CoinMarketRecap: Weekly Crypto News - Transcripts

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Welcome to CoinMarketRecap — the podcast from CoinMarketCap.com. We explore the week's top cryptocurrency stories in an easy-to-understand way, cover emerging trends, and interview the people who make the news.

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CoinMarketRecap: Weekly Crypto News Sept 26: Bitcoin weak, Buterin's big vision, Disney hiring crypto lawyer, NFT firms attack Apple Sept 26: Bitcoin weak, Buterin's big vis...

On today's CoinMarketRecap with Connor Sephton, Bitcoin suffers its lowest weekly close since December 2020. Vitalik Buterin reveals which two cryptocurrencies should move to Proof-of-Stake next. Also today, we reveal the hidden victims of pig butchering scams — and Disney is hiring a top lawyer who specializes in NFTs and the metaverse. Plus, find out why NFTs are so difficult to buy on iPhone apps… and discover what Bitcoin could have been called. You can follow us on Twitter — @ConnorSephton and @CoinMarketCap.

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CoinMarketRecap: Weekly Crypto News Sept 23, 24 & 25: Fed hikes, SEC criticized, Kraken's CEO resigns, Twitch crypto ban, Nayib Bukele — weekly news roundup Sept 23, 24 & 25: Fed hikes, SEC critici...

It's the weekend edition of CoinMarketRecap! Connor Sephton and Molly Jane Zuckerman chew over some of the biggest crypto stories from the past seven days. The Fed has increased interest rates to their highest level in 14 years — before Bitcoin launched — we find out how this will affect the crypto markets. The SEC claims the U.S. has full jurisdiction over Ethereum… is it right? Jesse Powell is stepping down as Kraken's CEO, we'll find out why. Plus, Twitch is banning livestreams of crypto gambling — and Nayib Bukele is controversially seeking re-election as El Salvador's president. Does he need to stay in power to keep the Bitcoin Law alive? You can follow us on Twitter — @ConnorSephton, @MollyJZuckerman and @CoinMarketCap.

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CoinMarketRecap: Weekly Crypto News Sept 21 & 22: Fed drama, Kraken CEO resigns, Twitch bans crypto gambling, 'Crypto King' owes millions Sept 21 & 22: Fed drama, Kraken CEO resi...

On today's CoinMarketRecap with Connor Sephton, crypto markets suffer whiplash as the Fed increases interest rates yet again. Jesse Powell announces he's stepping down as Kraken's CEO after 11 years. MicroStrategy buys more Bitcoin… and is already underwater. Twitch bans crypto gambling streams — it's gonna cost some content creators a lot of money. The U.S. considers a two-year ban on algorithmic stablecoins after UST's collapse. And a self-proclaimed Crypto King owes $35 million to investors… but just $2 million has been recovered so far. You can follow us on Twitter — @ConnorSephton and @CoinMarketCap.

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CoinMarketRecap: Weekly Crypto News Sept 19 & 20: Bitcoin at three-month lows, big development in SEC v Ripple — and where in the world is Do Kwon? Sept 19 & 20: Bitcoin at three-month low...

On today's CoinMarketRecap with Connor Sephton, South Korea says Do Kwon is clearly on the run — and asks Interpol to issue a red notice. Ninety different cryptocurrencies worth $160 million are stolen in a hack. The SEC raises eyebrows by claiming the U.S. has jurisdiction for the Ethereum blockchain. And why there could be a big breakthrough in the long-running legal fight between the SEC and Ripple over whether XRP is a security. You can follow us on Twitter — @ConnorSephton and @CoinMarketCap.

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CoinMarketRecap: Weekly Crypto News Sept 16, 17 & 18: The Merge, Hodlonaut v Wright, Do Kwon, Starbucks NFTs — weekly news roundup Sept 16, 17 & 18: The Merge, Hodlonaut v...

It's the weekend edition of CoinMarketRecap! Connor Sephton and Molly Jane Zuckerman chew over some of the biggest crypto stories from the past seven days. Ethereum successfully completes The Merge, a high-stakes trial between Hodlonaut and Craig Wright begins in Norway, and South Korea issues an arrest warrant for Do Kwon. Plus, Starbucks is planning to release NFTs. You can follow us on Twitter — @MollyJZuckerman, @ConnorSephton and @CoinMarketCap. 

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CoinMarketRecap: Weekly Crypto News Sept 15: Ethereum completes The Merge! What happened, what's next, and why it matters Sept 15: Ethereum completes The Merge! W...

On today's CoinMarketRecap with Connor Sephton, Ethereum successfully makes the switch from Proof-of-Work to Proof-of-Stake. We find out how The Merge went, why it's such a significant upgrade, and why Vitalik Buterin says the hard work for developers begins now. Plus — Craig Wright makes a big revelation during a trial in Norway, and South Korean officials attempt to void Do Kwon's passport. You can follow us on Twitter — @ConnorSephton and @CoinMarketCap.