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The Node: Dogecoin Is a Joke, Get Over It
Save the internet intellectualizing for another day.
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2019 C2E2
Consolidations Are Coming to Crypto
Coinbase is for sure going to buy more companies. And with the success of its stock listing, other crypto companies are sure to follow and will also do what public companies do: buy things.
2019 C2E2

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Examining the Split Reactions to the Coinbase Listing
“They used to be revolutionary,” one former user said.
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Crypto Is Still the Frontier for Journalism
An interview with ERC-20 co-creator Simon de la Rouviere about his new media project combining NFTs, DAOs and cryptocurrency.
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The Node: Coinbase Is the Listing to End All Listings
Coinbase is the first of many crypto startups to go public. But, as crypto continues to eat traditional finance, will those listings matter?
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The Node: Balaji's Blueprint for India
A proposal to integrate digital wallets into India's national software stack shows how crypto could go mainstream with government help.
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There's Certified Fair Trade Coffee, So How About Certified and Persistent NFTs?
As the hype dies down, the pressure is off to mint every NFT imaginable for a quick buck and the industry can turn its attention to less sexy but crucial foundational matters.
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The Node: Bitcoin, Warts and All
If mass adoption is the aim, we might as well tell the truth about what that world looks like. The whole truth.
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China, the Convenient Foil
Peter Thiel is both right and wrong in calling bitcoin a tool that could empower China and challenge the U.S. dollar.
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The Accidental Crypto Lobbyist
Our reporter contacts state lawmakers for clarification and ends up inadvertently reshaping a bill.
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