Laura Shin

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Laura Shin is a crypto/blockchain journalist and host of the Unchained and Unconfirmed podcasts. Her book, The Cryptopians: Idealism, Greed, Lies, and the Making of the First Big Cryptocurrency Craze, which is about the 2017 initial coin offering phenomenon, will be published in January by PublicAffairs.

As a former senior editor of Forbes, she was the first mainstream reporter to cover crypto assets full-time. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa with Honors from Stanford University and has a master of arts from Columbia University’s School of Journalism.

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