A Crypto Journey
A Crypto Journey

A Crypto Journey

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

Hackers Play Hide and Seek with Stolen Axie Infinity Funds

16 Apr 2022 6 minute read 14 comments I-HODL

Okay guys, let's discuss the North Korean hacker group, Lazarus, identified as the ones responsible for the recent $625 million Axie Infinity exploit. It appears that the group, led by the intelligence agency, Reconnaissance General Bureau in North K...

As Elon Musk's Twitter wars continue, Charles Hoskinson enters the chat

15 Apr 2022 4 minute read 11 comments I-HODL

Guys, there's never a dull moment in the cryptosphere, is there? Yesterday, even as we sat back with bated breath, following our favorite billionaire Elon Musk's proposed Twitter takeover, an offer of $54.20 per share which has been met with some ang...

Coinbase under Scrutiny

14 Apr 2022 2 minute read 10 comments I-HODL

Guys, it appears as though prominent cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is under a bit of scrutiny this week following allegations of insider trading. These allegations surfaced after the owner of an ETH wallet spent $400,000 on a number of tokens mere...

I Like Crypto, Does This Make Me A Psychopath?

12 Apr 2022 3 minute read 5 comments I-HODL

Guys, I'm sorry, it's taken me some time to bring an update to you this morning. I was sitting and penning  a short note to the team of Australian professors who recently published a study labelling people like me who like cryptocurrency as impulsive...

My Coinbase Account was Compromised- Time to strengthen Those Passwords

11 Apr 2022 6 minute read 21 comments I-HODL

Guys, this morning I received an email notification from the Coinbase Security team alerting me to the fact that my account had been compromised, and before we discuss, I'd like to share three screenshot images that comprise a portion of that email w...

Honduras Prospera Adopts Bitcoin as Legal Tender, Madeira Waives Taxes

8 Apr 2022 3 minute read 2 comments I-HODL

Guys, news coming out of the Bitcoin 2022 Conference in Miami, Florida this past week has certainly been exciting and, as is becoming the norm, more and more countries are promising to shake things up in the world of cryptocurrency. Let's get into it...

Banks consider introducing Zelle at retail stores, here's why you shouldn't fall for it

8 Apr 2022 5 minute read 7 comments I-HODL

As the cryptocurrency revolution continues to gain momentum with more and more people around the world recognizing and embracing the concept of a trustless, decentralized financial payment system that is not controlled by governments or institutions,...

Taro Protocol to enable stablecoin payments across Bitcoin's Lightning Network

6 Apr 2022 3 minute read 0 comments I-HODL

Guys, a few days ago, I did an interbank transfer- my recipient was not accepting cryptocurrency- and it took 24 hours to transfer funds from my account to theirs. Previously, an attempt to transfer funds via PayPal was stopped because of its arrange...

UK to embrace stablecoin as EU introduces crypto regulation and US makes $34 million crypto bust

5 Apr 2022 4 minute read 8 comments I-HODL

So guys, while the European Union was introducing more stringent regulation at the end of March aimed at clamping down on anonymous cryptocurrency transactions in its member economies, the United Kingdom was putting in its bid to be the hub for innov...

Villain or Vilified: A Closer Look at QuadrigaCX co-founder Michael Patryn

4 Apr 2022 6 minute read 0 comments I-HODL

Guys, after watching the much anticipated Netflix documentary, Trust No One: The Hunt for the Crypto King, I've been thinking about QuadrigaCX co-founder, Michael Patryn and the allegations that have been swirling about his name. And even though, as...