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Laura Shin: Centralization Is a ‘Significant Concern’ for Ethereum
Laura Shin: Centralization Is a ‘Significant Concern’ for Ethereum
The Ethereum Merge will transition the protocol from proof-of-work (PoW) to proof-of-stake (PoS), but it comes with risks. Crypto podcaster and author Laura Shin addresses her...
Laura Shin: Centralization Is a ‘Significant Concern’ for Ethereum

Laura Shin: Blockchain Network Effects Will 'Strengthen' If Ethereum Merge Is Successful
Laura Shin: Blockchain Network Effects Will ‘Strengthen’ If Ethereum Merge Is Successful
“A lot of blockchain network effects really depend on the perception around the individuals involved,” says podcaster and author Laura Shin. “That will only be strengthened …...
Laura Shin: Blockchain Network Effects Will 'Strengthen' If Ethereum Merge Is Successful

Laura Shin on Why Ethereum Merge Is Significant for the Crypto World
Laura Shin on Why Ethereum Merge Is Significant for the Crypto World
The anticipated Ethereum Merge is expected to be completed around mid September. Crypto podcaster and author Laura Shin joins “First Mover” to discuss the significance of the...
Laura Shin on Why Ethereum Merge Is Significant for the Crypto World

Real-world Money Finds Unreal Opportunity in the Metaverse
Real-world Money Finds Unreal Opportunity in the Metaverse
Kyle Samani, Managing Partner at Multicoin Capital, joins Aglaé Ventures' General Partner Vanessa Grellet at Consensus 2022 to discuss the funding opportunities in Web3 and th...
Real-world Money Finds Unreal Opportunity in the Metaverse

The Story of the First DAO
The Story of the First DAO
Host of the "Unchained" podcast Laura Shin joins Consensus 2022 to discuss her book “The Cryptopians: Idealism, Greed, Lies, and the Making of the First Big Cryptocurrency Cra...
The Story of the First DAO

How Coverage of Crypto in the Media Has Evolved and Is Changing
How Coverage of Crypto in the Media Has Evolved and Is Changing
‘The Cryptopians’ author Laura Shin, CoinDesk Regulatory Reporter Amitoj Singh, Cointelegraph Senior Reporter Rachel Wolfson and Decrypt Reporter Jason Nelson discuss how cryp...
How Coverage of Crypto in the Media Has Evolved and Is Changing

Though he was one of many Ethereum cofounders, Vitalik Buterin's contributions - including surprisingly careful management - were pivotal. (David Paul Morris/Bloomberg/Getty)
Ethereum’s Dark Underbelly Shows That Even in Crypto, Trust Matters
Laura Shin’s book “The Cryptopians” drives home the reality that the human element is at least as important as it is in traditional fields.
Though he was one of many Ethereum cofounders, Vitalik Buterin's contributions - including surprisingly careful management - were pivotal. (David Paul Morris/Bloomberg/Getty)

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Laura Shin on Greed, Hacks and Crypto Idealism
The podcaster and author shares the story of Ethereum’s early days.
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Laura Shin on ‘The Cryptopians’ and What She Discovered Investigating the Ethereum Origin Story
Laura Shin on ‘The Cryptopians’ and What She Discovered Investigating the Ethereum Origin Story
Crypto journalist and “Unchained” podcast host Laura Shin gives a behind-the-scenes look into the making of her new book “The Cryptopians” on today’s episode of “First Mover.”
Laura Shin on ‘The Cryptopians’ and What She Discovered Investigating the Ethereum Origin Story