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All posts by Jose Alvarez

I was born in Caracas, Venezuela, and was raised in South Florida. I double majored in History and International Relations, and spent a year studying abroad in Germany. I am currently a graduate student at the University of Florida. My interests include games, politics, and cryptocurrencies. I'm a die hard Miami sports fan.


Who is Satoshi Nakamoto?

Who is Satoshi Nakamoto? We Look at The Possible Candidates

Bitcoin was conceived as a communal project. Designed as an open-source software and released to the public in 2009, Bitcoin was conceived...

/ March 18, 2019 / 6 Comments
Charlie Shrem Profile

Crypto Profiles: Charlie Shrem, Bitcoin’s first Felon & Multi-Millionaire

Today, Charlie Shrem’s life could be described as balanced. A married man who plans to have children soon, Shrem spends his time...

/ April 3, 2018 / 0 Comments
John McAfee Profile

Crypto Profiles: John McAfee, Not an Ordinary Life

John McAfee is a British-American computer programmer, businessman, and cryptocurrency enthusiast. Described by many as paranoid and eccentric, McAfee has lived a...

/ March 20, 2018 / 0 Comments
Roger Ver Profile

Crypto Profiles: Roger Ver “Bitcoin Jesus”

For those acclimated to the world of cryptocurrencies, Roger Ver is a name that can conjure up many images. Some think positively...

/ March 6, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin & Libertarianism

Bitcoin & Libertarianism – A Dream Combination ?

Libertarianism, in the most general sense, is “...a political philosophy that affirms the rights of individuals to liberty, to acquire, keep, and...

/ January 25, 2018 / 0 Comments
Winklevoss Twins Profile

Crypto Profiles: The Winklevoss Twins, Gemini Exchange Founders

Cameron Winklevoss and Tyler Winklevoss, universally known and referred to as the Winklevoss Twins, have taken an unusual road towards achieving their...

/ January 16, 2018 / 0 Comments
Vitalik Buterin Profile

Crypto Profiles: Vitalik Buterin, Creator of Ethereum

Journalist. Publisher, Scholar. Digital currency creator. These are some of the many labels that can be applied to Ethereum’s designer and lead...

/ January 9, 2018 / 0 Comments