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.


Bithumb Hacked

Bithumb Acquitted of All Charges in Hack-Related Lawsuit by South Korean Court

According to a report by the Korean Economic Daily, Bithumb, one of the largest digital asset platforms in South Korea, has been acquitted of charges filed against it by one...

/ December 28, 2018 / 0 Comments
GMO Miner

Crypto Market Downturn Forces GMO Internet Group to Close its Bitcoin Mining Division

According to a document filed by GMO Internet Group, it has been confirmed that the Japan-based internet giant has decided to shut down its crypto-mining division. Through the report, the...

/ December 27, 2018 / 0 Comments
Medici Land Governance

Wyoming Partners Overstock to Put Land Records on Distributed Ledger Systems

Wyoming, a state that is famous for being blockchain friendly, has announced plans to upload its land records on a distributed ledger system. Teton County, a city in Wyoming with...

/ December 24, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Price 2019

BitPay CEO: Speculation is a Major Aspect of Bitcoin’s Value, Mass Adoption Soon

Stephan Pair, CEO of BitPay, has stated that a very large aspect of the price of Bitcoin comes from the speculation of investors concerning the adoption of blockchain technology and...

/ December 18, 2018 / 0 Comments
LinkedIn Blockchain Developer Jobs

Blockchain Developer Role is LinkedIn’s Fastest Growing U.S Job

LinkedIn just published its U.S. Emerging Jobs Report for 2018, which provided an overview of the fastest growing skills and jobs across the United States. According to the report, the...

/ December 15, 2018 / 0 Comments
Gemini App

Gemini Announces Mobile Crypto Investment App & Cryptoverse Index Fund

U.S. based Gemini Trust Company, the company behind crypto exchange platform Gemini, has launched the Gemini Mobile App, which is now available on Apple’s App Store and the Google Play...

/ December 13, 2018 / 0 Comments
Beedfledger

Australian Government Agency NTI to Adopt Blockchain for Food Supply Safety

It seems the bear market that has eaten into the value of cryptocurrencies has in no way affected the adoption of blockchain technology, as the rate at which the technology...

/ December 12, 2018 / 1 Comment
Euro Blockchain

Ripple & Others Launch Lobbying Group “Blockchain for Europe” Association

Four major blockchain companies, Ripple, EMURGO, Fetch and NEM, have formed the “Blockchain for Europe” association, which, among other things, will act as a lobbying group for European based blockchain...

/ December 10, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Mining Environment

Crypto Meltdown Forces a Significant Drop in the Prices of Mining Rigs

It would seem that the sustained slump in the global cryptocurrency market has forced suppliers of Bitcoin mining hardware all over the world to discount the prices of their machines,...

/ December 6, 2018 / 0 Comments
Calastone Blockchain

UK-Based Fund Network Calastone Will Switch to the Blockchain in 2019

Calastone, a global funds network based in London, has announced that it will be switching its entire system for fund trade clearing services completely to blockchain in 2019, Reuters reports....

/ December 5, 2018 / 0 Comments