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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.


Cryptopia Hack

Hackers Have Cashed Out $3.2 Million in Tokens From the Cryptopia Hack

A report on the recent Cryptopia hack shows the attack might be worse than we thought. Per a tweet published by blockchain analytics firm...

/ February 11, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bakkt

Warning: Impersonators Create Fake Bakkt Website to Steal Bitcoin

According to a report from news outlet CoinDesk, criminals are impersonating Bitcoin futures exchange platform Bakkt. The impersonation is reportedly being done...

/ February 9, 2019 / 0 Comments
Litigation

Winklevoss Twins Ordered to Pay Charlie Shrem’s Legal Fees in Ongoing Court Battle

Another twist has occurred in the ongoing case between the Winklevoss Twins and Charlie Shreem. Earlier this week, Judge Jed S. Rakoff...

/ February 9, 2019 / 0 Comments
Philippines Cryptocurrency

Philippine Regulators Develop Operational Guidelines for ICOs

According to a press release published by the Asia Blockchain and Crypto Association (ABACA) on February 4, the government of the Philippines,...

/ February 6, 2019 / 0 Comments
Litigation

Crypto Investor Sues Investment Firm Over $2 Million of Worthless Ethereum Tokens

A cryptocurrency investor is suing an investment firm for giving him advice that led to the loss of his investment. Per a...

/ February 6, 2019 / 0 Comments
Jobs Trump Shutdown

Labor Department Says 304,000 Jobs Created in Jan 2019 Despite Trump’s Shutdown

According to a report published earlier this week by the United States Department of Labor, employers all over the U.S. were able...

/ February 2, 2019 / 0 Comments
Spotify Gimlet Media

Why Is Music Streaming Giant Spotify Spending $230 Million on a Podcast Company?

In a move that shows the increased significance of the podcast industry, a recent report from the Wall Street Journal revealed that...

/ February 2, 2019 / 0 Comments
Vice Media

Vice Media Follows Huffington Post & BuzzFeed: Lays Off 10% of Staff as Revenue Slows

The brutal wave sweeping through the digital media industry seems to be showing no signs of slowing down, and Vice Media is...

/ February 2, 2019 / 0 Comments
Ledger Live Mobile App

Hardware Wallet Company Ledger Launches “Ledger Live” Mobile App

According to a published blog post on its official site, Ledger, one of the most popular cryptocurrency hardware wallets in the world,...

/ January 30, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bittorrent Token Sale

BitTorrent Token Sale Raises $7.2 Million in Just 15 Minutes

According to Justin Sun, founder and Chief Executive Officer of TRON (TRX), the public sale of BitTorrent tokens (dubbed BTT by its...

/ January 30, 2019 / 0 Comments