A Crypto Journey
A Crypto Journey

A Crypto Journey

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

A Caribbean Party in the Metaverse

31 Jan 2022 3 minute read 2 comments I-HODL

So guys, have you heard? The Caribbean islands, St Vincent and the Grenadines, are planning to bring the Carnival experience to the metaverse in 2022. Now how cool is that? If you don't know what Carnival is, it's not the regular fair with ferris whe...

Growing rich on SHIB

31 Oct 2021 1 minute read 1 comment I-HODL

Guys, it's been a while since we last chatted, hasn't it? And a lot's been taking place. Since my last post, Ethereum protocol CREAM Finance suffered a US$130 million hack, Solana and AXS soared to new all time highs, Facebook announced plans to re-b...

Netflix: Trust No One

10 Oct 2021 5 minute read 4 comments I-HODL

Welcome to the world of crypto paranoia. Many of us live and breathe it every day. Trust no one. Do not rely on exchange trading volumes, they may be inflated. Beware of influencers who may be shilling projects. Developers can rug pull. NFT projects...

A look at the MoneyGram-Stellar Partnership

9 Oct 2021 3 minute read 3 comments I-HODL

  Guys, this past week we heard reports of cross-border payments giant MoneyGram International Inc. ramping up its crypto game and working with the  Stellar Development Foundation for the instant transfer of Circle's USDC stablecoin, right? And we sa...

Traditional banks concede: Crypto too big to ignore

5 Oct 2021 2 minute read 1 comment I-HODL

Okay, guys, the banks are moving again. And this time around, even more of them are throwing up the white flag and conceding the fight in their latest bout with Bitcoin. On Monday, Bank of America, one of the worlds leading financial institutions, la...

Bitcoin to be made legal in Brazil

5 Oct 2021 2 minute read 3 comments I-HODL

So guys, did you hear? Brazil is about to bite the bullet or... in this case... Bitcoin.   According to several media reports, the South American nation is about to vote on a cryptocurrency regulation bill which, once passed, would make it legal for...

Shib Action- Coin pumps 76% after Elon Musk Tweet

5 Oct 2021 1 minute read 37 comments I-HODL

So guys, word on the streets is Shiba Inu was the big dog in town today, reaching a daily high of 76% and trending on Twitter and Google perhaps more than the grand shutdown of Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram. So what caused the price of the coins to s...

Crypto giveaways compound losses on crypto marketplace

4 Oct 2021 4 minute read 10 comments I-HODL

Guys, do y'all remember that wild song that was on Instagram a while back? You about to lose yo' job! Well, I guess somebody at Compound's currently on the hunt for a new job, and I'm thinking they can hardly look to their former employer for a refer...

Solana scandal as scammers sell emoji NFTs

3 Oct 2021 3 minute read 4 comments I-HODL

There's been another case of the old bait and switcheroo, guys, this time on the Solana network. According to reports, a scammer, operating under the name, Iconics, sold more than 2,000 NFTs for an approximate value of $138,000. The guy promised beau...

The IMF is back with warning bells

3 Oct 2021 4 minute read 4 comments I-HODL

  The International Monetary Fund (IMF), the world's financial firefighter, known in some quarters for pummeling flames with streams of water so hard that sometimes those in trouble escape the flames but are drowned by the deluge, is back again, this...