Sirwin
Sirwin
Blockchain Auditor
Blockchain Auditor

Blockchain Auditor

The Blockchain Auditor blog is focused on accounting and audit issues related to blockchain and crypto-assets. There will be content of interest to those with an interest in topics such as accounting for cryptoassets, audit procedures related to blockchain and distributed ledger technologies, blockchain for improving audit processes, taxation of cryptoassets, and trust.


Final AutoFaucet/AutoClaim - Ain't Got Time for That?

13 Aug 2022 3 minute read 1 comment Crypto Eric

Of all the faucet sites there are out there, DutchyCorp is one of them. Pros: So many coins! So many options! Clean, active and supported chat. Although I was using faucets back in the early BTC days, I had stopped using them for many reasons. A si...

What's in Your Wallet? (How about a lawsuit?)

18 Jul 2022 1 minute read 0 comments Crypto Eric

While NFTs representing collectibles usually make all the headlines, a recent court decision in the UK shows that your legal future may include NFTs calling you to court. Sound good? Let's go. NFTs: they ain't what many think they are In a prior post...

A Tale of Two UK Television Exports to the US - Does the Castuary Make a Difference?

24 Apr 2022 3 minute read 0 comments Crypto Eric

I am a fan of British television. With my interest largely linked to British humor, and with a big focus (but not exclusively) on British panel shows, I find Youtube, BritBox, Acorn - all very helpful. Sometimes, British shows find their way to the U...

Fool Us NFTs: Noun or Verb? NFT's ain't what many think they are

11 Feb 2022 3 minute read 0 comments Crypto Eric

I am a fan of Penn & Teller and their television show "Fool Us". When the CW network said you could get free Fool Us NFTs, I said "sign me up". And with "The Big Game" this weekend, the "Puppy Bowl" is getting a lot of attention - there are Puppy Bow...

Nightmares, Failure and Trauma: Getting Real on NFTs

16 Dec 2021 3 minute read 1 comment Crypto Eric

When is an NFT not an NFT? Nonsense Funding Technology We all know NFTs (non-fungible tokens) are all the rage and people are putting millions of dollars into the rights to "own" or control or get bragging rights to some meme. But when is an NFT an N...

RELX Coin ... Looks like RELX has finally acted

16 Aug 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Crypto Eric

In a series of prior posts, I followed an airdrop that really bothered me, as they had co-opted the name of an international company, did a bounty that was extremely poorly executed, and no one seemed to do anything to stop it. I can now report that...

Another Post Whining About RELX

30 Jun 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Crypto Eric

I knew Reed Elsivier. And you, sir, are NO Reed Elsevier. I don't mean to beat this drum until it has no sound left in it, but, like Tom Brokaw, I felt the topic needed to be raised again. "Senator, you're no Jack Kennedy" was a remark made during th...

Is It a Fraud If People Don't Care? The Ongoing RELX Airdrop

8 Apr 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Crypto Eric

As the "Blockchain Auditor", it is important to me if people care about the traditional auditor (chartered accountant/certified public accountants), financial statements and disclosures, materiality, fraud, and all those underpinnings of the professi...

Chat Room Confidential: Stress and the Unofficial Chat Room Moderator

4 Apr 2021 4 minute read 0 comments Crypto Eric

Some people just want to see the world burn For a little more than a month, I have been spending more time in the chat room of the crypto faucet site Cointiply than I have spent exploring its earning opportunities. I have gained a great respect for t...

UMA - Going 10000x? But are you willing to get involved?

26 Mar 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Crypto Eric

The latest Coinbase Earn Coinbase is helping get the word about UMA out to everyone with a Coinbase account and a few minutes to watch a few videos. Reddit's r/Cryptocurrency, Publish0X and all of the similar communities are buzzing with this latest...