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Galaxy Digital CEO Mike Novogratz (Will Foxley/The Big Empty)
Bitcoin Mining’s Boon for Small Town America
Will Foxley’s doc about a small Texas town’s embrace of a new mining facility paints a more positive story about Bitcoin’s impact on rural communities than typically reported....
Galaxy Digital CEO Mike Novogratz (Will Foxley/The Big Empty)

Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse (Scott Moore/Shutterstock/CoinDesk)
What Does Ripple’s Stablecoin Mean for XRP?
XRP has plenty of internet fans but Ripple has struggled to win real enterprise customers. Will its new stablecoin fill the gap and overshadow its existing token?
Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse (Scott Moore/Shutterstock/CoinDesk)

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What a Judge Said About the SEC's Suit Against Coinbase
A federal judge had a lot to say about the SEC's claims in its suit against Coinbase.
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SBF Is Going to Prison for 25 Years
A judge sentenced Bankman-Fried to a quarter century after a brief hearing.
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Sam Bankman-Fried Deserves a Life After Prison
He did incalculable harm, but arguing for a sentence longer than 25 years is unfair to the man and the industry he once represented.
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Recapping FTX Founder Sam Bankman-Fried's Trial
Bankman-Fried's sentencing kicks off in a few hours.
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Edvard Munch's "The Scream" (Art Institute of Chicago)
The Munchables Hack Is Way Worse Than It Seems
Apparently orchestrated from North Korea, the $63 million hack adds grist to the argument that crypto exploits pose a plausible national security risk.
Edvard Munch's "The Scream" (Art Institute of Chicago)

Binance (Nikhilesh De/CoinDesk)
Binance Is Having an Odd Time
Regulatory crackdowns, and possibly whatever is happening in Nigeria.
Binance (Nikhilesh De/CoinDesk)

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'We've Seen Breakdowns of Trust': Nathan Schneider on How to Democratize the Web
The activist's new book "Governable Spaces" explores ways blockchains can help people experiment with self-governance online.
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