Thomas Simms

Thomas is a British reporter who loves all things breaking news and crypto. When out of the office, he also likes backgammon and gin.

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Hodler’s Digest
Ethereum completes the Istanbul hard fork, analysts warn “the halvening” will be a non-event, and research suggests crypto will replace fiat by 2030.
Ethereum Hard Fork Live, Stolen ETH Moved, ‘Hodlers Are Insane’: Hodler’s Digest, Dec. 2–8
Thomas Simms
2019-12-08T21:04:00+00:00
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Hodler’s Digest
Upbit confirms 342,000 ETH has been stolen, Russia considers a ban on crypto payments, and five crypto exchanges close in China.
$50M of ETH Stolen, ‘Rare Opportunity’ for BTC: Hodler’s Digest, Nov. 25–Dec. 1
Thomas Simms
2019-12-01T19:44:00+00:00
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Hodler’s Digest
Binance and Bithumb deny their Shanghai offices have been raided by Chinese police, and Bitcoin completely wipes out the gains from its October rally.
Binance Denies Police Raid, Bitcoin Wipeout, Facebook ‘Stupid’: Hodler’s Digest, Nov. 18–24
Thomas Simms
2019-11-24T20:26:00+00:00
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Hodler’s Digest
All the latest from BlockShow Asia 2019, including mixed messages on crypto regulation and hard truths about token prices.
BlockShow Asia, Bitcoin Crash Warning, India Delays Crypto Ban: Hodler’s Digest, Nov. 11–17
Thomas Simms
2019-11-17T18:35:00+00:00
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Hodler’s Digest
Russia plans new law that would allow police to confiscate BTC, and China scraps plan to ban cryptocurrency mining.
Russian Crypto Plot, China Mining U-Turn, Lottery Winner’s BTC Gamble: Hodler’s Digest, Nov. 4–10
Thomas Simms
2019-11-10T22:17:00+00:00
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Hodler’s Digest
BitMEX’s Twitter account is hacked after user emails leaked, and the CEO of a crypto exchange loses the password to a Bitcoin cold wallet.
BitMEX Chaos, Cold Wallet Calamity, Germany Hates Crypto: Hodler’s Digest, Oct. 28–Nov. 3
Thomas Simms
2019-11-03T17:52:00+00:00
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Hodler’s Digest
Bitcoin hits a five-month low and clocks 36% daily gains in a single week, and Congress unconvinced after Zuckerberg showdown.
Bitcoin Madness, Zuckerberg in Congress, China’s Blockchain Plans: Hodler’s Digest, Oct 21–27
Thomas Simms
2019-10-27T18:57:00+00:00
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Hodler’s Digest
Cointelegraph has been blocked in Russia, and Telegram’s legal showdown with the SEC has been delayed until February.
Libra Surprise, Telegram Drama, Cointelegraph Blocked: Hodler’s Digest, Oct 14–20
Thomas Simms
2019-10-20T18:25:00+01:00
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