Bitcoin and the blockchain

You’ve probably heard of bitcoin, the most recognized online cryptocurrency, but like me, you may not know very much about it. The concept of a peer-to-peer (P2P) currency which requires no intermediaries to facilitate transactions is exciting to me, because of its potential to make transactions more efficient. Nobody likes middlemen. The concept behind bitcoin,Continue reading “Bitcoin and the blockchain”

Invoice dates in the age of electronic billing

So as not to come off as too unreasonable or difficult on Twitter, a longer explanation of recent tweets is likely helpful. I tweeted this to Rogers, one of Canada’s big telecom companies: Every month, I’m billed for my mobile phone service and cable TV on the 11th. Rogers bills in advance of theContinue reading “Invoice dates in the age of electronic billing”