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World Leaders Warmed to Blockchain at Davos This Year, Despite Crypto Winter
Crypto advertising has dropped at Davos in 2023, but discussions and panels from industry leaders are in full swing.
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As it did in 2022, Circle put up massive banner ads near the Davos Dorf train station for the World Economic Forum's 2023 conference. (Nikhilesh De/CoinDesk)
In Davos, Blockchain Yields More Promises Than Problems
A United Nations official makes the case for the underlying technology behind cryptocurrencies.
As it did in 2022, Circle put up massive banner ads near the Davos Dorf train station for the World Economic Forum's 2023 conference. (Nikhilesh De/CoinDesk)

CDCROP: Chicago Boardroom Ethereum (Sam Ewen/Midjourney/CoinDesk)
What Ethereum Tech Trends Are Weathering the Bear Market?
Zero-knowledge, staking and MEV are among the core tech concepts that have continued to attract attention amid the market slump.
CDCROP: Chicago Boardroom Ethereum (Sam Ewen/Midjourney/CoinDesk)

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Can Barry Silbert Delay the Inevitable?
The DCG chief executive has been accused of "stall tactics" in repaying creditors. What exactly will more time buy?
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President Herbert Hoover as an NFT (Midjourney/CoinDesk)
President Herbert Hoover Saves the Day for a Crypto Bank? Yeah, That’s Weird
Silvergate got propped up by the Federal Home Loan Bank system created in 1932.
President Herbert Hoover as an NFT (Midjourney/CoinDesk)

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Worldwide Grassroots Projects Can Lead Crypto Recovery
Crypto is not hurting lower income and marginalized communities, but instead providing them with new tools - through innovative governance models and tokenomics - to regain control from historically oppressive financial systems.
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Mystic picture of hacker with computer at dark room seen through a broken mirror.
Is Sam Bankman-Fried Losing His Mind?
The alleged fraudster's latest blog post shows a man completely divorced from reality.
Mystic picture of hacker with computer at dark room seen through a broken mirror.

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Crypto Bankruptcies Are Very Complicated
The FTX, Voyager, Celsius and BlockFi bankruptcy proceedings are proving how complicated they really are.
Judge holding gavel, close-up

(Hal Finney)
Remembering Hal Finney on the 14th Anniversary of the First Bitcoin Transaction
The legendary cypherpunk was the first to download and receive bitcoin – helping to prove the system worked.
(Hal Finney)

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Two Advisor Credentialing Organizations Have Their Say on Crypto
Advisors are warned by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards (CFP Board) and the Chartered Financial Analyst Institute (CFA Institute) to look before they leap.
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