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What One Crypto VC Is Focusing on During the Bear Market
A reading of three Twitter threads on macro and crypto.
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CoinDesk Confidential: Meltem Demirors
Coinshare's chief strategy officer has fun taking our version of the Proust Questionnaire ahead of Consensus.
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What New Investors Don't Understand About Bitcoin Mining and Renewable Energy
An insider's look at how Bitcoin is making renewable energy sustainable featuring industry veterans Meltem Demirors and Harry Sudock.
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The Bitcoin Whales Won’t Stop Buying
According to a number of different data points, bitcoin whales saw last week’s volatility and price declines as a chance to accumulate.
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For What Future Are We Building Bitcoin?
A reading of Meltem Demirors new essay “Unintended Architecture” asks some key questions about intention setting for the future of Bitcoin.
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Unstoppable Domains Launches Censorship-Resistant Blogging Platform
Decentralized blogging is coming to a .crypto URL near you thanks to a partnership between Unstoppable Domains and Protocol Labs.
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Meltem Demirors Takes the 'Proust Questionnaire'
CoinShares' Demirors on her legacy: "My memoir will be short and sweet - 'Meltem. She had a good time.'"
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The Federal Reserve Has Its ‘Come to Satoshi’ Moment
Shifting a stance of mostly ignoring CBDCs, a Federal Reserve governor says the Fed is now actively studying the possibility of a US digital currency.
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Jill Carlson, Meltem Demirors Back $3.3M Round for Non-Custodial Settlement Protocol Arwen
The funding will help the Boston-based Arwen expand its non-custodial settlement system, potentially to institutional players.
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Meltem Demirors on Government Digital Currencies and Why ‘The Halvening’ Gets Weird
Why the narrative of 2019 was the emergence of Central Bank Digital Currencies and why the halving won’t go as people expect
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