164. News: Crypto regulation gets real and Jay-Z launches a Bitcoin academy

gm. Mauricio Magaldi is back this week to talk about the latest and greatest news in the world of crypto, including:

  • Key US senators introduce crypto bill outlining sweeping plan for future rules – 1:50
  • The crypto community says the UK’s FCA is finally starting to listen – 13:10
  • Scorsese producer Niels Juul’s KinoDAO is using NFTs to fund indie films – 30:00
  • Jay-Z and Jack Dorsey launch ‘Bitcoin Academy’ at rapper’s childhood home in Brooklyn – 39:30
  • PayPal adds new crypto services including transfers to other wallets – 47:30

We are also joined by some amazing guests:

  • Gwera Kiwana, Product Manager, 11:FS
  • Luca Prosperi, Lending Oversight at MakerDAO

The Tweet of the Week comes from Bitfly, @etherchain_org.

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Special Guests: Gwera Kiwana and Luca Prosperi.

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