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Felipe Erazo

Born in Colombia, Felipe earned a degree in journalism at the University of Chile with the highest honor in the overall ranking and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Social Communication. He is a writer with more than nine years of experience, first in the Forex field and later in the crypto industry as an analyst/news junkie. Among his interest topics include human rights, decentralization, financial markets, geopolitics, sports, and new technologies. An inveterate traveler, and always attracted to a good plate of food.

DDoS Attackers Return With Massive Extortion Campaigns in the Wake of Bitcoin Prices Surging
DDoS Attackers Return With Massive Extortion Campaigns in the Wake of Bitcoin Prices Surging
Panamanian Lawmakers to Hold Discussions on Regulating Cryptocurrencies in the Country
Panamanian Lawmakers to Hold Discussions on Regulating Cryptocurrencies in the Country
Japanese Police Arrest 30 People for Allegedly Having Exchanged Stolen Cryptos From the 2018 Coincheck Hack
Japanese Police Arrest 30 People for Allegedly Having Exchanged Stolen Cryptos From the 2018 Coincheck Hack
Montana County to Hold Public Hearings on Zoning Rules for Crypto Miners Amid Growing Complaints
Montana County to Hold Public Hearings on Zoning Rules for Crypto Miners Amid Growing Complaints
Privacy-Centric Cryptocurrency Firo Suffers 51% Attack on Its Network
Privacy-Centric Cryptocurrency Firo Suffers 51% Attack on Its Network
Thai Financial Watchdog Asks Local Crypto Exchange to Fix Issues After Three Massive Outages
Thai Financial Watchdog Asks Local Crypto Exchange to Fix Issues After Three Massive Outages
Enjin Coin Becomes the First Gaming Cryptocurrency Approved by Japanese Regulators
Enjin Coin Becomes the First Gaming Cryptocurrency Approved by Japanese Regulators
Robbers Take $450K From a Tether Trader During an In-Person Transaction in Hong Kong — Second Incident in 2021
Robbers Take $450K From a Tether Trader During an In-Person Transaction in Hong Kong — Second Incident in 2021
Dubai Financial Watchdog to Release Consultation Papers for a Crypto Regulatory Framework
Dubai Financial Watchdog to Release Consultation Papers for a Crypto Regulatory Framework
Analyst Lyn Alden Says Ethereum Is Still an 'Unfinished Project'
Analyst Lyn Alden Says Ethereum Is Still an 'Unfinished Project'
Major Darknet Marketplace for Stolen Cards Shuts Down After Making Over $1 Billion in Bitcoin
Major Darknet Marketplace for Stolen Cards Shuts Down After Making Over $1 Billion in Bitcoin
Bithumb CEO Predicts Only Four to Seven South Korean Crypto Exchanges Will Survive New Rules
Bithumb CEO Predicts Only Four to Seven South Korean Crypto Exchanges Will Survive New Rules
European Parliament Petitioned to Create Crypto Crime Compensation Fund
European Parliament Petitioned to Create Crypto Crime Compensation Fund
Ecuadorian Presidential Candidate Proposes a National Cryptocurrency but It Won't Replace the Dollar
Ecuadorian Presidential Candidate Proposes a National Cryptocurrency but It Won't Replace the Dollar
Bahamas-Based Deltec Bank Holds a 'Large' Bitcoin Position
Bahamas-Based Deltec Bank Holds a 'Large' Bitcoin Position
French Programmer Sent Bitcoin Donations to Far-Right Activists Who Participated in the US Capitol Riots
French Programmer Sent Bitcoin Donations to Far-Right Activists Who Participated in the US Capitol Riots
Venezuelan President Maduro Promises 2021 Will Be the Year to Boost Usage of Petro
Venezuelan President Maduro Promises 2021 Will Be the Year to Boost Usage of Petro
CEO Sentenced to 18-Month Jail Term for Accepting Bitcoin Bribes to List a Cryptocurrency
CEO Sentenced to 18-Month Jail Term for Accepting Bitcoin Bribes to List a Cryptocurrency
Crypto Mining Hardware Manufacturer Whatsminer Plans to Launch Public Offering in the US
Crypto Mining Hardware Manufacturer Whatsminer Plans to Launch Public Offering in the US
Coinbase Issues a Public Apology to EU and UK Customers — Did Not Address Its Global Issues
Coinbase Issues a Public Apology to EU and UK Customers — Did Not Address Its Global Issues
Survey: The Number of US Financial Advisors Allocating to Crypto in Client Portfolios Jumped 49% in 2020
Survey: The Number of US Financial Advisors Allocating to Crypto in Client Portfolios Jumped 49% in 2020
US President-Elect Biden to Nominate MIT Blockchain Professor Gary Gensler as SEC Chairman
US President-Elect Biden to Nominate MIT Blockchain Professor Gary Gensler as SEC Chairman
Publicly-Listed Lottery Company to Buy $14.4M Worth of Bitcoin Mining Machines
Publicly-Listed Lottery Company to Buy $14.4M Worth of Bitcoin Mining Machines
