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What a Web3 Hackathon Teaches Us About Diversity in Crypto
CRADL’s Katherine Paseman helped organize a new type of crypto bootcamp, helping founders address social, environmental and justice issues around the world.
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CDCROP: Lindsey McInerney
'It’s Always the Community': Web3 and the Future of Movies
Lindsey McInerney on why entertainment will bring the first 100 million people to Web3.
CDCROP: Lindsey McInerney

CDCROP: David Bianchi (Robin L Marshall/Getty Images)
'I Knew I Was Here to Stay': Talking the Future of Web3 With David Bianchi
The actor discusses his latest blockchain-based film and TV projects and his vision for the next generation of Web3 entertainment.
CDCROP: David Bianchi (Robin L Marshall/Getty Images)

CDCROP: DJ/producer Steve Aoki (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
'I'm a Crypto Guy': Why Steve Aoki Believes in Web3
The electronic music DJ talks NFTs, Elon Musk and building a waterpark in the metaverse.
CDCROP: DJ/producer Steve Aoki (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

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Why Would Anyone Take a College Course on Urbit?
Neal Davis taught the first graduate-level seminar on the controversial computing platform Urbit. Here’s why.
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CDCROP: Paris: Justin Sun, Founder of Tron and Permanent Ambassador of the Grenada government to the World Trade Organization speaking at the Binance Blockchain Week in Paris. (Amitoj Singh/CoinDesk)
Tron Founder Justin Sun Thinks Crypto Could Learn Something From TradFi
“We want our 100 million customers to know that we really take their money and their data seriously,” he said in an interview with CoinDesk.
CDCROP: Paris: Justin Sun, Founder of Tron and Permanent Ambassador of the Grenada government to the World Trade Organization speaking at the Binance Blockchain Week in Paris. (Amitoj Singh/CoinDesk)

CDCROP: Congressman James Himes (Joshua Roberts-Pool/Getty Images)
Digital Dollar Likely Won't Be Part of Retail Banking World, US Lawmaker Says
White House reports on central bank digital currencies "point the way" but Congress still has to pass legislation on these issues, Congressman Jim Himes told CoinDesk.
CDCROP: Congressman James Himes (Joshua Roberts-Pool/Getty Images)

SEC Chair Gary Gensler (Evelyn Hockstein-Pool/Getty Images)
SEC's Gensler Holds Firm That Existing Laws Make Sense for Crypto
I sat down (virtually) with SEC Chair Gary Gensler last week ahead of a speech on digital assets. Here’s the transcript.
SEC Chair Gary Gensler (Evelyn Hockstein-Pool/Getty Images)

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Andreessen Horowitz Says Crypto Can Shift Power Away From Big Internet Companies: Report
Months after it established a $4.5 billion crypto fund, the venture capital firm also said it sees the crypto market slump as an investment opportunity.
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What the Tornado Cash Sanction Means for Privacy Coins
The U.S. government’s sanction of a key Ethereum application shows the need for anonymizing tools in crypto, an advocate says.
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