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


ShapeShift CEO: Facebook’s Libra Can Replace Any Fiat Currency

CEO and founder of crypto exchange ShapeShift, Erik Vorhees believes Facebook’s Libra is superior to and can effectively replace any fiat currency...

/ June 20, 2019 / 0 Comments
The Fall of Bitmain

Bitmain In Legal Spat With Ex-Employees Over Non-Compete Agreement

Bitmain, one of the largest manufacturers of cryptocurrency mining equipment, seems to be in the midst of a legal battle with a...

/ June 18, 2019 / 0 Comments

Tomorrow We Find out the Details about Facebook’s Cryptocurrency

Over the past few months, the global crypto community has been kept on high alert thanks to the seemingly never-ending rumors of...

/ June 17, 2019 / 0 Comments
South Korea Blockchain

South Korea: Exchanges Will Now Accept Liability for Hacks Regardless of Who is at Fault

Running cryptocurrency exchanges could be a profitable venture, but there’s always the risk of a cyber attack. This is a general trend...

/ June 17, 2019 / 1 Comment

Lithuania Joins the Fray: Set to Introduce Stringent Crypto Regulations

Earlier this week, local news agency Delfi reported that the country is working on implementing sweeping new regulations for cryptocurrency transactions, and...

/ June 17, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Mining Environment

African Insurance Firm Ends Cover for Crypto Mining Hardware

Old Mutual Insurance, a Pan-African insurance firm, has announced that it won’t be offering insurance cover for cryptocurrency mining tools anymore. The company’s...

/ June 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

ZCash Owners Embroiled in $2 Million Lawsuit over Unpaid Stock

The developers of privacy-focused cryptocurrency ZCash (ZEC) is facing a legal challenge over defaults in making stock payments. Two weeks ago, an...

/ June 13, 2019 / 1 Comment
Iran Cryptocurrency

Iran to Crypto Miners: Pay Full Price on the Power You Consume

Iranian crypto miners and traders may have to pay the full price for their electricity usage anytime soon. This is in line...

/ June 10, 2019 / 0 Comments

GateHub Wallet Hack: Users Lose $10 Million in Recent XRP Heist

Hackers have reportedly stolen nearly $10 million worth of Ripple (XRP) from about 100 XRP ledger wallets on GateHub, as reported in...

/ June 7, 2019 / 2 Comments
Facebook Blockchain

Dutch Media Mogul Drags Facebook to Court Over Fake Crypto Ads

Dutch billionaire John De Mol, one of the most successful media tycoons in the Netherlands, has filed a lawsuit against Facebook for...

/ June 6, 2019 / 0 Comments