 despite a very active smear campaign by various vested interest parties. The […]

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