New Zealand Watchdog Issues Warning on Crypto Investments Following Bitcoin's Latest Price Drop
New Zealand Watchdog Issues Warning on Crypto Investments Following Bitcoin's Latest Price Drop
State-Backed Agricultural Bank of China Launches the First Digital Yuan ATMs
State-Backed Agricultural Bank of China Launches the First Digital Yuan ATMs
UK Government Asks Crypto Industry to Provide Insights on Its Regulatory Approach
UK Government Asks Crypto Industry to Provide Insights on Its Regulatory Approach
Central Washington Raises Concerns Over Possible Bitcoin Mining Boom
Central Washington Raises Concerns Over Possible Bitcoin Mining Boom
China Launches Digital Yuan 'Hard Wallet' Card Pilot Program
China Launches Digital Yuan 'Hard Wallet' Card Pilot Program
Ripple's CEO Addresses Key Allegations by US SEC  — Legal Response Coming Soon
Ripple's CEO Addresses Key Allegations by US SEC — Legal Response Coming Soon
Crypto User Loses Over $100K in Bitcoin While Transferring His Wallet
Crypto User Loses Over $100K in Bitcoin While Transferring His Wallet
Spanish Police Detain Four People Allegedly Involved in a $15M Crypto Ponzi Scheme
Spanish Police Detain Four People Allegedly Involved in a $15M Crypto Ponzi Scheme
Major South Korean Bank Shinhan Is Set to Offer Crypto Custody-Related Services
Major South Korean Bank Shinhan Is Set to Offer Crypto Custody-Related Services
South Korean Government to Start Taxing Crypto Trading Profits in 2022
South Korean Government to Start Taxing Crypto Trading Profits in 2022
Hackers Are Using Three Fake Crypto-Related Apps to Drain Wallets
Hackers Are Using Three Fake Crypto-Related Apps to Drain Wallets
Top Gambling Firm IGT Obtains US Patent for a System to Enable Customers to Fund Their Bets via Crypto
Top Gambling Firm IGT Obtains US Patent for a System to Enable Customers to Fund Their Bets via Crypto
Bitcoin Trader Robbed During an In-Person Transaction, Kicked Out of Car in Hong Kong
Bitcoin Trader Robbed During an In-Person Transaction, Kicked Out of Car in Hong Kong
South Korean Politicians Won't Be Required to Disclose Their Crypto Holdings After Proposals Failed to Pass the National Assembly
South Korean Politicians Won't Be Required to Disclose Their Crypto Holdings After Proposals Failed to Pass the National Assembly
Ukraine Chooses Stellar Foundation to Develop Its CBDC, Regulatory Infrastructure for Stablecoins
Ukraine Chooses Stellar Foundation to Develop Its CBDC, Regulatory Infrastructure for Stablecoins
Kyrgyzstan Central Bank Is Set to Introduce Bills to Monitor Crypto Exchanges Activities and Forcing Them to Apply for Permits
Kyrgyzstan Central Bank Is Set to Introduce Bills to Monitor Crypto Exchanges Activities and Forcing Them to Apply for Permits
$8.2 Million Worth of NFT-Based Artwork Sold in the Last Month of 2020 as ETH Prices Rally
$8.2 Million Worth of NFT-Based Artwork Sold in the Last Month of 2020 as ETH Prices Rally
Chilean Court Orders Two Major Banks to Keep Open Checking Accounts of Crypto Exchange Buda
Chilean Court Orders Two Major Banks to Keep Open Checking Accounts of Crypto Exchange Buda
Colombian Financial Watchdog Says Local Firms Can Use Capital to Buy Bitcoin
Colombian Financial Watchdog Says Local Firms Can Use Capital to Buy Bitcoin
Number of Addresses Holding ETH Reaches a New All-Time High at the End of 2020
Number of Addresses Holding ETH Reaches a New All-Time High at the End of 2020
Record-Low Electricity Prices in Sweden Make It 'a Lucrative Place' to Mine Bitcoin, Says Report
Record-Low Electricity Prices in Sweden Make It 'a Lucrative Place' to Mine Bitcoin, Says Report
Study: Coinbase Underpaid Female and Black Employees at Much Larger Rates Than Those in the Technology Industry
Study: Coinbase Underpaid Female and Black Employees at Much Larger Rates Than Those in the Technology Industry
Production of $2.7 Million-per-Episode: South Korean Crypto-Related TV Drama Series Is Set to Start in 2021
Production of $2.7 Million-per-Episode: South Korean Crypto-Related TV Drama Series Is Set to Start in 2021
US Treasury Warns of Increasing Ransomware Campaigns Against Coronavirus Vaccine Research Institutions
US Treasury Warns of Increasing Ransomware Campaigns Against Coronavirus Vaccine Research Institutions
Bitcoin Miners Earn Over $1 Million per Hour — Revenue Increases 185% Since the 2020 Halving
Bitcoin Miners Earn Over $1 Million per Hour — Revenue Increases 185% Since the 2020 Halving
Nomura and Ripple Partner SBI Holdings Support XRP, Reject Token's Categorization as Security
Nomura and Ripple Partner SBI Holdings Support XRP, Reject Token's Categorization as Security
Okcoin and Coinbase to Halt XRP Trading Due to the US SEC Lawsuit Against Ripple
Okcoin and Coinbase to Halt XRP Trading Due to the US SEC Lawsuit Against Ripple