Kevin Callaway

Kevin Callaway was born and raised in Southern California. His essays have appeared in numerous print journals around the US. He enjoys hiking, photography, languages, boardgames, music and cooking. He can be found online at kevincallaway.com

Joined May 2019 44 Followers

Kevin Callaway

I turned my bottles and cans into Bitcoin . . . and you can too!

4 Jun 2019 5 minute read Kevin Callaway $2.89 tipped

I've been recycling for a while now. I collect bottles, cans and plastic bottles - store them in my handy dandy recycle cans - bag them and take it to the local recycling center. Generally, I deposit the cash and or use it as money for buying small t...

Can Smart Contracts and Blockchain tech improve Notary Public ledgers?

2 Jun 2019 5 minute read Kevin Callaway $1.60 tipped

  A few years ago, I was looking for work and willing to do anything. I ended up working in a warehouse – but never stopped searching for other sources of income. Becoming a notary public came across my table, and I thought, “hmm here’s something eas...

Crypto Communities, Collaboration, and Content Creation

28 May 2019 2 minute read Kevin Callaway $1.42 tipped

  I guess I could say I was always “lucky” with cryptocurrency. I knew about Bitcoin back in the day, around 2011, but never paid much attention to it. However, the idea of cryptocurrencies stayed in my mind. I was intrigued by a currency which was b...

Are We Setting the Cryptocurrency Market Up For a Total Failure of Value?

26 May 2019 3 minute read Kevin Callaway $0.79 tipped

Are we setting the cryptocurrency market up for a total failure of value?   At the time of this writing, there are over 1150 different ERC20 Ethereum tokens on the market, with more being added each day. In total, there are more than 2200 different c...

The Zero Carbon Project – Tackling climate change with Blockchain Technology

24 May 2019 2 minute read Kevin Callaway $0.57 tipped

As you may have guessed, I like to do research into green energy blockchain solutions and projects. You can check out my previous dives into other green energy blockhain projects here and here.   In today’s blog, I’d like to feature the Zero Carbon P...

Publish0x - 5 Suggestions for UI/UX Improvements

18 May 2019 6 minute read Kevin Callaway $0.24 tipped

I've been using Publish0x for two weeks now, and I must say that I have enjoyed it immensely. More than any of my other attempts at blogging, I've found blogging here on Publish0x has given me more motivation than ever before to blog. Obviously the i...

Investing in Precious Metals – Should you do it with Crypto?

16 May 2019 3 minute read Kevin Callaway $0.89 tipped

When I began investing in precious metals, I did so with the hope that “storing” my fiat in a semi-liquid, appreciable asset, would not only allow me to grow my wealth in a steady manner, but invest in something that would retain value. Even in the e...

The Sun Exchange - Investing in Renewable Energy with Bitcoin

14 May 2019 3 minute read Kevin Callaway $0.61 tipped

  Wasted Time, Wasted Sun    I like many others, am always looking for ways to grow my money - be it through investing,  appreciating assets, or diversifying my revenue streams. But the one area I have never found a good solution for wealth growth in...

Lazy Legislation - Will Blockchain Tech and Cryptocurrency Make Us More Secure?

12 May 2019 2 minute read Kevin Callaway $0.23 tipped

  A More Secure Energy Grid?    While researching my previous post, I ran across a few articles from Coindesk dealing with the United States Department of Energy funding research into blockchain security for energy grids. I was intrigued, because it...

SunContract and WePower- The Green Energy Markets of the Future

11 May 2019 2 minute read Kevin Callaway $1.18 tipped

  It all started....   ...about a week ago. I was perusing a list of ERC20 tokens, looking for who-knows-what and I ran across SunContract.  The name immediately piqued my interest. “What could this be?”, I thought. So I immediately set out to do som...