Friday Reading

Happy Friday!
Since our Wednesday news update, a number of readers have reached out, interested to learn more about the bitcoin girl. If you recall what we mentioned- iQiyi, the Netflix equivalent of China, is currently airing an ongoing documentary that follows a bitcoin enthusiast in China who is looking to survive 21 days in Beijing merely on 0.21 bitcoin, without any help or donations. She is living on the equivalent of $1300, which is a not insignificant amount in China, as you can purchase a bowl of noodles for just $1.
The real challenge is, will people accept bitcoin?
TL:DR- bitcoin usage adoption in China is still there, may be higher than the US
This documentary was eye-opening to us in terms of the level of bitcoin adoption and crypto happenings in some of China’s largest tech-forward cities. We decided to share with you some of the bitcoin girl’s adventures below.
🍵 He You Bing’s Bitcoin Challenge
He You Bing is not the challenger’s real name. It’s a nickname, wit...


Want to see more?
Join our subscription for just $150 a year, or less than $13 a month, to get access to all the unique Asia content and resources, latest in-depth analysis breaking down the most important Asia crypto happenings, exclusive conference calls with industry insiders such as Kyle Samani,  and access to all our interviews with the most influential people in the Asia crypto industry.


Read alongside with the founders and members of Scalar Capital, Sequoia Capital,  renown journalists from the New York Times, TechCrunch, The Information, founders and management teams from the top US and Asia technology and blockchain companies including Tencent, Alibaba, Cryptokitties, ConsenSys and Coinbase.

Our analysis and insights have been featured in Forbes, South China Morning Post, Hackernoon, TechCrunch, The Information and more.




Image result for cointelegraph logo

Sign Up Below and Get Immediate Access

Annual Subscription for $150 a Year

Here are some awfully nice things that our subscribers are saying:

I've been following your newsletter for a while now and I've learned so much about China, Korea, Japan, so the news has been super helpful.

Benny Giang, co-founder of Cryptokitties and Fortune Cat

[Global Coin Research] differentiate themselves by reporting on daily news out of Asia and translate some of the media reports directly.

- Linda Xie, co-founder of Scalar Capital

I've been reading your newsletter for a while and I find it really informative! You do a really good job of summarizing what's going on in Asia news, which I have not been able to find elsewhere. I especially enjoyed the Tencent/JD/Alibaba analysis!

Kartik Talwar, Partner at A. Capital

To learn more about our premium plan, go here

%d bloggers like this: