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Jon Southurst

Jon Southurst is a Senior Editor at Bitsonline. He is based mainly in Tokyo, and is interested in the roles Asian economies play in developing cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. Follow him on Twitter @southtopia

March 3, 2017 by Jon Southurst 9 Comments
Where Can I Use Bitcoin? How to Shop, Spend, or Save

Many people say they only understood the true promise of bitcoin after using it themselves for the first time, and...

March 3, 2017 by Jon Southurst 0 Comment
How Do I Get Some Bitcoin?

Bitcoin is a form of money, so you can get it just like you would any other currency. Everyone knows...

March 1, 2017 by Jon Southurst 0 Comment
Popular Bitcoin Mining ‘Club’ Goes Green With New Solar Power Initiative

Is it possible to run a bitcoin mining operation on solar power alone? Long-time bitcoin mining identity OgNasty, of NastyMining...

January 11, 2017 by Jon Southurst 0 Comment
People’s Bank Officials Visit BTCC, Bitcoin Price Drops

The People's Bank of China Shanghai headquarters today conducted an on-site investigation of bitcoin exchange BTCC. The joint inspection with...

December 28, 2016 by Jon Southurst 0 Comment
Korean Central Bank: Blockchain Would Cut Costs But Needs More Security

Korea's central bank has published research from a six-month study on distributed ledger technology (DLT) in the financial sector. The...

December 23, 2016 by Jon Southurst 0 Comment
Bitcoin’s Christmas Bull Run Rampages On

It's 2013 all over again as bitcoin's bull run pushes towards a four-figure USD value. Seasoned bitcoiners, however, will have...

December 17, 2016 by Jon Southurst 18 Comments
India Holds Blockchain Conference, Really Wants Bitcoin

Residents of India are struggling under their government's recent decision to remove high-denomination banknotes. Amid this, there is increasing interest in...

December 9, 2016 by Jon Southurst 0 Comment
Blockchain Incubator to Focus on Southeast Asia Startups

Southeast Asia needs Bitcoin and blockchain technology to leapfrog existing inefficient financial models, says Indian entrepreneur Sanjay Goswami. To help...