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FTX Revival Proposal Supported by Sam Bankman-Fried Lifts FTT Token

Sam Bankman-Fried came out in support of crypto influencer Ran Neuner's FTX revival idea, sending the exchange's battered FTT tokens higher.

Dec 9, 2022 at 11:33 a.m. UTC

Crypto Markets Analysis: Bitcoin's in the Doldrums as Investors Eye FTX Hearing, FOMC Meeting

The largest crypto by market cap and ether barely moved from a week ago. A likely 50-point basis point rate hike already seems priced into markets.

Dec 9, 2022 at 8:31 p.m. UTC

Bieber, Madonna Among Dozens of Celebs Named in Lawsuit Alleging Yuga Labs NFT 'Scheme'

The suit claims that celebrity endorsements of Bored Ape Yacht Club NFTs and ApeCoin tokens resulted in financial loss for investors. Yuga Labs called the allegations ""opportunistic and parasitic."

Dec 9, 2022 at 10:19 p.m. UTC

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The Definitive List of the Biggest Changemakers in Crypto, Blockchain and Web3. Presented by Bitstamp


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DESK Upgrade on CoinDesk’s Website Offers Tokenized Reader Experience

The social token’s expansion helps CoinDesk establish a Web3-driven feedback loop with readers.

Dec 6, 2022

Introducing Consensus Magazine: Putting Web3 in Perspective

Magazines are powerful when they spark dialogue about what’s happening now and could happen in the future. That’s Consensus all over, so we’re renaming Layer 2 after CoinDesk’s annual event.

Dec 5, 2022
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2022’s Most Influential Bitcoiners

A look at the folks who drove the bitcoin space forward over the last year.

Dec 9, 2022
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Crypto’s Most Influential of 2022, With Ben Schiller

We discuss this year's account of those who positively and negatively influenced the crypto space and forever shaped its future.

Dec 9, 2022
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Crypto Update | Sam Bankman-Fried's Self-Incrimination Tour

With bitcoin ticking back up above $17K, plus a look at Sam Bankman-Fried’s media tour before his appearance before a congressional committee, CoinDesk’s “Markets Daily” is back with its latest news roundup.

Dec 9, 2022




CDCROP: CZ aka Changpeng Zhao CEO of Binance at Consensus Singapore 2018 (CoinDesk)

Binance Suspends Account of Customer for Being ‘Unreasonable’

The user, who goes by the name "CoinMamba" on Twitter, started criticizing the exchange after some of his funds allegedly got stolen on his Binance account, but the exchange cited threats made to its customer service team in explaining the suspension.

Dec 9, 2022
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Polygon Studios CEO: Our Company Is a ‘Funnel’ for Big Brand Partnerships

Ryan Wyatt discusses why consumer brands looking to jump into Web3 are flocking to his company.

Dec 9, 2022
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Sam Bankman-Fried’s Alameda Research Secretly Funded Crypto Media Site The Block and Its CEO

CEO Michael McCaffrey has resigned as a result of the loans coming to light, The Block confirmed.

Dec 9, 2022