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Journalist at CryptoSlate
Liam 'Akiba' Wright
Liam first got into crypto by mining Dogecoin after hours at his video production company in 2012. Since then he has become a ‘blockchain maximalist’ fascinated by all aspects of web3. Also known as Akiba, Liam believes that decentralized ledger technology has yet to truly make its mark on society. He predicts the next 10 years will bring in a dawn of a new age of technological innovation. Aside from journalism Liam has consulted for many digital businesses globally including Nike, Colgate, Vimto, and Manchester United. He has also written for film and TV with a focus on speculative fiction.
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