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

Hut 8 Mining

Canadian City Plans to Cut Bitcoin Mining Power Supply to Keep Citizens Cool

Amid fear of environmental hazards resulting from the huge energy demands of cryptocurrency mining, indications are beginning to point toward the imminent...

/ September 26, 2018 / 0 Comments
Tether Report Audit

Study Reveals Tether’s (USDT) Impact on Bitcoin Price As Statistically Insignificant

A recent study has finally quashed opinions gravitating towards the impact of tether (USDT) on the price of bitcoin. Dr. Wang Chun...

/ September 25, 2018 / 0 Comments
US Congress

U.S. Congressman Drafts Bills to Develop Blockchain & Virtual Currency

Plans are ongoing to introduce new bills in the lower chamber of the legislative arm endorsing operations of blockchain technology and the...

/ September 24, 2018 / 1 Comment

Oil Giants & Banks Collaborate On Ethereum-Based Blockchain Commodity Trading Platform

A group of global banks and heavy hitters from the trading and energy sectors have jointly launched a new blockchain-based platform for...

/ September 21, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Brazil

Brazil’s Antitrust Agency Probes Major Banks On Anti Crypto Practices

Brazil’s antitrust regulator, the Administrative Council for Economic Defense (CADE) is currently running a probe into alleged monopolistic practices involving six major...

/ September 20, 2018 / 0 Comments
What is Bancor?

Ethereum Dapp Bancor Expands to EOS for Faster and Cheaper Transactions

Bancor, the third largest and valuable decentralized applications on the Ethereum network, has announced plans to expand to the EOS blockchain.. According...

/ September 19, 2018 / 0 Comments

European Central Bank: Has No Plans To Issue own Cryptocurrency

In a letter issued by the President of the European Central Bank (ECB), President Mario Draghi, has confirmed that the ECB and...

/ September 18, 2018 / 0 Comments
Diamonds on the Blockchain

Hong Kong Jeweler Plans to Track Diamonds with Blockchain

Leading Hong Kong jeweler Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group has concluded plans to use the blockchain to track diamonds, the South China...

/ September 14, 2018 / 0 Comments

U.S SEC. Penalizes Crypto Hedge Fund for Violating Securities Law

In a first disciplinary action against a crypto hedge fund, the U.S Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has issued a cease-and-desist order...

/ September 13, 2018 / 0 Comments
Gemini Dollar

Winklevoss Twins Gemini Trust: Unveils New Regulated Cryptocurrency Pegged To Us Dollar

Gemini Trust Company, the cryptocurrency exchange owned by billionaire twins Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss yesterday unveiled the Gemini dollar, the world's first...

/ September 12, 2018 / 0 Comments