Erik is a former editor of The Iconist. He has been based in Seoul since 2005, working with and covering Korea's tech giants and startups. In the last couple of years he has participated in multiple blockchain projects from Asia. Erik's fascination with technology began when he was seven years old and got an already out of date Commodore 64 as a Christmas present. He now uses it to mine Bitcoin and is hoping to validate a block by 2045.