Marvin Dumont

Marvin Dumont is senior editor at Bitcoin.com and serves as advisor in the crypto and blockchain sectors. Marvin previously worked in investment banking and holds MPA, BBA and BA degrees from the University of Texas at Austin. Contact: marvin@bitcoin.com

Recent Articles By The Author

I Just Lost $3,500 in a Cryptocurrency Scam, and There's Nothing I Can Do

I Just Lost $3,500 in a Cryptocurrency Scam, and There's Nothing I Can Do

Not even Google can protect you from all the fraudulent websites out there designed to separate would-be crypto investors from their money.

5 Worst-Case Scenarios That Could Cause the Price of Bitcoin to Crash

5 Worst-Case Scenarios That Could Cause the Price of Bitcoin to Crash

Bitcoin may not necessarily turn out to be Tulip Bubble 2.0, but its price could take a huge tumble if these things were to happen.

Billionaire Bitcoin Backer Tim Draper Aims to Launch Blockchain Into Space

Billionaire Bitcoin Backer Tim Draper Aims to Launch Blockchain Into Space

The investor and futurist has been known to spot trends. But can the blockchain really disrupt satellite communications?

Ripple's Recent Partnerships Fuel Crypto's Massive Spike

Ripple's Recent Partnerships Fuel Crypto's Massive Spike

Over the past year, XRP has exhibited blockbuster growth rates. At the end of 2016, Ripple's per-coin price stood at just $0.006, and ended 2017 at $2.23. Overall, the digital currency's value has skyrocketed by 37,000% in that span.

Crypto Nerds Get Rich on Knowledge: An ICO Wants to Gamify Learning With Tokens

Crypto Nerds Get Rich on Knowledge: An ICO Wants to Gamify Learning With Tokens

Knowledge tokens propose to reward students and professionals immediately for their expertise, shortening the cycle time of the cash benefits of mastering a subject from years or months to just days, or even hours.