Timothy Craig

Timothy Craig
Edinburgh, U.K.

Timothy Craig

Assistant Editor
Edinburgh, U.K.
Tim Craig has a background in psychology and is particularly interested in proof-of-work algorithms and decentralized finance. He hopes cryptocurrencies and DeFi can help recreate traditional financial systems with fair and equal access for everyone.
  • “XRP to Hit $589”: How a Fake Simpsons Screenshot Fooled Ripple Bulls

    Analysis

    Although the Simpsons writers dedicated an episode to cryptocurrency in 2020, the XRP price prediction doesn’t actually exist.  Ripple Bulls Get Bamboozled A fake Simpsons screenshot has tricked unassuming Ripple...

  • Forget Play-to-Earn—Factory NFTs Are the New Crypto Gaming Meta 

    Analysis

    Crypto Briefing goes deep on three up-and-coming crypto games using “factory NFTs” to drive adoption and lower the barrier to entry.  The Current State of Crypto Gaming Crypto gaming is...

  • Stablecoin Reserves Must Be “Publicly Transparent”: Jerome Powell

    People

    Jerome Powell, Christine Lagarde, Ravi Menon, and Agustín Carstens shared their thoughts on several topics, including DeFi regulation, stablecoins, and central bank digital currencies.  Fed Chair Talks Stablecoins The Federal...

  • Crypto Regulation Is Coming. Which Tokens Could Be Affected? 

    Analysis

    Several crypto projects could face enforcement action under recently proposed regulatory guidelines. U.S. Moves Toward Crypto Regulation The U.S. government is getting to grips with digital asset regulation. In recent...

  • The Dollar Is at a 20-Year High. That’s Bad News for Bitcoin

    Markets

    Bitcoin and the broader crypto market are struggling to stay above their June lows due to renewed strength from the dollar. BTC Down as DXY Rallies Bitcoin is battling against...

  • Algorand Is Outperforming After a 15% Jump. Here’s Why

    Markets

    Algorand is one of only a handful of cryptocurrencies in the green after the Federal Reserve raised U.S. interest rates by 75 basis points yesterday. Algorand Defies the Market Algorand...

  • Could the New House Stablecoin Bill Kill FRAX and DAI?

    Analysis

    The legislation comes in response to the May collapse of the algorithmically-backed TerraUSD stablecoin.  U.S. Proposes Stablecoin Regulation  House lawmakers are taking a step toward regulating stablecoins. A new bill...

  • Is Bitcoin’s Biggest Bull Getting Cold Feet?

    Analysis

    The MicroStrategy co-founder announced the company had bought another 301 Bitcoin for approximately $6 million earlier today. MicroStrategy Buys More Bitcoin  Michael Saylor is accumulating more of his favorite digital...