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Jeff Benson

Managing Editor, ETHNews | jbenson@ethnews.com

Jeff Benson is Managing Editor of ETHNews. He's worked as a writer and editor everywhere from Sudan to Reno. He holds a bachelor's in politics from Willamette University and a master's in nationalism studies from University of Edinburgh. When he's not in the newsroom, he trots the globe and writes about it. He holds a bit of value in ETH.
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opinion

The Bitcoin Cash Split Isn’t Over Yet

Nov 16th, 2018
Jeff Benson
“Some men aren't looking for anything logical, like money. They can't be bought, bullied, reasoned, or negotiated with. Some men just want to watch the world burn.” – Alfred in "The Dark Knight"
NEWS
cryptocurrencies and tokens

EOS Arbitrator's Ruling Prompts More Debate About Decentralization

Nov 13th, 2018
Jeff Benson
Yes, EOS is still a blockchain. But its leadership seems more interested in practicality than decentralization.
NEWS
cryptocurrencies and tokens

Roger Ver Takes Stance Against Craig Wright, As Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork Looms

Nov 8th, 2018
Jeff Benson
Bitcoin Jesus has his own come-to-Jesus moment.
NEWS
ecosystem

Blockchains LLC Goes All In With Devcon Announcement

Nov 1st, 2018
Jeff Benson
The company that's been in stealth mode says it wants to create a smart city in the desert.
NEWS
wallets and exchanges

After Supposed Hack, Canadian Exchange Heads For The Exit

Oct 29th, 2018
Jeff Benson
Things seemed to be going well for MapleChange. That's when it ghosted.
NEWS
ecosystem

The Dogethereum Revolution Will Not Be Centralized

Oct 26th, 2018
Jeff Benson
A trio of researchers has presented a new way of bridging Dogecoin to Ethereum. Their work has broader implications for decentralization.
NEWS
opinion

Pay To Publish: A Look Inside A Coin Journal Editor's Inbox

Oct 25th, 2018
Jeff Benson
Today, BREAKER magazine exposed the unstated pay-to-publish policies of major coin journals. But the issue of money within crypto journalism goes deeper than undisclosed sponsored content.
NEWS
cryptocurrencies and tokens

The Rise Of Stablecoins, With Or Without The Stability

Oct 24th, 2018
Jeff Benson
Somewhat obscured in the hubbub over Tether trading below its peg was the fact that four newer stablecoins traded above theirs. Huobi and Coinbase have since listed new stablecoins on their exchanges, injecting further uncertainty into the market.
NEWS
technology

New Blockchain Company Makes Splash Alongside Tesla In Nevada

Oct 11th, 2018
Jeff Benson
Nevada made its name on gambling, but for the past eight years the state’s governor has been betting big on tech. His enthusiasm brought Tesla and Google to the state. Now a new company is at the table.
NEWS
cryptocurrencies and tokens

SpankChain Experiments with BOOTY

Oct 5th, 2018
Jeff Benson
Don’t worry. If you made it through the title, then the rest of this article is safe for work. The token, however, isn’t.
NEWS
wallets and exchanges

Indian Exchange Bows Out, As RBI Ban Takes Toll

Sep 28th, 2018
Jeff Benson
The ban on banks engaging in cryptocurrency dealings was announced in April. Zebpay held on as long as it could.
NEWS
ecosystem

A Week After Bug Discovery, Bitcoin Network Remains Vulnerable

Sep 26th, 2018
Jeff Benson
More than a week after Bitcoin Core released a client update that addressed a denial-of-service vulnerability and consensus bug in its software, most nodes are still running old software. That’s a problem.
NEWS
opinion

How Do You Solve A Problem Like Craig Wright?

Sep 4th, 2018
Jeff Benson
In pushing for a Bitcoin Cash hard fork, Craig Wright seems to be sacrificing the potential of a functional currency so he can instead lord over an impoverished fiefdom.
NEWS
business and finance

Square Crypto Payment Patent May Put Pressure On BitPay

Aug 29th, 2018
Jeff Benson
Let’s not get too excited. It's not yet clear if it can work as promised.
NEWS
world

Australia Taps IBM To Build National Blockchain

Aug 29th, 2018
Jeff Benson
The Australian National Blockchain aims to allow the nation’s companies to more easily share legal contracts.
NEWS
cryptocurrencies and tokens

The Potential Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork, Explained

Aug 25th, 2018
Jeff Benson
Barely a year into its existence, Bitcoin Cash appears headed for a hard fork, with nChain’s Craig Wright and Bitmain’s Jihan Wu on opposite sides.
NEWS
world

Kenya Electoral Commission Eyes Blockchain Tech

Aug 21st, 2018
Jeff Benson
Blockchain technology’s promise of greater transparency may help curb future post-election violence.
NEWS
opinion

Coinbase Co-Founder: ‘Money Is The Ultimate Minimalism’

Aug 14th, 2018
Jeff Benson
Economist Tyler Cowen thinks that, thanks to digital minimalism, America is facing the death of private property and capitalism as we know it. But as Fred Ehrsam alludes to, the birth of cryptocurrency may suggest otherwise.
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ecosystem

Aragon Leaves Medium Amid Growing National Debate Over Platform-Based Censorship

Aug 10th, 2018
Jeff Benson
After Medium began censoring certain cryptocurrency posts, decentralization advocate Aragon decided to move to a new platform. Will others follow?
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law and legislation

Tezos Class Action Moves Forward After Judge Denies Motion to Dismiss

Aug 8th, 2018
Jeff Benson
Arthur and Kathleen Breitman and the Tezos Foundation are being sued by Tezos "contributors."