Tim Lea

S1 Ep6 (Part 1)  How are Governments approaching and adopting Blockchain technology?

S1 Ep6 (Part 1) How are Governments approaching and adopting Blockchain technology?

  In this episode we will be exploring how Governments are reacting to the blockchain. The episode will be in two parts. In part one, we will be ...
S1 Ep5 The Blockchain: Industry Focus – Loyalty. How successfully is the loyalty industry embracing the Blockchain. Will loyalty be the next currency?

S1 Ep5 The Blockchain: Industry Focus – Loyalty. How successfully is the loyalty industry embracing the Blockchain. Will loyalty be the next currency?

  In this episode we will be talking with Phil Shelper from Loyalty and Reward Co, whose book, Blockchain Loyalty has just been released, and  ...
S1 Ep4 Banking the unbanked in a Blockchain World – the theory versus the practice

S1 Ep4 Banking the unbanked in a Blockchain World – the theory versus the practice

  In this episode of Down the Rabbit Hole we will be looking at banking the unbanked. In the West we talk about this major global problem holisti...
S1 Ep3 How Do Financial Institutions View The Cryptocurrency Markets? When and how will they invest in the future?

S1 Ep3 How Do Financial Institutions View The Cryptocurrency Markets? When and how will they invest in the future?

  In today’s episode we will be talking with Heath Bencke, a seasoned institutional investor who has seen both the institutional side of investme...
S1 Ep2 Fraudulent & Anonymous Voting - The US midterms have brought to the fore fraudulent voting. Cutting through the political rhetoric, how can Blockchain technology try to solve this ever-increasing problem?

S1 Ep2 Fraudulent & Anonymous Voting - The US midterms have brought to the fore fraudulent voting. Cutting through the political rhetoric, how can Blockchain technology try to solve this ever-increasing problem?

     In this episode we will be talking with Nathan Spataro, co-founder of Secure.vote. With the US midterms having been completed there has been...
S1 Ep1 Down the Rabbit Hole Podcast - An Introduction to the Series

S1 Ep1 Down the Rabbit Hole Podcast - An Introduction to the Series

Down the Rabbit Hole is produced and hosted by Tim Lea, a seasoned Blockchain professional and author of the leading Blockchain book, "Down the Ra...
Why Cryptocurrencies Are In Danger Of Becoming Nothing More Than a Petri Dish of Open Source R&D and Ideas…

Why Cryptocurrencies Are In Danger Of Becoming Nothing More Than a Petri Dish of Open Source R&D and Ideas…

Can cryptocurrencies survive in regulated structures? My latest blog, below, argues unless cryptocurrencies adapt to an ever shifting regulatory...
In Northern Ireland, Pwc Is Taking on 15 People to Look at Blockchain Commercialisation…

In Northern Ireland, Pwc Is Taking on 15 People to Look at Blockchain Commercialisation…

For me, the title of this post, taken from a Belfast Telegraph article, says so much without saying anything… At 1.8m,  the population in Norther...
10 Reasons Why Bitcoin Is On A Bull-Run - And Why It Could Fall Apart At Any Time

10 Reasons Why Bitcoin Is On A Bull-Run - And Why It Could Fall Apart At Any Time

As we enter a new year, so Bitcoin (BTC) has sliced through a major psychological landmark. Rising by almost 50% against the USD in the month of ...
The Blockchain & Islamic Finance – A Perfect Match?

The Blockchain & Islamic Finance – A Perfect Match?

Islamic finance is a growing niche area of banking and investment. Understandably, this has originally been focused within the Middle East and...
“Bitcoin Is Dead: Long Live Bitcoin” - So Why Bitcoin Has Hit $1,000 AUD Today?

“Bitcoin Is Dead: Long Live Bitcoin” - So Why Bitcoin Has Hit $1,000 AUD Today?

  Bitcoin will undoubtedly ease it’s way into the mainstream consciousness through the local Australian media tomorrow as its price point passes ...
How Bitcoin’s Ever Increasing Push To Be The Digital Gold Standard Has Landed A Whopping $7.1M Windfall To The Australian Police

How Bitcoin’s Ever Increasing Push To Be The Digital Gold Standard Has Landed A Whopping $7.1M Windfall To The Australian Police

Image: Tradingview.com:    Data: Poloniex Bitcoin exchange data Over the past few days Bitcoin, the enfant terrible of the cryptocurrency world a...