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A Crypto Journey
A Crypto Journey

A Crypto Journey

Here we exchange news, views and reviews on developments in the crypto space.


If $10 million lands in your lap by mistake, what would you do?

30 Aug 2022 2 minute read 26 comments I-HODL

My friends, be honest, if someone accidentally gives you millions of dollars when they only owed you $100, would you tap them on the shoulder and say, hey, you probably overpaid me or will you go screaming all the way to the bank? I'm going to go out...

Ava Labs team kicks into damage control following Crypto Leaks allegations

29 Aug 2022 3 minute read 3 comments I-HODL

The value of the layer 1 Avalanche token, AVAX, has been on a pretty wild seesaw these past 24 hours, following allegations by self-proclaimed whistleblower Crypto Leaks that crypto lawyer Roche Freedman was paid a handsome sum in tokens and equity t...

It's not quite Black Friday, but there's a crypto sale on

27 Aug 2022 2 minute read 11 comments I-HODL

Guys, yesterday I had to check my calendar a few times just to confirm that it wasn't actually Friday the 13th. I mean, the deals in crypto were astounding! I was giddy. I was like one of those shoppers who, back in the day, would overnight outside W...

"You have nothing to lose but your barbed wire fences"- Pt. 1

26 Aug 2022 4 minute read 6 comments I-HODL

My friends, the story of Bitcoin today makes for a good Netflix documentary, doesn't it? Not the story of an exchange with a disappearing CEO, mind you, but the story of the cryptocurrency itself- its successes where predecessors have failed and the...

Are Fears of a Mt Gox BTC Liquidation FUD or something more?

25 Aug 2022 4 minute read 3 comments I-HODL

In June 2011, Bitcoin had crashed momentarily to trade on at least one exchange for $0.01 before jumping back to $13. Don't believe me? Well, I've got receipts. And a lot of what happened more than ten years ago can have implications for the world of...

SudoRare Scam- Gullible Investors Miss The Writing on The Wall

24 Aug 2022 2 minute read 0 comments I-HODL

My friends, these past few days I've been adding to my Bitcoin holdings because, well, in the world of cryptocurrency, you can't go wrong with BTC, and I've been mulling over developments in the market. It's just a few weeks ahead of The Merge over o...

Crypto Exchange Bitstamp Turns 11 and BendDAO faces a bankrun

22 Aug 2022 4 minute read 2 comments I-HODL

Hello, my friends, it's a new work week and this is the trending news in the world of crypto: Cryptocurrency exchange Bitstamp celebrates its 11th birthday Dogecoin founders at odds again Decentralized protocol BendDAO faces a bankrun Crypto critic...

Welp, I Crave Privacy!

20 Aug 2022 3 minute read 5 comments I-HODL

So guys, listen, I like my privacy, this is a default that I have. And I'm guessing that many of you do too, right? Like most times when I use the Internet, I try to have some form of privacy on. I go in incognito or I use Brave with Tor, as a defaul...

Catching Falling Knives as Crypto Markets Turn Red

19 Aug 2022 4 minute read 2 comments I-HODL

This morning, guys, I woke up to a market that was as red as the apple that Adam and Eve ate.  It was a bloodbath. Bitcoin was down 9.2% in the past 24 hours, ETH was down 8.4%, some altcoins were down as much as 19.3%, and there were articles about...

New study points to instances of alleged insider trading at Coinbase

18 Aug 2022 4 minute read 2 comments I-HODL

My friends, if you've been trading in crypto for some time, you'd have heard of the Coinbase Effect. As crypto legend would have it, the Coinbase Effect means that any project identified for listing by the trading platform, Coinbase Global, would ins...