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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.


Other than Crypto, What's Flying High? (It's a plane, it's a blimp, it's the President!)

7 Mar 2021 4 minute read 1 comment Crypto Eric

What's that in the sky? I live underneath a common landing pattern for our local airport for our regional capital city. Our airport is used for commercial flights, for military flights, and the fleet for our nation's leader also uses our airport for...

Airdrops Printer Go Brrrrr! Cloning Projects for Fast Money

2 Mar 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Crypto Eric

If you have followed my prior postings on an airdrop in progress (or NOT in progress, depending how you look at it): Anatomy of a New Token Offering - What Do You Think? Scam or "High Quality Project": 22,000 Telegram Members Get a Show then you know...

Scam or "High Quality Project": 22,000 Telegram Members Get a Show

1 Mar 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Crypto Eric

Around a week ago, I wrote about an emerging token offering that was about to do an air drop for those in its bounty program. I did not want to explicitly provide my opinion on its veracity, although I pointed out that the organizational name and bra...

Anatomy of a New Token Offering - What Do You Think?

24 Feb 2021 3 minute read 0 comments Crypto Eric

I have been following a new token offering. I have no stake in it whatsoever, so you will find no affiliate link, and this is absolutely not a recommendation. But if you have not followed this process before, it lets you follow one from its earliest...

Noise.cash adds Search

17 Feb 2021 1 minute read 1 comment Crypto Eric

Noise.cash is a micro-blogging site that rewards participants with BCH, which users then use to tip posters. The granted tips can be shared anywhere from 20-80 to 80-20 (poster/tipper). The tips are immediately sent to the tipper's or poster's BCH wa...

Understanding Blockchain Fundamentals: OriginStamp as Learning Tool

17 Feb 2021 3 minute read 0 comments Crypto Eric

Learn about blockchain technologies with OriginStamp How does blockchain support information integrity? Can blockchain - even the Bitcoin blockchain - be used for purposes other than simply tracking how much BTC you or I hold? What in the world is a...

3 Reasons the Bitcoin Blockchain Isn't the Expert Accountant's Audit Trail

13 Feb 2021 1 minute read 2 comments Crypto Eric

A recent tweet said this about Bitcoin and the Bitcoin blockchain: “btc is open-source and decentralized. the public bitcoin blockchain is a permanent record for audit by anyone. it contains every btc transaction throughout the entire history of the...

Forget Lambos; Now it's MODEL3s

9 Feb 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Crypto Eric

OK. We're watching BTC continue its climb. A friend who had 5 BTC back when it was $500 would ask "When Lambo?" And now, as we are a stone throw away from $50000, his Lambo is so much closer. But CoinMarketCap has decided to drop its joke about a Wal...

Super Bowl 55 (LV) and Believe It Or Not! When TV theme songs transcend their shows

8 Feb 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Crypto Eric

An estimated 148 million viewers watched the Super Bowl yesterday. Congratulations to those who follow Mr. Brady and to my many colleagues in the Tampa Bay area, and my sympathy to Kansas City fans. Of course, many of us, as is traditional, watched n...

The Incorruptible Audit Trail (A Brief History)

4 Feb 2021 3 minute read 0 comments Crypto Eric

On the shoulders of others When we look at Blockchain, the (networks of) global, public, transparent, cryptographically-supported audit trail(s) that undergirds Bitcoin and its followers, we paean Satoshi Nakamoto, the name that appears on the Bitcoi...