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On The Brink with Castle Island

May 19, 2023

Nic and Matt return for another week of news and deals. In this episode: 

  • Nic and Matt reminisce on the Bitcoin Miami conference
  • Ripple wins a key victory over the SEC in the Hinman test
  • Texas passes a proof of reserve bill
  • The SEC alleges that Filecoin is a security 
  • What's the deal with Worldcoin? 
  • How biometrics and blockchain can help with AI 
  • Regulating AI
  • Tether is buying Bitcoin
  • John Ray is trying to claw back more funds
  • Is Michael Lewis an innocent bystander in the FTX situation?

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