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Awards ceremony at Blockchain Economy Istanbul Courtesy: Blockchain Economy Istanbul Team
Turkish Delight or Slight: Decoding Eurasia’s Largest Blockchain Event
Billed as Eurasia’s largest blockchain conference, Blockchain Economy Istanbul didn’t live up to the hype, some attendees said.
Awards ceremony at Blockchain Economy Istanbul Courtesy: Blockchain Economy Istanbul Team

According to former employees, "Terra" was the unofficial beer of Terraform Labs.  (Sam Kessler/CoinDesk)
'Don't Say Terra' and Other Reflections From Korea's Crypto Extravaganza
A string of conferences in Seoul explored the future of DeFi, but the $40 billion blowup of a major Korean project was not on the agenda.
According to former employees, "Terra" was the unofficial beer of Terraform Labs.  (Sam Kessler/CoinDesk)

Attendees gather on the dance floor at the Goblintown party. (Eli Tan/CoinDesk)
‘We’re Poor Again, but We’re Still Here’: Why NFT.NYC Won’t Die
It was fun, it was cringe – in short, the premier NFT conference was again itself.
Attendees gather on the dance floor at the Goblintown party. (Eli Tan/CoinDesk)

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No One Is Saying 'Crypto Winter' at Consensus
The once-humble gathering has become a beautiful, crazy beast (but not a bear).
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Consensus 2022 Visitor Guide: Inside the DAOs
Short for decentralized autonomous organizations, DAOs will be covered extensively at Consensus. Here are our top picks for those interested in jumping down the DAO rabbit hole.
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The main stage of Permissionless 2022 ahead of the event. (Blockworks/Twitter)
LUNA’s Ghost Haunts ‘Permissionless’ Crypto Conference
At the first industry conference since Terra’s $40 billion collapse, companies and investors say crypto could face a more uncertain future.
The main stage of Permissionless 2022 ahead of the event. (Blockworks/Twitter)

The Solana conference's closing gala (Zack Seward/CoinDesk)
Solana Throws a Three-Day Party for Itself
Venture cash and staggering gains loomed large over Lisbon as the superfast network celebrated one hell of a year.
The Solana conference's closing gala (Zack Seward/CoinDesk)

NFT NYC Margaritaville (Nicole Goodkind)
Enter the Margaritaverse: My Week at NFT.NYC
The daytime event felt like a pretext for the lavish after-parties.
NFT NYC Margaritaville (Nicole Goodkind)

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NFT Ticketing Gets Boost With Mobile App From YellowHeart
The New York-based startup is integrating art and collectibility into event ticketing.
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Highlights From CoinDesk’s Bitcoin for Advisors 2021
Notable keynote speakers including Ric Edelman, Michael Kitces, Michael Sonnenshein, Tyrone Ross, Dani Fava and many more offered their perspectives on all things bitcoin for financial professionals.
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