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Abhi K

Technophile, cryptocurrency enthusiast and journalist.

Joined June 2019 1039 Followers

Abhi K

Former Mt. Gox CEO Will Face Fraud Lawsuit

18 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments Abhi K

On June 16, U.S. District Judge Gary Feinerman of the Northern District of Illinois ordered former Mt. Gox CEO Mark Karpeles' motion for summary judgement. The lawsuit was first filed in 2014 by Gregory Greene, a user of the exchange. Karpeles had ma...

Akon's Akon City is Moving Forward After $6 Billion Contract Signed

18 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments Abhi K

Singer, entertainer and philanthropist Akon has established a contract with a United States engineering firm KE International for the development of the next two phases of the cryptocurrency run city called Akon City. The $4 billion agreement will ha...

Ubisoft Launches Crypto Game Based on Popular Franchise, Proceeds Go to UNICEF

18 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments Abhi K

On June 17, video game publisher Ubisoft released a new cryptocurrency game based on their popular Rabbids franchise. Called Rabbids Token, the game will be launched on the Ethereum (ETH) blockchain. The proceeds collected from the game will entirely...

South Korean P2P Exchange Behind Last Week's Enormous Ethereum Transaction Fees

18 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments Abhi K

The Ethereum (ETH) network experienced two anomalous transactions last week that sparked a rise in transaction fees, with the transaction senders being unidentified. However, yesterday on June 17, South Korean peer-to-peer cryptocurrency exchange Goo...

Binance to Launch UK Trading Platform This Summer

18 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments Abhi K

Binance will launch a trading platform in the United Kingdom in the summer, according to a Reuters report on June 17. Marking yet another market that the popular exchange is attempting to tap into, the launch is expected to have 65 assets available f...

$COMP Becomes Largest Defi Token by Market Cap

17 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments Abhi K

Compound Finance’s newly launched $COMP token has quickly risen to become the largest Defi token by market cap, overtaking Maker (MKR). The introduction of the $COMP has resulted in a huge boost for the platform with nearly $80 million more in deposi...

Mayweather Backed ICO Founder Pleads Guilty

17 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments Abhi K

Robert Farkas, the co-founder of Centra Tech, has pleaded guilty to committing securities and wire fraud, the United States Justice Department announced in a press release published on June 16. Centra Tech is most well known for having professional b...

World Economic Forum Recognizes Chainlink and MakerDAO as Technology Pioneers

17 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments Abhi K

The World Economic Forum (WEF) recently identified Chainlink (LINK), MakerDAO (MKR), Lightning Labs, Elliptic, Ripio and Veridium Labs as ‘Technology Pioneers’ of 2020. The overall list consists of companies from across the world building solutions i...

59% of Companies Consider Crypto Implementation, Deloitte Survey Shows

17 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments Abhi K

Deloitte published the results of a survey conducted on major technology companies around the world, with the broad conclusion being that “doubts are fading further” with regards to blockchain technology and that is “solidly entrenched” in the busine...

ConsenSys' New Staking Service Receives Support from Big Names Like Binance and Crypto.com

17 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments Abhi K

Blockchain development company ConsenSys on June 16 announced a new staking service in preparation for Ethereum 2.0. Primarily for exchanges, custodians and wallet provides, the staking-as-a-service platform has been backed by some of the most promin...