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All posts by Jimmy Aki

Based in the UK, Jimmy has been following the development of blockchain for several years, and he is optimistic about its potential to democratize the financial system. Follow him on Twitter: @adejimi


Iran Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency Mining is Now An Industrial Activity in Iran

The government of Iran has officially legitimized cryptocurrency mining as industrial activity in the country, according to reports from Mehr News Agency....

/ July 30, 2019 / 0 Comments
Chainlock

Austrian Printing House Releases “Chainlock” Crypto Cold Wallet

The Austrian State Printing House (OeSD) has released a cryptocurrency cold wallet, through its subsidiary company Youniqx Identity AG. Per a press...

/ July 30, 2019 / 0 Comments
Jail

Justice Department Slams Crypto Escrow Exec Over $7 Million Fraud

The U.S. Attorney’s Office of the Southern District of New York has indicted the head of a bitcoin escrow company for defrauding...

/ July 29, 2019 / 1 Comment
Abra App Review

Abra Wallet Announces Restrictions for U.S. Customers

Abra, a top-of-the-line cryptocurrency wallet, will be taking steps to restrict Americans from accessing the entirety of its services. Abra published an update...

/ July 27, 2019 / 1 Comment
How to Invest in Bitcoin

In BTC We Trust: U.S Citizens Choose Bitcoin Over Libra 

When it boils down to choice, Americans will choose Bitcoin over Facebook's proposed currency Libra, consumer insights provider CivicScience revealed in a...

/ July 25, 2019 / 0 Comments
Litigation

Bitfinex: NY Attorney General Misled the Court in Recent Filings

iFinex and The Office of New York’s Attorney General are locked in what could be tagged as a high-profile legal dispute, and...

/ July 24, 2019 / 0 Comments
Money Laundering

Study: Money Launderers Still Prefer Fiat to Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency has had its share of detractors since the first token launched some years back. Over the years the number of detractors...

/ July 24, 2019 / 0 Comments
South Korea Blockchain

South Koreans Lost Over $2 billion to Crypto Criminals In 2 Years

South Korea is easily one of the top five crypto destinations in the world. The crypto friendliness of this Asian powerhouse has...

/ July 23, 2019 / 0 Comments
FINRA

FINRA Talks Tough: Wants Brokers to Disclose All Crypto Dealings

The American government is stepping up in its objective to monitor cryptocurrency activities, and it wants everyone to cooperate with it as...

/ July 22, 2019 / 0 Comments
China

Chinese Court Declares Bitcoin As Legal Property

The Hangzhou Internet Court ruled that Bitcoin should be classified as virtual property, which simply legalizes the ownership of Bitcoin in China....

/ July 22, 2019 / 0 Comments