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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.


London Stock Exchange’s CEO Sees a Future with Blockchain Technology

Nikhil Rathil, Chief Executive Officer of the London Stock Exchange (LSE), has come out to voice his opinion on blockchain technology, which...

/ May 3, 2019 / 0 Comments
Cryptocurrency Hack

Hackers Used Microsoft Email Addresses to Steal Users’ Crypto Funds

Crypto hackers have turned their attention to Outlook, MSN and Hotmail—three email services owned by tech giant Microsoft. According to a report published...

/ May 2, 2019 / 0 Comments
Finland

Finnish Regulator Assumes Oversight of Local Crypto Companies

Finland’s Financial Supervisory Authority (FIN-FSA) has published an announcement which confirms that it would now be overseeing the registration and operations of...

/ May 2, 2019 / 0 Comments
Aston Plaza

So Much for The World’s First Bitcoin Real Estate Project: Aston Plaza in Dubai

It might be a while before you can purchase your home with any cryptocurrency at all. British news agency The Times reported on...

/ April 30, 2019 / 0 Comments
Jail

Suspected Drug Lab Operator & Crypto Money Launderer Arrested in Brazil

Police in Brazil has apprehended a suspect who is believed to have operated a clandestine drug lab, laundering the proceeds using cryptocurrencies....

/ April 26, 2019 / 0 Comments
Brave Ads

Brave Launches Ads Program but is it Sustainable?

Per a notice published on its official website, decentralized browser Brave has announced the launch of Brave Ads, a program that rewards...

/ April 26, 2019 / 0 Comments
North Korea Crypto

Bittrex Clears the Air on the Flagged North Korean Users on its Platform

In a statement posted on its Twitter account on April 22, popular cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex has debunked the claims from the New...

/ April 24, 2019 / 0 Comments
Jail

10 Years: Santa Clara Judge Passes the First SIM Swapping Sentence in America

A Santa Clara judge has sentenced a college student to 10 years in prison after he was found guilty of stealing millions...

/ April 24, 2019 / 0 Comments
Ransomware

Ransomware Becoming More Lucrative. Is Paypal’s Product the Solution?

As crypto adoption increases, the industry becomes attractive to fraudsters. Perhaps, one of the most active sets of criminals that have plagued...

/ April 23, 2019 / 0 Comments
Rakuten

Rakuten Opens Selective Registration for Its Cryptocurrency Wallet

Japanese e-commerce platform Rakuten has begun processing applications for account opening on Rakuten Wallet, its newly-launched crypto wallet platform, per an official...

/ April 18, 2019 / 0 Comments