Author: Jimmy Aki

Based in the UK, Jimmy is an economic researcher with outstanding hands-on and heads-on experience in Macroeconomic finance analysis, forecasting and planning. He has honed his skills having worked cross-continental as a finance analyst, which gives him inter-cultural experience. He currently has a strong passion for regulation and macroeconomic trends as it allows him peek under the global bonnet to see how the world works. Contact him at Jimmy@beanstalk.io

CrazySkullz is a community that revolves around a collection of skull-based non-fungible tokens (NFTs). The collection includes 10,000 individual skulls with 146 distinct characteristics. These skulls are designed as avatars seeking to take control of Earth and turn it into a post-apocalyptic world ruled by evil. This agenda is reasonable, given that each skull has a history of committing heinous crimes. According to the project’s creators – Enkidu, Saydana, Fitz, and GB Art – these skulls are the most fearless criminals of all time, raised from the dead by the stench of evil that floats in the air. About Crazy…

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Each Cool Cats NFT has a variety of distinct characteristics. Over 300,000 different combinations including unique bodies, faces, facial hair, hats, glasses, clothing items, and more. Of course, not every Cool Cats is the same. Some are unquestionably cooler than others. With over 7 different levels, over half of the NFTs have a basic level of “cool”. Some Cats have labels such as “wild”, “classy”, and even “exotic” depending on their tier. While this ranking system pays homage to CryptoPunks and CryptoSkulls, any member of the Cool Cats community will gladly say that every cat is a Cool Cat. About…

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CyberBrokers is a fast-rising collection of 10,001 non-fungible tokens (NFTs). The project’s appeal largely lies in its recent shift from off-chain storage to on-chain making it more secure and interoperable than other NFT projects. This decision has since made CyberBrokers NFTs one of the most versatile as well as secure with the collection’s Asset Strength valuation pegged at a high of 100%. If you are curious about what makes CyberBrokers one of the most sought after NFT projects, we provide useful intel in this article. Read on! About CyberBrokers Every CyberBroker NFT is an art piece with its distinct features,…

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Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are taking the digital fashion landscape into a whole new level. One of the NFTs taking the burgeoning space by storm is Hape Prime NFT which dubs itself a fully 3D high-fashion Hapes project. Since its launch on January 19th, 2022, the project has built popularity among NFT enthusiasts and Ape loyalists. The project’s laid-down and luxurious fashion sense has drawn admiration from several Ape collectors. Ape-facing NFTs are no recent fad given the impressive job Yuga Labs’ Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC) NFTs have done in the crypto space. If you are keen on jumping on…

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Non-fungible token (NFT) enthusiasts are constantly hunting for new collections to buy as speculative investments. With names like the Bored Ape Yacht Club and Doodles going for relatively high prices, the Cosmodinos collection has become one of the best options for aficionados looking for affordable NFT collections. The collection is one of the most popular up-and-coming options for NFT collectors. Recently, the developers of the Cosmodinos collection have made a foray into the metaverse and virtual lands. These NFTs are expected to act as a gateway into a virtual world, thus increasing their appeal to many potential investors. Below, we’ll…

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Manila, the capital of the Philippines, is one of the most popular cities in the world. A budding tourist destination with a population of almost 2 million, the area is fast becoming a significant cash cow for the Filipino government. Like every capital city in the world, any business looking to set itself up in the Philippines will be working on establishing its presence in Manila. That rhetoric goes for gambling companies as well- especially those who have focused on the online space. To understand how Manila has become so prominent in online gambling, it’s worth getting a glimpse of…

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Online gambling is huge. Data from Statista estimates that the industry was worth $45.8 billion in 2017, and forecasts a $94.4 billion valuation in 2024. A market as big as this will undoubtedly attract investors and criminals who try to scam or game the system.  The ThreatMetrix Gaming and Gambling Cybercrime Report explained that about 1 in every 20 new accounts created on an online gaming site is connected to a fraudster. It further adds that bot attacks could account for as much as half of the daily online gambling traffic during peak attack periods. So, how can this problem be dealt with? Fraud…

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India is the fifth-largest economy in the world and the fastest-growing economy with a trillion-dollar value. A growing service sector and an incredible manufacturing industry have propelled the country’s GDP into the high trillion dollars. A recent piece from The Balance, argues that the county could be the world’s top economy by 2050, surpassing both America and China. Vague Online Gambling Laws Gambling, as a whole, has had a slow start in India. Online gaming itself is a fledgling industry and is growing at an astronomical level. The global online gambling market is expected to reach a $94 billion valuation by 2024,…

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Sports betting is still one of the largest and most lucrative betting industries in the world. Companies have coasted off its success for a long time, offering sports fans around the world the opportunity to place wagers on their favorite teams. The market itself is strong, with analysts forecasting a 9 percent Cumulative Average Growth Rate (CAGR) over the next half-decade and a total of $255.49 billion in value by 2024. When you take that chunk out of the total gambling industry around the world, you begin to get a sense of how valuable sports betting is. Esports and their Appeal However,…

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Gambling has long been touted as a revenue generator for government agencies- especially those in dire need of funds. In the U.S., the legalization of sports betting has gained traction ever since the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act of 1992 (PASPA) was repealed in 2018. Despite this approval, several states have refused to legalize the sector, keeping it at arm’s length. For these conservative states, Kentucky might provide a valuable lesson, going forward. Last week, the gambling sector in Kentucky got a significant boost after House Bill 137, was moved to the state legislature in its last hurdle before being passed…

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